The Redmond-headquartered firm goals to develop a brand new “ecosystem technology” with assist for crypto, a leaked doc outlined.
Microsoft is growing a brand new set of options for its subsequent gaming console, dubbed Gen 10, together with assist for crypto. In line with a leaked slide deck obtained by Axios, the Redmond-headquartered firm is engaged on assist for voice chat, participant achievements, and crypto wallets.
The report says Microsoft’s next-gen Xbox console would additionally get assist for synthetic intelligence and machine studying. It’s stated that these applied sciences could be used for in-game character dialogue technology and to enhance body price.
Though no particulars concerning the crypto characteristic for the console have been revealed thus far, Axios notes Microsoft’s plans might have modified, on condition that leaked paperwork are dated Could 2022. It’s anticipated that the subsequent Xbox console is likely to be launched in 2028.
Nonetheless, it appears that evidently Microsoft is likely to be certainly thinking about bringing crypto assist to its merchandise. As crypto.information beforehand reported, information miners discovered that the corporate can be engaged on a non-custodial Ethereum (ETH) pockets built-in into Edge, Microsoft’s chromium-based browser. It’s unclear if and when the corporate plans to launch a crypto pockets for Edge to the general public.
In late February 2023, Microsoft additionally partnered with Ankr to assist enterprises and companies that must entry blockchain information by way of a dependable node internet hosting service supplier.