Tron is a decentralized platform that focuses on the expansions of the market for decentralized digital content applications. It does so by promoting and aiding their creation and deployment.

Tron was founded in September 2017 by the tron foundation, headed by CEO Justin Sun. Its mainnet launched in 2018.

The Tronix (TRX) is the token of the platform. On September 2019, it was trading at $0.012. It all time high of $0.25 was reached in January 2018.