Introducing The Self-Sovereign Identity Incubator

Hard Yaka is thrilled to announce a new partnership with the Sovrin Foundation, an initiative that will help further our collective mission for bringing self-sovereign identity (SSI) to the masses.Together, we’re launching an incubator “to provide early-stage companies with technology guidance, business development expertise, and funding to advance self-sovereign identity (SSI) as a solution to the longstanding, inter-related problems of identity...

The GID Report #2 — Everything you need to know about Facebook’s Project Libra

The GID Report #2 — Everything you need to know about Facebook’s Project LibraHey everyone, welcome to The GID Report, a biweekly update that includes globaliD team news, market perspectives, and industry analysis.This week, we have a deep dive into Libra, the buzziest topic of the last month.This week we’ll be covering:What we know so far, an overviewMessaging is the killer app of the 21st centuryWhat...

The GID Report #1 — Greg’s travels, SEC v. Kik, and Facebook’s crypto project

The GID Report #1 — Greg’s travels, SEC v. Kik, and Facebook’s crypto projectHey everyone, welcome to The GID Report, a biweekly update that includes globaliD team news, market perspectives, and industry analysis.This week we have:Greg’s travelsSEC v. Kik (and the future of crypto tokens)The truth about crypto cardsFacebook’s Libra project“Apple’s Audacity”The antitrust firestorm1. Greg’s travelsDavid Gorodyansky, Greg Kidd, and Edith Yeung at SVODFirst off, a quick update on...

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...