Materials by tag Identity

Sep 16, 2019 at 12:14
Catalonia to Create Blockchain Identity System for People
On September 7, the Catalonian administration disclosed it will create a decentralized platform intended to provide nationals control of their private information when networking with online services.
Sep 05, 2019 at 12:06
Italy to Use Blockchain and IoT for Digital Identity
Blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) can now be used for Digital identity on the internet of things (IoT) in Italy. The combination of Internet of Things and DLTs such as the blockchain enables an interesting digital model for IoT, and tend to create new avenues for implementing and protecting IoT systems. Let us have a look at some of the important reference models.
Aug 26, 2019 at 10:33
Sierra Leone Launches a National Blockchain-based ID System
Sierra Leone set a record of becoming the first country in Africa to have national blockchain-based ID system. On August 21, the government rolled out a decentralized National Digital Identity Platform that is based on the distributed ledger technology (DLT) and the platform was designed by both the National Civil Registration Authority and KIVA. The launch happened at Radisson hotel in Freetown and was headed by President Julius Maada Bio.
Aug 02, 2019 at 12:34
Italians to Travel with a Unique Blockchain Digital Identity
Using algorithms, blockchain, cryptocurrency and other innovative technologies, Italians and other people across the entire world will be able to travel with a unique digital identity. In ten years to come, passengers in international air transport will increase to around 1.8 billion (+50%) compared to the 0.85 billion passengers that were available in 2016.
Apr 21, 2019 at 11:57
Bitcoin SV War Continues: Craig Wright Sues his Critics
Craig Wright is again in the spotlight of all fintech news agencies. Bitcoin’s creator, as he calls himself, has already threatened three people with lawsuits for defamation and libel. Meanwhile, McAfee promises to reveal the real identity of Bitcoin’s founder Satoshi Nakamoto.