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Toncoin (TON) is a decentralized layer-1 blockchain developed in 2018 by the encrypted messaging platform Telegram. Initially conceptualized as the “Telegram Open Network” (TON), the project underwent significant developments before being abandoned by Telegram. Following this, the TON Foundation took over the project, rebranding it as The Open Network, which consists of the TON Blockchain, TON DNS, TON Storage, and TON Sites. TON is the native cryptocurrency of the Toncoin ecosystem, and can be used to pay for transaction fees, staking rewards in the proof of stake (PoS) network, and participate in governance activities, earning rewards for their contributions to the ecosystem. Toncoin aims to establish a high-performance blockchain network capable of supporting a wide range of decentralized applications (dApps) and services, by addressing the scalability, security, and usability challenges faced by existing blockchain platforms, through solutions such as sharding techniques. TON's ecosystem includes several services. TON Payments aims to facilitate micropayments through off-chain transactions with final balances enforced on-chain. TON DNS addresses the usability issue by linking human-readable names to accounts and smart contracts. TON Storage provides a secure, decentralized file storage solution, utilizing a torrent-inspired architecture for file availability. TON Proxy offers online privacy tools akin to decentralized VPNs, enhancing user privacy and facilitating the creation of censorship-resistant dApps . Toncoin operates as a decentralized and permissionless blockchain network that enables fast, secure, and cost-effective transactions. TON offeres faster block validation time and advanced sharding support, enabling near-instant cross-shard communication and a higher capacity for parallel transaction processing, to achieve high throughput and low latency, making it suitable for a variety of use cases, including decentralized finance (DeFi), digital payments, gaming, and more.