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Public testing platform TON starts September 1st
Telegram plans to start public testing blockchain platform TON (Telegram Open Network) September 1, misleading the media with reference to one TON of investors who learned of the plans from the command of the messenger, and leader of one of the companies that participated in the closed testing phase of the platform. During the public test free code should appear in the node (the node blockchain network) and instructions for its installation. Should also be available sharding (this is the process of breaking down a transaction into separate pieces for scalability) and consensus (mechanism of confirming new blocks in the blockchain) that will allow you to test the entire blockchain. It is expected that the Telegram would lay out in public access node code and detailed documentation for installing it that will allow any developer to create their own node blockchain TON.
Alibaba and Tencent first to start to adopt a national cryptocurrency of China
The people’s Bank of China will provide access to their digital currency, Alibaba, Tencent, Union Pay, and also the largest banks in the country. According to said sources associated with the development of a national digital currency, during the launch phase, seven organizations will be able to access the new asset. In addition, eight other unnamed agencies can access the list of recipients of the first stage. It is reported that the launch of a national digital currency can occur until 11 November, when China celebrates the day of the bachelor and carried out widespread sales.
NYT: Telegram will distribute the first batch of tokens Gram for two months
Telegram will distribute the first batch of tokens Gram for two months, misleading investors blockchain project Telegram Open Network (TON). In the words of sources who received notification from Telegram, the first tokens credited to their account until October 31. Otherwise, the company will have to return the money to investors. Investors also stated that the digital wallet to store tokens Gram will be available to 200-300 million users of the messenger Telegram. It is assumed that Gram can be used for conducting money transfers and payment of goods and services in the application. 31 Oct documents specified in the Telegram as the deadline for launching the network, so the company is trying to do everything possible to comply with the stated deadlines. While analyst David Gerard says: “I can’t imagine what miracle Telegram might have something to coordinate with the regulators until the end of October”.
Binance will launch a futures platform in September
The head of the cryptocurrency exchanges of the Binance Chanpen Zhao announcedthat futures products or service will be launched in September 2019. During the broadcast, Zhao confirmed that the first will be launched BTC/USDT. As previously reported, limit the size of leverage up to x20, but in the future, it is supposed to be increased. Zhao also noted that currently Binance is focused on the empowerment of stacking cryptocurrency assets. In recent years, the exchange implemented the stacking of such cryptocurrencies as Algorand, Stratis, Qtum and Stellar.
The total market capitalization of crypto-currencies on the 17:10 is 264,5 billion. Trading volume for 24 hours amounted to 45 billion dollars.
- Bitcoin (Bitcoin) over the past day rose by 0.37% to $10 197,24.
- The ether (ETH/USD) fell 0.18% to $187,24.
- XRP (XRP/USD) fell 0.46% to $0,267.
- Bitcoin Cash (EXANTE: Bitcoin.Cash) fell by 0.13% to $307,33.
- Litecoin (LTC/USD) fell by 0.87% to $72,44.
The best growth among the top 100 cryptocurrencies showed Synthetix Network Token (+13.24 per cent)
The profitability of mining
- Bitcoin: $0,265 per 1 TH/s
- Ether: $0,0162 per 1 MH/s
- Bitcoin Cash: $0,275 per 1 TH/s
- Litecoin: $1,694 per 1 GH/s
- Dash: $0,0239 1 GH/s
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