Brazil is launching its new national identity program powered by blockchain technology. Rio de Janeiro, Goiás and Paraná will be the first states to issue identification documents on-chain.
The first documents available on-chain in Buenos Aires will include birth and marriage certificates, along with proof of income and academic verification.5375
A video shared by Worldcoin co-founder Sam Altman shows a long queue of people in Japan reportedly waiting to collect $50 worth of Worldcoin (WLD) tokens or 25 WLD.16639
“What could go wrong?” Decentralized ID protocol Worldcoin has launched, receiving mixed reactions from the cryptocurrency community.11836
The Ethereum co-founder released a long-form response to the launch of Worldcoin’s decentralized human identity verification system.23314
Matthias Mende said while it’s very unfortunate, there are a lot of bad actors using social media who are constantly trying to bring harm to others.2663
The integration will allow users to instantly convert cash to stablecoin for use in DeFi protocols.48273
The credentials will “have multiple use cases,” including regulatory compliance for banking and decentralized finance, age verification for e-commerce, private logins and fundraising.26453
The American credit reporting agency is teaming up with Spring Labs and Quadrata for a new service that should make DeFi borrowing easier and less risky.5314
European Union lawmakers are planning an EU-wide digital identity wallet for access to essential services.10089
Blockchain technology can be used for fake product detection, providing secure and transparent records of transactions to prevent fraud and counterfeiting.
The public launch of Polygon ID comes 12 months after it was first launched in a closed-environment to a select group of builders.11413
Masa Finance announced its deployment on the Celo blockchain with its new “Prosperity Passport” identity solution for users.6352
Access to the internet and mobile services is not as widespread as most think, and blockchain can serve as a remedy.15151
Under the plan, the blockchain-powered ID would be fully decentralized, meaning the government won't be able to see how or when the ID is being used.7327