Welcome back to another weekly update where we share the news from this past week at TRON.
This was a big week, so get comfortable and let’s dive right in!
- TRON’s block height exceeded 48.44M, and the total number of nodes stood at 5,787.
- The total number of accounts on TRON MainNet reached 141,425,634, with 1,382,621 new accounts added this week.
- The total number of transactions on the TRON network reached 4.84B, with 52.05M new transactions for the past week.
- The TVL on TRON surpassed $11.4B.
- On February 3, H.E. Justin Sun stated on social media that TRON and BitTorrent will work together to empower AI integration into blockchain development.
- On February 4, Justin Sun tweeted that TRON is the blockchain best suited to provide AI-tools like ChatGPT with a decentralized payment framework that’s fully on-chain, including the smart contract system, payment layer protocol, underlying calling SDKs, and AI payment gateway.
- On February 7, Fireblocks, a world-leading digital asset and crypto infrastructure platform, announced that it is expanding access to the DeFi ecosystem on TRON.
- Also On February 7, Messari, the leading provider of crypto market intelligence, released State of TRON Q4 2022. According to the report, despite a tough market, TRON witnessed increases in new users and network activity and maintained its dominance in stablecoins.
- Recently, TRON launched a $100M AI development fund to encourage the integration of AI into blockchain development. Four areas of focus have been initially identified: AI Service Payment Platform, AI Infused Oracles, AI Informed Investment Management Services, and AI Generated Content. Blockchain developers looking to integrate AI into TRON-based dApps should consider applying.
- On February 9, Justin Sun participated in a Huobi-sponsored panel discussion with the popular American rap star French Montana and JAZ DID founder Dr. Jeff Watney.
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