According to Telegram info, the Gram cryptocurrency wallet appeared in the alpha version of Telegram for iOS for developers. Users shared wallet screenshots online:
When creating a wallet, you need to provide 24 words that will be used to restore access to the wallet, even if you forget your password or lose access to your account.
So far, Telegram has functionality for creating and deleting a wallet, as well as the ability to receive and send tokens. The address of your wallet can be shared, including through a QR code.
In early September, Telegram posted in openaccess test version of TON. Anyone could test the platform. By agreement with investors, the platform should earn in full mode by October 31, otherwise Telegram will have to return the invested funds.
In March 2018, during the ICO, Pavel and NikolaiDurovs raised $ 850 million to develop TON. In total, investors invested $ 1.7 billion in the project. Among the investors are Qiwi co-founder Sergey Solonin and Wimm-Bill-Dann co-founder David Yakobashvili.
TON is an ecosystem on the blockchain with its own services, applications and site analogues. An important part of TON should be the payment system for the Gram currency.