Civic Joins Rivetz, ElevenPaths Partnership to Provide Blockchain-Powered Identity Verification Solutions

Blockchain identity startup Civic has joined a partnership previously formed between crypto cybersecurity company Rivetz and Telefónica’s cybersecurity unit ElevenPaths to deliver blockchain-powered identity solutions to mobile users. Civic is an identity protection and management startup founded in 2015 by South African Internet entrepreneur Vinny Lingham. The company raised US$33 […]

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Libellum Overhauls Supplier Verification Process Via Blockchain Technology

Trade between China and the rest of the world is booming – according to the WTO, China was the world’s largest exporter of merchandise trade in 2017- at $2,263 billion – and e-commerce. Accompanying this growth is a rise in the amount of third-party sellers.  It follows that supplier verification […]

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Cryptocurrency Exchange Verification Is Getting Weird

Back in the day, before cryptocurrency was worth anything, an email address and a password was all you needed to login to an exchange. Then came 2FA, using email verification or Google Authenticator. Then came the third generation of secure sign-in methods, and that’s when things started getting weird. Also […]

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Zero Confirmation Transactions are no longer science-fiction

The very basis of bitcoin transactions – the blockchain – has always relied on miner confirmations to determine whether a bitcoin transfer was indeed valid. For most bitcoin users, confirmations are essential to prevent double-spending, a scam where one bitcoin is spent at two different places at the same time. […]

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Decentralized ID Verification Platform VeriMe Teams Up With Vietnamese Bank

Blockchain was originally seen as an alternative to traditional banking, where the system offered smoother and quicker service experience. This led to natural hostility towards the technology by the financial institutions from around the world. Today, however, there are banks that understand the power of blockchain and that the future […]

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THEKEY Blockchain Platform Launches its Identity Verification and Pension Claims System

THEKEY is poised to eradicate all the problems associated with identity verification in a world where identity theft has become quite prevalent. THEKEY is proud to state that its TKY token is available on KuCoin and Ibank crypto exchanges. The TKY token is the native crypto of THEKEY and will […]

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Significant Trade Volume Triggers Localbitcoins KYC Requirement

According to a recent thread on Reddit, Localbitcoins traders allegedly have to verify their identity if they are trading “significant” volume using the peer-to-peer platform. Also Read: Meet Memo: An On-Chain Social Network Built on Bitcoin Cash Localbitcoins ‘Error’ Involves Know-Your-Customer Verification Bitcoin users are frantically searching other exchanges today that […]

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Mastercard to Apply Blockchain Tech to Fighting Fake Identities

Mastercard has joined the world’s fintech movement, filing a patent for a blockchain technology system. The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) released an application stating this fact on April 12. Blockchain is seen as a key factor for safeguarding customers’ personal data. “The use of a blockchain for the […]

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