Microsoft’s Blockchain Obsession, Including ID Push, Is Good for Bitcoin

By CCN: Does Microsoft consider blockchain to be the strongest technology in the world? Who knows, but they sure seem to recognize its growing mainstream status and view it as a potential moneymaker. The company recently announced that it would be building a decentralized identity (DID) network on top of the Bitcoin blockchain, the oldest …

Microsoft’s HoloLens Deal Triggers Workers, But Faux Outrage Doesn’t Stop MWC19 Reveal

In an announcement that surprised no one, Microsoft today unveiled HoloLens 2, the revolutionary “mixed reality” device that landed the tech giant a nearly half-billion dollar contract with the U.S. military. Today, we’re introducing the ultimate intelligent edge device: #HoloLens2. https://t.co/ZNLPy4T8Le #MWC19 — Microsoft (@Microsoft) February 24, 2019 As Microsoft executives basked in the glory …