Coffee Briefing, Oct. 5, 2021 – All the recent tech news; a podcast roundup; and more

 Coffee Briefing, Oct. 5, 2021 – All the recent tech news; a podcast roundup; and more

Coffee Briefings are timely deliveries of the latest ITWC headlines, interviews, and podcasts. Today’s Coffee Briefing is delivered by IT World Canada reporter Pragya Sehgal, with files from the rest of the editorial team!

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Interac to acquire exclusive rights to SecureKey’s digital ID services for Canada 

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Interac has announced it has entered into a strategic transaction to acquire the exclusive rights to SecureKey TechnologiesCanadian digital ID business contracts and an exclusive Canadian license of its digital ID intellectual property. This transaction follows the acquisition of Canadian digital identity and cybersecurity firm 2Keys by Interac in 2019.

The transaction includes Verified.Me, a digital ID verification network built on distributed ledger technology, and Government Sign-In by Verified.Me…

Read full article…www.itworldcanada.com