Identity

50 Bitcoins from the One of Its First Blocks Moved After 11 Years of Silence
May 23, 2020 at 10:18
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50 Bitcoins from the One of Its First Blocks Moved After 11 Years of Silence
On May 20, an anonymous user moved 50 Bitcoins from a wallet that remained idle since February 2009. The community was in turmoil, while the BTC price dipped instantly. Was that Satoshi Nakamoto?
Blockchain-Based Solutions Trigger the Wide-Reaching Progress of Identity Authentication Tools
May 15, 2020 at 14:27
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Blockchain-Based Solutions Trigger the Wide-Reaching Progress of Identity Authentication Tools
The market for identity authentication management using blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) is likely to grow to around $11.46 bln by the year 2026 – just six years from today.
Apple Becomes the Latest Member of FIDO in the Race to Passwordless Authentication
Feb 13, 2020 at 09:24
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Apple Becomes the Latest Member of FIDO in the Race to Passwordless Authentication
Apple Inc has become the newest member of the Fast Identity Alliance Online (FIDO) a group aiming to have zero password access to devices. Among the association members are big names such as Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Intel, ARM and Samsung.
Make Bitcoin Fungible by Using Crypto Tumbler
Jan 20, 2020 at 13:02
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Make Bitcoin Fungible by Using Crypto Tumbler
The fungibility of Bitcoin has been an issue of contention among many. The question is, “can a quantity of bitcoin be swapped for another of equal value?” The answer is yes because can lend you one bitcoin and when you pay me back, it doesn’t have to be the exact BTC that I gave you. This means that Bitcoin is fungible.
Catalonia to Create Blockchain Identity System for People
Sep 16, 2019 at 12:14
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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.
Italy to Use Blockchain and IoT for Digital Identity
Sep 05, 2019 at 12:06
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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.
Sierra Leone Launches a National Blockchain-based ID System
Aug 26, 2019 at 10:33
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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.
Italians to Travel with a Unique Blockchain Digital Identity
Aug 02, 2019 at 12:34
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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.
Bitcoin SV War Continues: Craig Wright Sues his Critics
Apr 21, 2019 at 11:57
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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.  
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