Justin Sun, the founder of TRON and CEO of BitTorrent, announced via a Tweet that the giant peer-to-peer file sharing platform of BitTorrent that the firm bought last year will be launching a new token. Dubbed as BTT, its crowdfunding will be on the Binance LaunchPad.
Sun also added in the Tweet that the BTT token is one of the first major steps towards creating a truly decentralized internet, a vision initially highlighted by Tron’s Project Atlas.
Excited to unveil our new token BitTorrent $BTT and its crowdfunding on #BinanceLaunchpad!! The @BitTorrent token is the first of many steps towards achieving mass adoption of a truly decentralized internet. Come to #niTROn2019 for more info ? @binance https://t.co/PwQZuYRKN2
— Justin Sun (@justinsuntron) January 3, 2019