eID

An electronic identification (“eID”) is a digital solution for proof of identity of citizens or organizations. In view to access benefits or services provided by government authorities, banks or other companies, for mobile payments, etc.

Apart from online authentication, many electronic identity services also give users the option to sign documents with a digital signature.

Why we need to regulate digital identity in the metaverse

“On the internet, most people don’t have a digital identity that they own. Instead, they deposit information about …

EWC has been selected by the European Commission to participate in EU Digital Identity Wallet Large Scale Pilots

The EUDI Wallet Consortium (EWC) is proud to announce that we have been selected by the European Commission …

A new Digital ID patent from Apple has come to light adding a new ‘Liveliness Check’ procedure plus adding ‘Touch ID’ to Credentials

On Thursday 15th December, the US Patent & Trademark Office published a new patent application from Apple on …

Prepare for digital identity wallets while there is still time, SIA advises

Digital identity wallets are here, and governments and businesses alike should start preparing their strategies now, according to …

Scotland plans digital ID pilot for 2023 as One Login is scrutinized

The Scottish government intends to test its new digital identity platform early next year. The trials will be …

A digital identity isn’t just a good idea. It’s a human right.

For most of the history of the internet, a user’s identity was secured simply with a username and …

UK digital identity program stalls, DCMS calls for industry support at OIX

Digital identity products are live in the UK, but industry help is needed for the country to build …

Nigeria reaches 90M digital ID registrations as database capacity issue looms

Nigeria officials say they have so far been able to register the biometrics of almost 90 million citizens …

From Open Banking to open finance

It’s becoming a cliché to say that the future of finance is digital. But there is no doubt …

European Commission’s EU digital identity wallet pilot program proposed by six countries

A NEW multi-country consortium of Europe’s most trusted identity experts announced on Wednesday, September 14 its proposal to …