It’s time to rethink the design model of start-up offices – Quartz at Work

Dense floor plans, handyman toys, junky desks and pizza boxes. There’s a reason many startup offices look so welcoming. They are built on the design model of a garage. San Francisco-based architect Hattie Stroud made the observation at the recent Vitra International Architects’ Day conference, as she tried to explain why the carport is such […]

Passbase seizes $ 3.6 million to fuel privacy-preserving online identity checks – TechCrunch

Digital Identity Startup Passbase closed a $ 3.6 million funding round, led by Cowboy Ventures and Eniac Ventures, with participation from Seedcamp and other European investors. The 2018-founded startup won a $ 600,000 pre-seed round earlier this year for its full-stack identity engine with a touch of privacy. Final round of funding will continue to […]

Sierra Leone unveils Africa’s first blockchain online identification platform to capture the unbanked

Sierra Leone has launched a blockchain platform to create online identities for its citizens, making it the first African country to unveil what has been described as a blockchain-enabled digital national identification system. The platform, which was officially launched on Wednesday by Sierra Leonean President Julius Maada Bio in the capital Freetown, will allow citizens […]

Changing your PSN Online ID can break games, delete saves, and lose your money

PLAYSTATION users can finally change their credentials online. Adult gamers stuck with PlayStation display names they chose as kids have been begging Sony to roll out the feature for years. 2 Many adult PS4 gamers are still stuck with the names they chose online as a teenagerCredit: Getty Images – Getty While Xbox gamers have […]

Bohemian Coding’s Sketch update includes iOS 11 design template

According to a blog post, version 49 of Sketch, Bohemian Coding’s popular digital design app, is being rolled out and features a plethora of improvements and bug fixes, including the official design resource from Bohemian Coding. Apple user interface for iOS 11. Prototyping Okay, so your design looks great. But will it really be to […]

Survey: Majority in favor of online identity verification for government services

Researchers found that 52% of those surveyed believed the ability to prove who they were online at any time was the most convenient option compared to checks in person at a post office. However, the popularity of online verification declined when respondents were categorized by age. Almost two-thirds of 18-24 year olds thought online identity […]

Acura Precision Concept a design model for future models (photos)

1 of 13 Wayne Cunningham / CNET Acura unveiled its new concept, called Acura Precision Concept, here at the Detroit auto show. 2 of 13 Wayne Cunningham / CNET This concept shows a new direction for design, which Acura calls “Alluring Modern Edge”. 3 of 13 Wayne Cunningham / CNET According to designer Dave Marek, […]

Online ID ‘Card’ Launch Next Month Enables Users to Store Personal Data Online

The online identification ‘card’ will be launched next month: a new system will allow users to store personal data online, file income tax returns and apply for driver’s licenses through a single website Government forced to deny ploy is basically back door IDs Concerns about the history of costly official IT projects and data errors […]

CyberGhost VPN Review – Protect Your Online ID, Access Unavailable Content

Anonymous internet browsing has many benefits, ranging from preventing groups of marketing organizations from analyzing browsing behavior, to accessing content that is otherwise not available in specific geographic locations. CyberGhost VPN provides such a gateway, giving users the ability to reach a virtual address in another country to surf the web freely without such restrictions. […]

Online Identity Verification Plan Has Risks

WHO IS Afraid of Internet Fraud? Consumers who still pay their bills by post. Hospitals are reluctant to make treatment records available online for their patients. Some national motor vehicle registries require car owners to appear in person or return their license plates by mail in order to transfer ownership of the vehicle. But the […]