Dubai Government Looks to Blockchain Amid ‘Smart Cities’ Drive

Autonomous construction workers, panoramic teaching environments, high-end spas with pharmaceutical capabilities – as envisioned by the Dubai government, all could be part of everyday life in so-called ‘smart cities’ by 2035. Among the groups working toward this tomorrow today is the Museum of the Future, an ambitious project backed by the government of Dubai with […]

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Microsoft Adds 5 New Blockchain Partners to Azure

Tech giant Microsoft has added five new services to its Azure blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) solution, including decentralized prediction market Augur and Ethereum startup Slock.it. Other new additions to its blockchain testbed, announced in October, include custom blockchain development platform Lisk; digital asset platform BitShares; and alternative blockchain Syscoin. BitPay, Eris Industries and Factom are among a […]

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