As of Thursday, Bitcoin price has been dropping, dragging other altcoins along into the red pit. Tron has recently been pushed to take position 12 on CoinMarketCap from spot 11 it had held previously.
Currently, TRX and BTT are sliding on charts, along with the rest of the market. However, BitTorrent has announced a major upgrade.
BitTorrent develops a new decentralized protocol for storing data
BTFS will enable users turn their computers into file storage centres cooperating with other users or companies.
According to the roadmap, a BTFS testnet was launched at some point in Q2 2019. The mainnet will be released in the third quarter this year.
BitTorrent’s ambition is to use its 100 mln user base along with more than 1,000 Tron nodes and other resources of Tron in order to turn itself into the biggest global network for distributed file storage.
BTFS is expected to be fully launched and implemented around April 2020. More details can be found here.
Current TRX, BTT market situation
At press time, TRX is trading at $0.0314, ranked 12 on CMC and showing a decrease of 10.64 percent.
As per BTT, is on spot 31, trading at $0.0014 with a 13.27-percent drop.