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Decentralized identity may be critical for the success of Web3

Were you unable to attend Transform 2022? Check out all of the summit sessions in our on-demand library now! Watch here. Every time we unlock our phones or open our laptops, we are prompted to enter passwords, codes and captchas to access our data held in servers far away. Within our increasingly interconnected world, everything […]

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Canada

N.B town turning from industrial past as it tries to find a new identity | CBC News

In New Brunswick’s northernmost town, signs of an industrial era still loom over the waterfront. Dalhousie’s sweeping view of the Restigouche River and Quebec’s Gaspe Peninsula is partially blocked by a rusting metal fuel pipeline and mangled fences around a vast tract of land. The pipe, which once carried fuel to a thermal generating station, […]

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Ex-Wave CEO Receives $5M Backing for New Web3 Identity Startup Qui – NFTgators

Quick take: Ex-Wave CEO Kirk Simpson has raised $5 million for his new Web3 startup Qui Indentity Inc. The fundraising was led by Round 13 Digital Asset Fund, with participation from OMERS and Wittington Ventures, among others. Simpson and his team are creating Qui to help people store and control their own identities through decentralisation. […]

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Identity of N.L. lawyer in sexual assault case revealed as top court won’t hear anonymity bid | CBC News

The curtain has been lifted on the identity of Newfoundland lawyer Robert Regular, after the Supreme Court of Canada declined Thursday to hear an appeal that would allow him to continue shielding his name from publication. Until now, Regular, 70, has been known on court dockets in Newfoundland and Labrador only by the initials R.R.  […]

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Identity management in a multi-cloud environment

Identity management in a multi-cloud environment | Security Magazine This website requires certain cookies to work and uses other cookies to help you have the best experience. By visiting this website, certain cookies have already been set, which you may delete and block. By closing this message or continuing to use our site, you agree […]

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Litentry Partners with NodeReal For Decentralized Web3 Privacy-Enabled User Identity

The partnership connects the robust data indexing service from @Nodereal_io needed for reliable decentralized identification from @litentry. Web3 Privacy Gets a Boost Multi-chain identity protocol, Litentry is collaborating with Blockchain infrastructure provider, NodeReal, to enable Web3 users and decentralized application (dApp) developers to maximize the utility of Web3 without compromising user privacy. Litentry creates a […]

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Web3 digital identity startup Unstoppable Domains raises funds at $1B valuation – TechCrunch

Unstoppable Domains, a popular blockchain naming system provider and identity platform, is the latest crypto startup to become a unicorn. The identity platform, which has amassed over 2.5 million registered NFT domains, said on Wednesday it has raised $65 million in its Series A funding round at a valuation of $1 billion. Pantera Capital led […]

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Health

Somerton man mystery ‘solved’ as DNA points to man’s identity, professor claims

Derek Abbott, from the University of Adelaide, says the body of a man found on one of the city’s beaches in 1948 belonged to Carl “Charles” Webb, an electrical engineer and instrument maker born in Melbourne in 1905. South Australia Police and Forensic Science South Australia have not verified the findings of Abbott, who worked […]

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Banks have opportunity to plug digital identity gap in metaverse

Banks and financial services institutions have opportunities to manage digital identities in the metaverse, potentially tapping modern cryptography to do so. They should, however, ensure they are prepared to manage the risks that come with adopting any new technology.  There had yet to emerge an effective way to implement general-purpose digital identity and without which, […]

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The name Kate Middleton uses when shopping in private to protect her identity – ‘unusual!’

Kate Middleton, 40, is lucky in that she will have staff at Kensington Palace that can do food shops for her. However, this has not stopped the Duchess of Cambridge from going shopping from time to time. Kate has often had to use a very clever different name to stop a shopkeeper from recognising her. […]