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8 Cryptojacking Apps were Detected in the Microsoft App Store

The crypto market might have been dominated by the bears and several crypto mining farms might have shut down, but cryptojacking is one activity that has not been affected by the market conditions. In fact, there were eight different cryptojacking apps that were found on the Microsoft app store. Continue reading 8 Cryptojacking Apps were Detected in the Microsoft App Store

Monero (XMR) Was Reportedly Mined By 8 Cryptojacking Apps In The Microsoft Store

A new report coming from Symantec revealed that eight cryptojacking apps had been removed from the Microsoft Store after they have been detected as being malicious back in January. Continue reading Monero (XMR) Was Reportedly Mined By 8 Cryptojacking Apps In The Microsoft Store

Waves Adds New Tools to Microsoft Azure, Promising to Surprise Smart Contract Devs

On Tuesday, January 29, the head of the Russia-based Waves blockchain platform, Sasha Ivanov, stated on Twitter that Microsoft Azure has begun featuring its products for developers – Smart Assets and Smart Accounts, which allow building smart contracts and operating them in a much easier manner. Continue reading Waves Adds New Tools to Microsoft Azure, Promising to Surprise Smart Contract Devs

UK Fintech Settles Security on Ethereum Blockchain in a World-First with Microsoft

The blockchain has just disrupted another niche. UK-based Nivaura in partnership with Microsoft’s Azure cloud has proved in a test case that the public ledger can be used to support regulated assets. The blockchain is an increasingly attractive option as the payments industry continues to embrace cryptocurrencies and even digital fiat money. Continue reading UK Fintech Settles Security on Ethereum Blockchain in a World-First with Microsoft