H.E. Justin Sun founds TRON as an Ethereum Layer2 blockchain with steadfast commitment to decentralization and empowerment.
The TRON Foundation is established in Singapore and launches what would later become TRX, the native currency of the TRON Network.
The TestNet, Blockchain Explorer, and Web Wallet are all launched, and developers can now build, deploy, and test decentralized applications.
TRON Mainnet launches and shortly afterward transitions from being a Layer2 to becoming an independent blockchain and peer-to-peer cryptocurrency network.
The TRON Foundation acquires BitTorrent, a peer-to-peer file sharing protocol, that today serves as a multi-chain bridge between Ethereum, Binance Smart Chain, and TRON.
TRON officially partners with Samsung.
TRON launches its virtual machine (TVM), which allows developers to write smart contracts on the TRON blockchain.
TRON tops $1.6 billion in total market cap.
TRON acquires blockchain.org, a blockchain explorer, to enhance transparency and accountability, which became TRONSCAN.org.
TRON partners with Tether, a stablecoin pegged to the US dollar, and launches a TRC-20 version of Tether on the TRON blockchain.