NordVPN to Accept BTT

NordVPN started operating since 2012, and today its user base is estimated at more than 8 million people worldwide
23 May 2019   759

The popular virtual private network provider NordVPN has added the BitTorrent (BTT) token as one of the payment methods.

It also support such payment options as Bitcoin, Litecoin (LTC) and Tron (TRX).

NordVPN has been offering services since 2012, and today its user base is estimated at more than 8 million people worldwide.

BitTorrent Crowdsale, which lasted 18 minutes and collected $ 7.2 million, took place on January 28th. The token will be used to reward users for distributing files on BitTorrent and µTorrent torrent trackers.

Additionally, Sun shared some news on the upcoming BTT to µTorrent Classic integration. It should happen before the end of June. The function is implemented as part of the BitTorrent Speed project and will allow more than 100 million users to earn BTT tokens, which can then be spent on the purchase of various products and services.

We are proud to be working with providers in the privacy and security industry to accept BTT, and more exciting announcements are coming.
 

Justin Sun

Founder, TRON\ CEO, Bittorrent

In March, BitTorrent developers announced the opening of early access to the BitTorrent Live streaming service.

P. Durov Called to Testify in SEC vs Telegram Case

To testify, Durov will choose the date of January 7 or 8, 2020 and the address agreed by the participants in the process
26 November 2019   219

Telegram founder Pavel Durov and two company employees must come to testify during the current trial with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), CoinDesk writes referring to a document signed on November 25 by Judge Peter Kevin Castel of the New York Southern District Court. .

According to the document, to testify, Durov will choose the date of January 7 or 8, 2020 and the address agreed by the participants in the process. The main meeting at which the legal status of the Gram token will be decided is still scheduled for late February.

Also on December 16 in London, testimony should be given by Telegram Vice President Ilya Perekopsky, presumably responsible for contacts with investors during tokensales. The third person called to pre-testify on December 10 in London is Syam Pareh, a Telegram employee, whose name is indicated in the documents for investors.