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CDCROP: Co-founders of Space and Time, Scott Dykstra (left) and Nate Holiday (right) (Space and Time)
Microsoft’s M12 Leads $20M Strategic Funding for Blockchain Data Platform
Set to launch later this year, decentralized data platform Space and Time will integrate with Microsoft Azure.
CDCROP: Co-founders of Space and Time, Scott Dykstra (left) and Nate Holiday (right) (Space and Time)

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Minecraft Bans NFTs, Sending One In-Game Builder’s Token Spiraling
The decision to ban blockchain integrations and NFTs resulted in a mixed response from its community of gamers.
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Gigantes tecnológicos crean un foro de estándares para el metaverso con normas de software y terminología
Meta, Microsoft, Nvidia, Unity, Sony y otras 30 empresas se unen para construir la infraestructura de un metaverso interoperable.
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Tech Giants Create Metaverse Standards Forum for Software and Terminology Standards
Meta, Microsoft, Nvidia, Unity, Sony, and 30 other companies are coming together to build the infrastructure for an interoperable metaverse.
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Microsoft Bets on 'Metaverse' With $69B Acquisition of Activision Blizzard
The deal is Microsoft’s largest acquisition in its 46-year history.
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Microsoft Leads $27M Funding Round for Palm NFT Studio
The Web 2 giant’s venture arm thinks enterprise demand for tokenized art will stick around.
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Microsoft’s Decentralized Identity Head Leaves to Join Square
Daniel Buchner oversaw the launch of Microsoft’s ION Decentralized Identifier earlier this year.
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Microsoft Is Awarded US Patent for Crypto Token-Creation Service
The patent describes a ledger-independent system for helping users to create and manage tokens across different networks.
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Microsoft to Shutter its Azure Blockchain Service This Autumn
Microsoft is recommending users migrate to the Quorum Blockchain Service from ConsenSys.
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Intel, Microsoft Beef Up Customers’ Cryptojacking Defenses
Intel’s new technology aims to more accurately detect malware regardless of the malicious code’s obfuscation techniques.
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