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Patent makes consortium IDs practical, according to European startup

A Serbian blockchain-based digital ID software developer says it has been awarded a patent from the U.S Patent and Trademark…


Fingerprint biometrics and IDV set for rapid growth, big players consider blockchain

Forecasts of rapid growth in fingerprint sensors and digital identity verification are backed up by reports from technology providers of…


EEMA builds digital identity curriculum for public and private policymakers

Help is on the way for organizations needing a better foundation when it comes to digital identity-related trends. An independent…


LoginID and Algorand partner for FIDO-certified biometric authentication

LoginID and the Algorand Foundation have entered a new biometrics-focused partnership. LoginID will research and prototype changes to their application…


India reportedly moving toward decentralized digital ID platform

India officials reportedly want to use a blockchain to secure the multiple digital IDs that many citizens must hold. According…


Liquid Avatar digital wallet app rolls out, approved for convenience store age verification

Liquid Avatar Technologies has released a new version of its mobile app designed to enable users with biometrics-backed verifiable digital…


Imageware claims to be ‘first provider’ to include biometrics in SSI

Imageware has announced that it is entering the self-sovereign identity (SSI) market with what the company says is the first biometrically-enabled…


The challenges of electronic IDs

By Malte Pollmann, CSO of Utimaco Digital fraud has never been more prevalent. It is possible that fraud will cost…


EU digital identity: why getting wallets right is crucial

By Lars Rensing, CEO of Protokol Digital IDs are becoming more and more prominent in the public eye. In fact,…


Humanode testnet probes structural limits of cryptobiometric blockchain system

Humanode has launched its first testnet, dubbed ‘Sachiel,’ to find the structural limitations of its blockchain system with ‘cryptobiometric’ identity-based consensus….

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