Microsoft to Integrate Blockchain Offering Into Nasdaq Services Following New Partnership American software corporation Microsoft will integrate its Azure Blockchain technology into stock exchange Nasdaq Inc.’s Financial Framework (NFF), according to an Oct. 30 press release.…

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Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Detections Up Almost 500 Percent in 2018: Report Leaked code targeting Microsoft Systems which hackers allegedly stole from the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) sparked a fivefold increase in cryptocurrency mining malware infections,…

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Dutch digital security company Gemalto has launched a distributed approach to Digital ID management in the form of the Trust ID Network service, developed in partnership with leading distributed database…

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As the crypto market fell from 2018’s all-time highs, many short-sighted investors began to declare that “prices would never recuperate.” While this bearish sentiment is the byproduct of the unwarranted…

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The phrase “trusted execution environment” is identified in two Microsoft patent applications to be a key component in future blockchain projects. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/microsoft-looks-to-trusted-computing-for-boosting-blockchain-security/. …

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Microsoft has rolled out an additional consensus mechanism for clients building ethereum-based apps on Azure that does away with mining. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/microsoft-rolls-out-proof-of-authority-ethereum-consensus-on-azure/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Microsoft Introduces Ethereum Proof-of-Authority Algorithm on Azure Microsoft’s cloud platform Azure has introduced a proof-of-authority (PoA) algorithm on its Ethereum (ETH) blockchain product, according to a blog post Aug. 7. The new Ethereum network algorithm will reportedly allow a…

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Big corporate names, including Starbucks, Microsoft, and Intercontinental Exchange, are partnering up to launch an integrated platform that enables consumers and institutions to buy, sell, store, and spend digital assets…

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Microsoft, the world’s sixth-largest IT company by revenue, will have both cryptocurrency and stock markets watching as they announce its blockchain-based decentralized identity system at Consensus 2018 in New York…

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Microsoft announced a new “scaffolding” toolkit through its Azure Blockchain Workbench, which can help developers quickly build applications. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/microsoft-unveils-new-blockchain-developer-tools-azure/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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BitPay, the world’s largest blockchain payments provider, has closed its $40 Million extended Series B fundraising round, bringing the total amount raised to over $70 Million since the company’s inception…

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According to a recent patent filing, Paypal Inc. is developing a new protocol that will make crypto transactions faster — great news for Bitcoin and other digital currencies. Published last week,…

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Microsoft Eyes Role for Public Blockchains in Decentralized Identities Software giant Microsoft has said it sees potential for public blockchains in supporting decentralized identities and will explore the possibilities within…

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Advertisement Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. A team of Microsoft blockchain researchers has concluded that on-chain scaling — a method employed by…

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Following a collaboration with the Decentralized Identity Foundation (DIF), tech giant Microsoft has revealed plans to utilize blockchain technology to solve some of the challenges faced in managing identities and personal…

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