BitTorrent, an acquisition of TRON Foundation, is again in the news, as the CEO of BitTorrent Justin Sun recently claimed in a live-streamed video that android clients on both BitTorrent and uTorrent clients platform has reached a monthly high of 100 million.
Justin Sun, in a live-streamed video on Periscope where he expanded on the new acquisition of BitTorrent, DLive, made this noteworthy comment.
As well, BitTorrentSpeed, another section of the platform, reached 250,000 monthly active users. Also, nothing less than 75,000 people are making use of BitTorrentSpeed every day, a separate claim by BitTorrent has indicated. According to BitTorrent, an average user makes use of the platform 4 to 5 times every week.
TRON’s Justin Sun on BitTorrent and DLive Partnership
Sun spoke extensively on how the partners are geared towards transforming the blockchain industry by making DLive the number one decentralized content sharing platform, thereby making it a competitor to Periscope, YouTube and other big platforms.
The entrepreneur hopes to make DLive become the number platform used by content sharers on the blockchain and crypto ecosystem, saying contents on the platform cannot be deleted by anybody.
Justin Sun, says he’s making the platform available to everyone. He added that anyone can follow news and videos on DLive.
Justin said DLive has a few million active users at the moment, but with the link with BitTorrent, it would be easy for the platform to make tenths of millions of daily active users in a couple of months.
DLvie will be available in BitTorrent and uTorrent, while all other platforms would be synched with DLive. Justin said BitTorrent would be the native token of BitTorrent. He said content creators will be rewarded in BitTorrent token as well.
Justin Sun said he would move his live-streaming to DLive, the same way he would enjoin crypto influencers to join the platform by giving them incentives.
ACE Protocol Partners BitTorrent
ACE Protocol Foundation has announced a collaboration with BitTorrent. The strategic partnership is to allow Lino Network’s aim of a value-sharing content economy to grow.
The partnership will make the foundation jettison its Lino Coin and the Lino blockchain to embrace the BitTorrent protocol and its BTT tokens.
While nothing much has been said about the collaboration, the ACE Protocol Foundation says it will make further clarification on January 15, 2020, for Lino coin holders and Lino blockchain validators.