The file-sharing communications protocol based on a peer-to-peer network, BitTorrent is owned by the TRON Foundation and now it accepts some of the leading cryptocurrencies for the popular Pro and Ads Free products via an implementation with a leading integrated payments gateway provider for digital currencies, CoinPayments.net.
With @CoinPaymentsNET, a leading integrated payment gateway provider for digital currencies, @BitTorrent introduces cryptocurrencies into the world’s largest decentralized network. Users can now purchase BitTorrent’s premium products with $TRX $BNB & $BTC. https://t.co/ESvpDDyqGT pic.twitter.com/YOi9iXexX2
— TRON Foundation (@Tronfoundation) November 27, 2018
According to the reveal, users are now able to use TRON’s native cryptocurrency, TRX, Binance Coin and Bitcoin to buy one-year subscriptions on BitTorrent or µTorrent products, including Ads Free and Pro Windows. The Pro products include anti-virus and anti-malware screening, file converting and playability in HD.
The founder of TRON and the CEO of BitTorrent, Justin Sun spoke on the matter and said:
“BitTorrent joins a growing list of online companies whose products and services accept TRX as payment. With BitTorrent’s over 100 million users, the move helps increase the use of TRX in online marketplaces while giving consumers more options to unlock value from BitTorrent’s premium products.”
At the current time of writing, TRON is currently number 12 on the top 100 cryptocurrencies and is currently in the green – such as the rest of the market. The token is up 12.80 percent at the current time of writing giving it a price of $0.01 and a market cap of $857,065,516.
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