A Growing Imperative for Digital Identity — The Permission to Act

A Growing Imperative for Digital Identity — The Permission to ActThe following is a guest post by Alka Gupta. Alka is a Co-Founder and Board Director of globaliD. Follow her on Twitter.2019 seems to be the year that digital identity takes center stage. It’s not hard to see why. As the world around us becomes increasingly digitized, it’s nearly impossible to conduct meaningful activities...

Greg Kidd on the Facebook pivot and the future of value exchange

globaliD co-founder and CEO Greg Kidd is in Bangkok, Thailand this week for The Asian Banker’s 20th annual Future of Finance Summit along with visionary leaders from Mozilla, Microsoft, and Ripple, among others.Greg will be sharing the stage with Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales for the event’s opening keynote, where he will discuss the future of the “collaborative and shared economy” and...

Understanding Facebook’s privacy pivot with Greg Kidd at SVOD

From Silicon Valley to Wall Street, change is afoot. Big banks, after years of speculative trading, are de-risking and becoming more boring again while confronting the rising disruptive innovation of fintech encroaching on its turf.Big tech faces similar headwinds. Perhaps most prominently is the go-to model of “free” apps in exchange for customer information, which is then sold to advertisers. While...

Greg Kidd interview with Bianca Lopes at KNOW2019

What do the AOL or CompuServe models of the internet have to do with identity today? globaliD co-founder and CEO Greg Kidd discusses his background, the nature of innovation, and the dangers of over-reliance on central authorities with Bianca Lopes after his panel at KNOW 2019 in a video interview published last week:  Follow Greg on Twitter Follow Bianca on Twitter