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Centralized, decentralized or neither: which national digital ID system will you choose?

Are you in the market for a national digital identity system, but cannot make up your mind? We take a…


Evernym acquisition sets next chapter for self-sovereign identity in Europe

There was big news in the world of self-sovereign digital identity last week, with the announcement of Avast acquiring Evernym….


Avast stakes SSI position with Evernym acquisition

Consumer cybersecurity giant Avast is acquiring self-sovereign identity pioneer Evernym, and plans to integrate its user-controlled digital identity technology and…


Crunch time for user-centric digital identity with DID spec fight

‘Identity Woman’ Kaliya Young is optimistic about the near future of user-controlled digital identity, perhaps in the form of self-sovereign…


UK, Canadian digital identity initiatives focus on technology and its implications

The UK and Canadian governments have unveiled new digital identity milestones, as the technology takes hold across many countries amid…


Ontario invites developers to stand up digital ID as visiting government workers

A plan to introduce government digital ID in the Canadian province of Ontario apparently relies on a spirit of volunteerism….


Digital wallet updates from diverse providers highlight decentralized storage trend

As digital identities based on different models become gradually more widespread around the world, companies and governments alike are working…


SSI network launched by cheqd with over 20 vendor partners

Cheqd has announced a series of partnerships and launched its blockchain-based mainnet in support of self-sovereign ID. The company says…


GAIN readies for December launch of POC group for digital identity interoperability

The Global Assured Identity Network (GAIN) is working on a participation agreement for parties interested in joining a proof-of-concept community…


Emerging approaches to biometrics taking root in identity orchestration, SSI

Emerging markets in identity orchestration, the next generation of the internet and health status verification were among the most-read stories…

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