Eight apps have been removed from Microsoft's app store after Symantec found they could illicitly mine cryptocurrency.
Microsoft is moving to turn blockchain-based decentralized identity from a lofty aspiration into a business line, with two products in the works.
The phrase "trusted execution environment" is identified in two Microsoft patent applications to be a key component in future blockchain projects.
Microsoft has rolled out an additional consensus mechanism for clients building ethereum-based apps on Azure that does away with mining.
Microsoft announced a new "scaffolding" toolkit through its Azure Blockchain Workbench, which can help developers quickly build applications.
Software giant Microsoft has said it will trial decentralized identities built on public blockchains within its Microsoft Authenticator application.
Tech giant Microsoft and blockchain alliance Hyperledger and others have joined blockchain-based digital identity initiative, the ID2020 Alliance.
Tech giant Microsoft is once more accepting bitcoin payments after it halted transactions in the cryptocurrency last week.
The CEO of Microsoft believes blockchain can have "massive implications," a comment that helped close Swift's annual Sibos conference this year.
Government secrets on a blockchain? Following recent security upgrades, Microsoft has launched a platform specifically for that purpose.