AARP joins with ID.me to help seniors with online banking, government, retail services

Senior advocacy organization AARP has partnered with OWI Trailblazer award recipient ID.me to create single sign-on capabilities for government, banking and retail, making it...

198 million US voter identities may have been exposed in massive security breach

In a potentially major data breach, a security researcher found that personal information of some 198 million U.S. voters, including ethnicity, religion and political...

OWI Launches Working Groups to Drive Innovation in Digital Identity

San Francisco, CA (June 19, 2017) - OWI, an independent strategy and research company focused on identity, is today announcing the launch of OWI Working...

French artist dupes officials, gets 3D generated image of face printed on ID card

An artist in France submitted a 3D-rendered photorealistic image of his own face for a national ID card, and the image was accepted, showcasing...

IBM launches cognitive regtech tools powered by Watson AI

IBM on Wednesday announced the launch of a suite of cognitive solutions, based on Watson Financial Services, intended to help financial professionals manage regulatory...

Trulioo and OWI get down with KYC

Global ID verification company Trulioo has cut loose with the release of a parody music video to raise awareness around Know Your Customer ("KYC") requirements. Set...

Jamaica to establish national online identity registry & services with help of Estonia

Looking to develop the first fully digitized government system in the Caribbean in 2018, Jamaica is reportedly turning to the leader in government digital...

Personalized politician chat bots predicted to be next big thing targeting voters

Rather than waiting with bated breath for U.S. President Donald Trump's next tweet, imagine being able to interact with Trump himself — or at least...

Students clamor for courses on fintech at US business schools

The booming area of fintech has a decidedly lacking curriculum in higher education, students say, as they push business schools in America to offer...

Microsoft, Accenture team for blockchain-based open source Decentralized Identity Foundation

A group of major companies and startups, including headliners Microsoft and Accenture, have launched the Decentralized Identity Foundation, which aims to leverage blockchain to...
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