After demoing a beer vending machine at SXSW, Civic is announcing a blockchain identity deal with 12 suppliers in the automated retail space.
A new $50 million VC fund set up by Nasdaq-listed company Okta has invested in its first startup, blockchain identity project Trusted Key.
A former prime minister of Denmark and secretary-general of NATO has joined blockchain identity startup Concordium as a strategic advisor.
General Motors Financial has partnered with blockchain startup Spring Labs on solutions for identity verification.
Blockchain startup Civic has hired Apple veteran Phillip Shoemaker as executive director of Identity.com.
An Abu Dhabi financial center and KPMG say they have successfully completed a trial of a blockchain-based know-your-customer application.
Swiss Federal Railways has trialed a blockchain-based credentials management system for construction workers.
Cryptocurrency exchanges will likely have to reckon with VPN access as part of any regulatory or law enforcement actions for market manipulation.
Privacy-focused internet browser Brave will use Civic's identity verification services to ensure that publishers are paid for their content.
Digital security firm Gemalto is teaming up blockchain startup R3 to pilot a new platform aimed to bring digital identities closer to the mainstream.