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Truffle

Truffle to release development tools for 3 new networks

Truffle, a popular company that creates dev tools for Ethereum has decided to branch out and go beyond the ETH user base. It has announced support for Hyperledger Fabric, R3’s Corda and Tezos. Truffle founder and CEO Tim Coulter announced this at TruffleCon 2019, Truffle’s annual dev conference…

KPMG to develop blockchain settlement solution

KPMG Soon to Launch a Blockchain Settlement Solution

KPMG, the multinational business advisory firm is teaming up with prominent software firms to develop a blockchain settlement solution. The collaboration includes Tomia, Microsoft and R3 for the project development. The blockchain settlement solution will implement smart contracts that will resolve conflicts…

Blockchain Contract Solution

Microsoft and Icertis Team up to Expand Blockchain Contract Solution

Microsoft is in high spirits to take its blockchain game into another level. With each passing day, it is involving itself in important blockchain systems. The software giant has partnered with Icertis to expand a Blockchain Contract Solution. The latter is an enterprise contract management service who will make use of Microsoft’s blockchain expertise in […]

Blockchain Contract Solution

Microsoft will Integrate Blockchain Tools with MS Flow and PowerApps

Soon Microsoft will integrate blockchain tools with its Power platform i.e MS Flow and PowerApps. Along with that, tools based on Artificial intelligence will also get integrated with PowerApps. The power platform is used to build custom apps, automate workflows, improve business productivity and data analysis. It makes use of tools such as Power BI, […]

Microsoft's Application Suite for agriculture in Brazil

Microsoft To Launch Blockchain Application Suite For Brazilian Agriculture Sector

Microsoft files application suite based on blockchain and Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Brazil. These applications will help to improve productivity in agriculture. The technology is going by the name of FarmBeats. It will make use of blockchain, drones. IoT, AI, and big data for efficiency. This application suite has already been used in the U.S., […]

Blockchain Contract Solution

Microsoft Identity Verification Tool Unveils: Works On Bitcoin Blockchain

Computer giant Microsoft has launched its new Identity Verification Tool which goes by the name Identify Overlay Network(ION). This network runs on the Bitcoin blockchain. It is based on the SideTree Digital identifiers. ION can verify a larger number of identity verification requests. It is more capable than the current blockchain systems. Announcement regarding the […]

Starbucks will Use Azure Blockchain

Starbucks will Use Azure Blockchain to Track Coffee

To provide its consumers with detailed info about its coffee products, Starbucks will use Azure blockchain to track coffee. The proposed system will keep real-time tracking of coffee shipment over the globe. Then on its mobile app Starbucks will provide details about the origin of the coffee beans and where it was roasted. The system […]

GateHub Hack

Hackers Stole Cryptocurrency Using Microsoft Email Account

Technology has been seeing significant growth and so does the associated vulnerabilities. The blockchain and its associated domains are always the talks of the town. Some times for the amazing features and possibilities it provides and often for the sophisticated crimes associated with it. Speaking of the latter, there have been reports that hackers stole […]

Telefónica Partners with Microsoft to Expand Blockchain and AI Services

Telefonica Partners with Microsoft to Expand Blockchain and AI Services

Telefónica, Spain’s telecom company, has partnered with Microsoft to use blockchain and Artificial intelligence (AI) in expanding its digital innovation. As stated, Telefónica will leverage Microsoft’s Azure platform to build new services tailored for the telecoms industry. The company is already using AI to improve its customer relationships and is looking forward to reaping more benefits of Azure AI.

Hazardous Crypto Mining Apps Found on Microsoft Store

Illegal Crypto Mining Apps Discovered on Microsoft App Store

Symentec has reported that crypto mining apps were found on Microsoft’s app store, which allowed illegal mining of Monero. The app store consisted of eight illegal apps named as Battery Optimizer (Tutorials), VPN Browsers+, Downloader for YouTube Videos, Clean Master+, FastTube, Findoo Browser 2019, and Findoo Mobile & Desktop Search. Though the number of infected computers has not been reported, the company has taken down the apps from its app store.