Academia Sinica highlights problems in Taiwan's digital ID scheme

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —Taiwan's Academia Sinica on Thursday (Nov. 5) released a list of policy recommendations for the government in regard to its planned introduction of the new electronic n...

Lawsuit aims at pressing Taiwan's government to halt digital ID plan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A court battle began on Monday (Nov. 2) as Taiwan's privacy advocates pushed to know how their government will meticulously prevent personal data theft when it rolls o...

Scholar: Taiwan's new eID a juicy target for Chinese hackers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the Taiwanese government proudly presents its new electronic national identification cards (eID), a prominent engineering professor has lambasted the project as an infr...

Taiwan to roll out electronic ID card in July 2021

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The new generation of Taiwan’s national electronic identification cards (eID) will be officially introduced in July of next year, according to the Ministry of the In...

Taiwan’s MOI plans to charge NT$900 for reissue of digital ID card

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese on a budget will have to pay closer attention to where they place their digital ID cards in the future, because the new fee for a reissue is NT$900 (US$30), acco...

Taiwan’s digital minister says personal data protection agency needed for digital ID

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s digital minister supports the idea of establishing a dedicated agency for personal data protection before the electronic identification cards (eID) are roll...

Taiwan postpones electronic ID card until 2021

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Interior (MOI) is postponing the introduction of electronic identity cards (eID) from October until the first half of 2021 due to the Wuhan coronavirus (CO...

UK regulator urges reforms to curb Google, Facebook ad power

LONDON (AP) — British regulators want new rules to foster competition in digital advertising markets and rein in the industry's dominant players, Google and Facebook. The Competitio...

Taiwanese academics call for law regulating controversial digital ID

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Academics in Taiwan are calling for the enactment of regulations to govern the new generation of national electronic identification cards (eID), which had been set for a r...

Taiwan to postpone digital ID scheme due to coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will hold off on the plan to roll out a new generation national electronic identification cards (eID) as a result of the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. T...

Smart holiday shopping: Avoiding fake reviews and tricky ads

NEW YORK (AP) — There are lots of bargains online during the holidays, but also plenty of ways to get scammed, even at established outlets like Amazon. How can you be sure you're rea...

New Taiwan digital ID full of smart features

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s new national electronic identification card (eID) boasts eight smart, new features, with full design details expected by the end of September, said Minister...

Can China take a lesson from Estonia in using public data?

Earlier this month, China hosted the "World Internet Conference" to advance an open digital economy. Chinese President Xi Jinping said the development of the internet "knows no national...

Entrust Datacard TruCredential ID Creator Software Goes Mobile

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 26, 2018--Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, today announced the release of TruCredential 7.5 softw...

Gemalto fournit l’authentification multifacteur sécurisée au projet novateur belge d’identité mobile itsme®

AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--juin 5, 2018--Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), leader mondial de la sécurité numérique, a permis au programme belge d’identité mobile itsme® d’enregistrer 350 000 utili...