Browsing the "Decentralized Identity" Tag

Microsoft Launches Decentralized Identity Tool on Bitcoin Blockchain

| Leigh Cuen

A new decentralized ID solution from Microsoft built directly on the bitcoin blockchain could have far-reaching impacts.

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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.

Glyph Partners With 3 Crypto Firms for Accredited-Investor Checks

| Zack Seward

With many decentralized-identity efforts facing adoption challenges, Glyph's first step – accredited-investor checks – is intentionally niche.

Crypto Unicorn Coinbase Is Planning a Year-Long Identity Experiment

| Leigh Cuen

The crypto unicorn is currently exploring decentralized-identity solutions, an effort that's playing out against a broader push to give users more…

Microsoft Is Pushing New Blockchain ID Products (But There’s Pushback, Too)

| Anna Baydakova and Marc Hochstein

Microsoft is moving to turn blockchain-based decentralized identity from a lofty aspiration into a business line, with two products in the works.


IBM, Hyperledger Join Blockchain Identity Consortium

| Marc Hochstein

The two enterprise blockchain heavyweights join a diverse group of partners, ranging from other big corporates (Microsoft, Accenture) to startups.