Telegram will begin testing the TON blockchain platform

1 Year ago / News / Daily crypto digest

Main cryptocurrency news on the 17th of October

Main news: 

  • Telegram will begin testing the TON blockchain platform in late autumn

Business and Finance

  • Coinbase to open office in Dublin
  • Bitfinex Bitcoin Exchange introduced a new system of fiat deposits
  • Investor Mike Novograts: institutional investors will “raise” Bitcoin in early 2019
  • Ethereum Foundation has allocated grants for $ 3 million
  • Paxos Standard has reached $ 50 million in capitalization.
  • Tether: all USDT tokens are fully secured with fiat funds
  • Parity Signer v2.0 Turns Old Phones into Cryptoscals
  • Bithumb launched Bithumb DEX

Law and Legislation

  • Hackers stole altcoins for $ 338,000 from a decentralized casino


  • Fidelity Investments creates a platform for institutional cryptoinvestors
  • Sony will protect digital rights with blockchain