Browsing the "Authentication" Tag

William Shatner Joins Effort to Fight Collectibles Fraud With Blockchain ‘Passports’

| Yogita Khatri

Star Trek acting legend and producer William Shatner has joined an initiative to tackle fake memorabilia and collectibles using blockchain tech.

LA Kings Now Let Fans Verify Merchandise Using a Blockchain App

| Daniel Palmer

The U.S. ice hockey team has launched a blockchain-based app allowing fans to ensure their merchandise and memorabilia are the real deal.

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Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Sees Pros and Cons in Blockchain Logins

| Marc Hochstein

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he's seriously evaluating blockchain's potential for decentralized single logins.

Malaysian Government, Universities Team to Put Degrees on a Blockchain

| Yogita Khatri

Malaysia's education ministry has formed a new consortium of universities to issue and verify degrees on the NEM blockchain.

Capital One Seeks Blockchain Patent for ‘Collaborative’ Authentication Tool

| Christine Kim

In a patent filing released Thursday, Capital One set out a blockchain system its says allows secure user authentication across multiple platforms.

Social Network Adopts Civic’s Blockchain ID System

| Annaliese Milano

Civic has launched a decentralized identity verification system, and crypto social network platform Hilo is the first to use it.

Wyre’s WeChat and Facebook Bot Authenticates Invoices on Ethereum

| Jonathan Keane

Blockchain startup Wyre has revealed a new bot for Facebook Messenger and WeChat that authenticates invoices on a public blockchain.

internet of things, network, iot

Blockchain Startup Chronicled Launches Ethereum IoT Registry

| Alyssa Hertig

In an effort to build a standard for IoT, Chronicled is open sourcing a tool for registering connected devices on the ethereum blockchain.

sneakers

Why Chronicled Believes Sneakers Could Be Blockchain’s Big Market

| Pete Rizzo

Fresh off more than $3m in funding, Chronicled CEO Ryan Orr talks about his startup and its go-market strategy.

blockai

Blockai Raises $547k for Blockchain Digital Rights Platform

| Pete Rizzo

Blockai has announced $547,000 in seed funding to relaunch as a blockchain copyright startup.