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saga cryptocurrency

Saga buyers must pass anti-money laundering check

Saga has launched its new digital currency and it said to be the “academic’s answer to the cryptocurrency craze.” Financial Times reports that Saga was...
scotland eu

Could Scotland stay in the EU?

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says a second referendum on the country’s independence should be held in the new year. BBC reports that the ruling...
poland eu

Poland may have to leave EU

Poland’s Supreme Court has warned that the country could have to leave the EU over its judicial reform proposals. BBC reports that the proposals would...
biometric passports

Ukraine issues 14 million biometric passports

Ukraine has issued more than 14 million biometric passports so far. Maksym Sokoliuk, head of the country’s State Migration Service, says one person is allowed...
most powerful passport

Who has world’s most powerful passport?

The Japanese and Singaporean passport was named as the "world's most powerful" by a British consultancy this year. The Nikkei reports that Japanese citizens, however,...
libra

Libra’s early version now available

Facebook’s blockchain digital currency Libra isn’t available just yet, but an "open-source testnet" is currently available for developers. The testnet is described as “an early...
darknet counterfeit

Police arrests darknet counterfeit criminals

Europol has carried out house raids targeting buyers of fake banknotes made by a darknet counterfeit currency producer. The law enforcement agency says police officials...
schengen visa

Schengen visa rules set to change in 2020

The Schengen visa rules will change in February 2020. The Schengen visa is one of the most famous visas in the world, giving tourists the...
ugandan passport

Ugandans can now apply for passports online

Ugandan citizens wishing to apply for a passport, can now do so digitally. The government activated the e-application portal after launching the digital passport at...
British Virgin Islands

British Virgin Islands signs multimillion border system contract

The British Virgin Islands has signed a $6.4 million contract with Canadian Bank Note Company to set up a system to monitor the territory’s...

The Digital Person: Part 3

This series has, so far, defined the Digital Person and described its evolution, and how the Digital Person compares to ChatBots and Virtual Personal...

LIVE BLOG: Mississippi DPS launches Mississippi Mobile ID and more news…

To find news about a specific state, click on the state abbreviation here: For news about a specific US Territory, click on the US...

The Digital Person: Part 2

This series began with an expert’s definition and explanation of the Digital Person and a brief history of how it evolved. As we continue...

North Carolina Issuing Redesigned Driver License and ID Card

The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles has released new driver licenses, permits and identification cards in a new design and integrating the latest in card security...

The Digital Person: Part 1

Whenever you have applied for a job, or even visited an ecommerce store, has it happened that you are, in fact, engaging with Chatbot?...