November 24, 2019

Reframing Digital Identity as Data Protection

If as David Birch says "we are getting nowhere in digital identity" then why not re-frame the problem? Identity is a special type of data, needing extra protection of provenance and fidelity. We could be solving for a much bigger problem.

June 6, 2019

Identity is dead

I say Identity is Dead like "Quality is Dead". Not because it doesn't matter but because the formulaic Digital Identity movement has failed us. 

December 16, 2018

What is blockchain consensus all about?

All the Bitcoin blockchain does is crowd source agreement on the time-order of entries in a ledger. That's all it was designed to do. So let's be clear what "consensus" is about with any application of blockchain technology.