New Delivery Drones and Blockchain for Twitter – Latest Crypto News
Conflicts in Bitcoin Cash community increase, Dogecoin petition gets popular and Twitter discovers blockchain integration – these and other news are presented in the digest.
Microsoft Integrates Blockchain Into Its Basic Products and Services
Tech giant company Microsoft keeps integrating DLT into the chain of its products, creating numerous decentralized possibilities for its users.
Recently, the company has announced the integration of the DLT-backed tools into its cloud platform – Microsoft Azure Workbench. Analysing the advantages, Microsoft has also added blockchain services to Office 365 Outlook, Share point Online, Salesforce, CRM Online, and Dynamics 365 CRM Online.
The main reason for such a transformation may be the evolution of Big Data, and DLT provides the possibility of obtaining large amounts of data in a structured way.
Bitcoin Cash Rift Goes On — Craig Wright Blocks Roger Ver on Twitter
Craig Wright – the chief scientist at nChain has unexpectedly blocked his partner Roger Ver on Twitter. It has taken place after the Bitcoin Cash miners and developers’ meeting.
The meeting was organized by Ver in order to resolve Bitcoin Cash community conflicts about the proposed code updates. The reason for a block is unknown, however, there are speculations that the failed meeting was the cause – Wright skipped 95% of the conference.
Bitcoin Cash Rift has originally started because of the upcoming network modifications.
Twitter Explores Blockchain as a Way to Fight Scam
The CEO at Twitter – Jack Dorsey – has announced that the platform is analysing the way how DLT can improve its work. Mainly, the attention is paid at fighting with scam.
According to Dorsey, blockchain is a good solution for establishing trust in the digital world and preventing crypto stealing, for example, from copycat accounts. He is sure that blockchain has a big potential, and experts from Twitter are trying to discover it.
Walmart to Use Blockchain-Based Delivery Drones
Huge American Retailer Walmart has applied for a patent for blockchain-based system with automatic delivery drones.
The application includes the description of how products will be transmitted between automatic devices. It is suggested that after the identification and exchange of blockchain keys, drones will share the products.
To identify each other, drones will use various technologies such as RFID and QR codes or ultrasound. Smart contracts may be used in the new system as well.
Petition for Amazon to Accept Dogecoin Gathers More Than 12,100 Signatures
Dogecoin community has created a petition for the coin’s support. It was addressed to the head of the largest online retailer Amazon – Jeff Bezos.
The author of the petition emphasizes that Amazon should start accepting Dogecoin as a means of payment, as the coin is stable, fast and cheap. He also highlighted that a lot of companies have already started supporting the coin.
On September 6, the petition is already signed by 12,199 people. The price of the coin is around $0.005.
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