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Cryptocurrency is a medium of exchange, namely digital cash and crypto currency. It can be sold or bought and is used to purchase goods and services online. What makes it different from the ordinary currency is that it is secured by cryptography and a network of computers verifying every transaction. As decentralized digital money, cryptocurrency is based on blockchain technology. The most widely used cryptocurrencies nowadays are Bitcoin, Ethererum, LiteCoin, and Ripple.
Unlike Canadian messaging company Kik and Russia-originated Telegram, LINE managed to develop blockchain technology and issue their tokens.
Telegram filed a lawsuit against a Florida-based startup in May 2018, which also intended to create its own cryptocurrency called Gram. But after Pavel Durov announced the TON project's closure, it was decided to withdraw the lawsuit against Lantah LLC.
Florida Teen Accused of Massive Twitter Hack Targeting Barack Obama, Bill Gates, Elon Musk, and Others
On July 15, a Florida teen hacker gained access to Twitter accounts of Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, Barack Obama, and many others. On August 5, court hearings began against Graham Ivan Clark, a 17-year-old guy from Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida.
A Massive Crypto Scam on Twitter Hits High-Profile Accounts and Corporations, Including Apple, Barack Obama, and Elon Musk
The hacked accounts include those of Barack Obama, Elon Musk, Kanye West, Joe Biden, Bill Gates, Michael Bloomberg, Apple, Uber, Jeff Bezos, Jack Dorsey, and others.
Telegram and SEC Concluded a Settlement Agreement. Durov Will Pay a Fine of $18.5 Million and Return $1.22 Billion to TON Investors
On June 25, it became known that Telegram and the SEC entered into an agreement of lawsuit, under which Durov’s team would pay a fine of $18.5 million, and would also be obliged to return $1.22 billion to investors.