Louis Vuitton And Dior Slip Into Blockchain With New Microsoft Platform –

Louis Vuitton and Dior just some of the luxury brands going Blockchain by partnering with Microsoft and Blockchain startup ConsenSys. Luxury Brand Louis Vuitton Meets… Ethereum Announced via a press release May 16, LVMH, the owner of various high-end fashion names, confirmed it was seeking to overhaul its business using the technology. The plans involve a […]

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Microsoft Picks Bitcoin to Create a New Identity System

Microsoft is developing a Bitcoin-based decentralized identity system that aims to significantly improve privacy, security, and control while achieving tens-of-thousands of operations per second. Credentials, in the new identity system, will be wholly owned and controlled by the user. Microsoft’s New ID Network on the Bitcoin Blockchain For over a year, Microsoft had been experimenting […]

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Bank of America: ‘Blockchain Could be a $7 Billion Market’

New estimates from Bank of America indicate that the global blockchain market could eventually hit $7 billion. Even though the analysis didn’t provide an actual timestamp, it outlined that marquee companies like Microsoft and Amazon can benefit greatly from the emerging technology and its widespread adoption.  Blockchain is a ‘Multi-Billion Dollar Opportunity’ According to a […]

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Goodbye Bitcoin Cash? Microsoft: On-Chain Scaling ‘Degrades Decentralization’

Wilma Woo · February 13, 2018 · 1:15 am Microsoft has concluded that so-called ‘layer 2’ solutions are necessary for Bitcoin to scale and is “collaborating” on the technology. Microsoft: On-Chain Fails To Meet Capacity Needs In a blog post on Monday, Director of Program Management at Microsoft’s Identity Division Alex Simons said that layer 2 […]

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