Category: Identity

Canada Digital ID System Could Use Blockchain to Secure Data, Says Banking Executive

A Canadian banking group supports the idea of using blockchain technology as part of a digital ID system for residents,…

Iceland: Draper Associates Leads $5 Million Funding Round for Blockchain-Based ID Platform

Iceland’s blockchain-based identity verification platform Authenteq has raised $5 million in a funding round led by Draper Associates and Capital300,…

Blockchain Startup Civic Appoints Apple Veteran as Executive Director of Identity.com

Blockchain startup Civic has appointed Apple veteran Phillip Shoemaker as executive director of Identity.com, its Ethereum (ETH) blockchain-based, decentralized identity…

Former Apple Exec Joins Civic’s Decentralized Identity Platform

Blockchain startup Civic has hired Apple veteran Phillip Shoemaker as executive director of Identity.com. Shoemaker will be responsible for growth…

US Government Offering Up to $800K for Anti-Forgery Blockchain Solutions

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is seeking to fund anti-counterfeiting solutions from blockchain startups with grants of up to…

Coinbase Is Planning a Year-Long Decentralized Identity Experiment

One of the crypto industry’s biggest players is experimenting with ways to give its users more control of their personal…

Blockchain ‘Radically Simplifies’ KYC, Say UAE Trial Participants

Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), an international financial free zone within the United Arab Emirates, says it has successfully completed…

South Korea Eyes More Reliable E-Voting With December Blockchain Trial

South Korea is set to test a blockchain system next month in an effort to improve the reliability and security…

Swiss Railway Tests Blockchain Identities for Workplace Safety Boost

Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) has completed a proof-of-concept (PoC) of a blockchain-based credentials management system for workers employed at the…

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