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With the holiday season nearly upon us, it’s time to give some thought to how best to protect yourself when shopping online. At the same time last year, we pointed out that as the amount spent in online purchases was expected to increase, so does the occurrence of online fraud. This year will be no

  Bitcoin is becoming an increasingly popular topic of discussion, especially among lawmakers. After high-profile scandals such as Silk Road and Mt. Gox, it’s hardly surprising that governments around the world are wary and trying to find ways to regulate and monitor the use of digital currencies. The supposed anonymous nature of bitcoin payments has

What does it take to be an entrepreneur? How do ordinary people start from nothing to create extraordinary companies? What advice would they share about their journey and lessons learned? Those questions and more will be answered on November 25th during six:forty. As the only tech event of its kind, six:forty is not about company

Industry experts, corporations, entrepreneurs, and big players within the FinTech & Retail verticals will gather for an evening of startup pitches focused on payments and a special panel discussion! In an on-going series of meetups, tonight’s inaugural event will feature a discussion on the Point-of-Sale (“POS”) and the future of checkout, followed by startups working

  We live in a rapidly evolving world where technology is changing at breakneck speed. Online identity and privacy issues have raised more concerns and created more discussions, especially in light of this year’s numerous data breaches at major U.S. retailers. What can we do to protect our online identity and privacy? How do we

Trulioo has been awarded Deloitte’s coveted 2014 Companies-to-Watch Award, as part of the Deloitte 17th annual Technology Fast 50™ Awards for its innovative technology, management expertise and early stage growth. The Companies-to-Watch Award honors early-stage Canadian technology companies in business for less than five years. The winners are selected based on the potential they show

We are very excited to be participating in Techvibes Tech Fest, a top-notch job fair bringing together Vancouver’s fastest growing tech companies that are looking for the best talent in the city. The job fair is taking place on Tuesday, November 18th from 6:30-9:30pm at the Roundhouse Community Centre in Yaletown. Mark your calendars! Have

The 5th annual Privacy Identity Innovation conference, pii2014, will take place November 12-14, 2014 at the Crowne Plaza Palo Alto hotel in Silicon Valley. The conference will explore where innovation is heading, what it means for the future of privacy and identity, and how to build trust in emerging technologies and business models. Learn about emerging trends and

Before the Internet age, the most common proof-of-identity requirement was to show a government document. To prove identity, you produced a passport, driver license, birth certificate, social security cards, or other government-issued ID and showed it to another live human being. This system fell apart when the live human being was taken out of the