Browsing the "Identity" Tag

Samsung Teams With Banks, Telcos for Mobile ID Network Based on Blockchain

| Daniel Palmer

Tech giant Samsung Electronics is joining six other major South Korean firms to develop a blockchain-based certificate and ID authentication network.

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Fujitsu Develops Blockchain ID Tech That Scores Trustworthiness in Transactions

| Daniel Palmer

Fujitsu Laboratories has unveiled digital identity tech that scores users' reliability to increase the security of online transactions.

Blockchain Solution for FATF ‘Travel Rule’ to Keep User Data Private

| Daniel Palmer

CipherTrace is teaming with Shyft on a blockchain solution to help crypto firms meet tough new standards from the Financial Action Task Force.

ConsenSys Spin-Out 3Box Raises $2.5 Million to Build ID Tools for Dapp Devs

| Leigh Cuen

ID startup 3Box is spinning out of ethereum incubator ConsenSys with $2.5 million in new funding.

Five Banks Now Let Users Verify Their Identities Using a Blockchain App

| Yogita Khatri

Five Canadian banks have rolled out a new blockchain-based mobile service from SecureKey to let customers securely verify their identities.

Civic Inks Deal to Bring Blockchain ID to 1,000 Vending Machines

| Brady Dale

After demoing a beer vending machine at SXSW, Civic is announcing a blockchain identity deal with 12 suppliers in the automated retail space.

New $50 Million Fund Makes First Investment in Blockchain ID Startup

| Yogita Khatri

A new $50 million VC fund set up by Nasdaq-listed company Okta has invested in its first startup, blockchain identity project Trusted Key.

Ex-NATO Chief, Danish PM Now Advises Blockchain Firm Concordium

| Yogita Khatri

A former prime minister of Denmark and secretary-general of NATO has joined blockchain identity startup Concordium as a strategic advisor.

GM Financial Partners With Blockchain Startup to Fight Identity Fraud

| Anna Baydakova

General Motors Financial has partnered with blockchain startup Spring Labs on solutions for identity verification.

Former Apple Exec Joins Decentralized Identity Startup Civic

| Yogita Khatri

Blockchain startup Civic has hired Apple veteran Phillip Shoemaker as executive director of Identity.com.