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Sentry appoints blockchain, crypto expert CTO to develop solutions for biometric ID card

Sentry Enterprises has appointed Mikhail Friedland as its new chief technology officer to lead the development of decentralized digital identity…


Three Web3 and decentralized digital ID funding rounds bring in over $84M

Excitement for decentralized digital ID solutions for Web3 continues to attract new funding. The latest announcements include .bit raising $13…


Startup NeoKe’s decentralized digital ID for travel wins Microsoft hackathon

A startup focusing on decentralized digital ID for travel won Microsoft’s Identity for All hackathon in July and is now…


IriTech and IBCT partner with two more companies on biometric data hubs

IriTech and its partner, the South Korean Institute of Blockchain Technology (IBCT), are teaming with ID vendor Integra Micro Systems…


Web3 excitement features among trends reflected in biometrics activity

A series of new biometrics products, certifications, brands and contracts made headlines this week, with decentralized identity and Web3 represented…


Decentralized Identifiers 1.0 are now a W3C standard

Overcoming the formal objections of Google, Apple and Mozilla, Tim Berners Lee announced via Ralph Swick “The DID core specification…


Trinsic takes $8.5M in Seed round to add headcount, speed decentralized digital ID expansion

Digital identity vendor Trinsic has closed an $8.5 million Seed round led by venture fund Georgian with participation from Kickstart…


Verifiable Credentials go mainstream at Identiverse 2022

The digital identity community came together last week at arguably the first major and fully in-person conference since 2019 –…


Multi-Cloud orchestration makes open source identity work

By Mike Vesey, CEO, IdRamp There is no one cloud to rule all applications. Most of us operate with multi-cloud environments….


Liquid Avatar upgrades SSI consumer app as staggering growth forecast for decentralized ID

Liquid Avatar has updated its digital identity mobile app to provide “Smart Age,” government and health credentials for consumers based…

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