Tag Archive: identity

  • biometric FinTech, News, News teaser

    War on Privacy: India Wants 400M Biometric Payments a Day

    India is touting biometric security as the next step in payments, shunning cash and cards in a bid to make the economy secure and free of corruption. Also read: SAXO BANK PREDICTS ‘OUTRAGEOUS’ BITCOIN PRICE OF $2,100 NEXT YEAR India Gov’t: Biometrics Future Of Payments The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), which is working on issuing every Indian citizen with a 12-digit ID called Aadhaar, should form the basis for transactions together with mobile-based

    · December 7, 2016 · 10:00 am
  • ShoCard App Bitcoin, Bitcoin Security, Bitcoin Technology, News, News teaser, Start-Ups, Trending

    ShoCard Embeds Your Identity in the Bitcoin Blockchain

    New startup ShoCard is building a digital identity system that encrypts and embeds sensitive information onto the bitcoin blockchain, removing the risk of a third party losing that data. The company is still in its early stages, but founders say they’re already in talks with financial institutions to start implementing ShoCard as verification for online purchases. Also Read: Blockchain Apparatus Launches a New Trusted Will System ShoCard was presented this week at the TechCrunch Disrupt

    · May 9, 2015 · 7:00 pm