The expected ICO 2018 without doubt be called the project of Pavel Durov, a cryptocurrency Gram and the Telegram Open platform Network (TON).
Leading Silicon valley investors are planning to invest massive amounts of money in this ICO. Companies such as Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Benchmark and Sequoia Capital are prepared to invest at least $20 million.
Potential investors Telegram at the time supported by Google, Apple and Amazon. In addition, Sequoia Capital has invested in cryptocurrency startups, including, for example, mining company Bitmain and KnCMiner, and exchange Koinify.
There is little doubt the success of this project and everyone wants to grab a piece soon. Such mindsets of the masses successfully used by scammers who create fake web sites where “sell” tokens Telegram. Income from such activities is very significant. Judge for yourself, if for website promotion with the help of standard marketing tools, scammers are willing to pay professionals $20 000 per day:
The attackers caused sincere bewilderment a failure of marketers to participate in their shenanigans:
In early January, many users Telegram to the e-mail came a letter in which they were asked to buy tokens blockchain platform TON. The letter stated that the Telegram is going to launch its own cryptocurrency 1 February 2018 at a price of $0.15, but now you can participate in a private sale. The letter referred to allegedly on the project site. It has the expected style TON, and in the section “Team” presents a real team and family.
Pavel Durov warns users against fraudulent purchases Gram tokens:
If you see or receive offers to “buy Grams”, let us know at https://t.co/ctdTBQCRNc— Pavel Durov (@durov) 21 January 2018
If you have seen or received offers of “buying a G”, let us know on the channel Antiscam.
Attention: Telegram publishes its official announcements only at https://t.co/ePcweVcGCP. Everything else is most likely a scam.— Pavel Durov (@durov) 23 December 2017
In connection with the increase in the number of fraudulent projects, once again we remind you that the official information about the project TON will be published only on the website of the Telegram.