Author Archives: Pragya Sehgal

SecureKey’s authentication network service Concierge processing 800 transactions per second during pandemic

Launched in partnership with Canada’s major financial institutions in 2019, Verified.Me’s digital identity authentication and verification service last week celebrated one full year of operations. SecureKey, creators of the network, is built on the goal of simplifying consumer access to online services and applications in a secure way. Verified.Me uses blockchain technology to securely and…

$70k for Zoom classes? Virus crisis leaves U.S. students miffed – France24

While students around the world are learning and working from home, schools and universities are getting creative with online options to ensure the health and safety of students. However, as the coronavirus crisis settles in, students — many of whom take out huge loans to finance their degrees — are wondering how to justify spending $70,000…

Work From Home For Rest Of Year? Some Tech Companies Say “Yes” – Forbes

Love it or hate it, the work from home trend will continue as countries battle against COVID-19. In fact, many prominent tech companies say their employees will be working from home for the rest of the year.  Here’s what you need to know – and what it might mean for you: Google: While employees who…

Zoom acquires Keybase to add end-to-end encryption to videoconferencing – Verdict

Zoom acquires Keybase to add end-to-end encryption to videoconferencing – Verdict Videoconferencing giant Zoom announced on May 7 that it is acquiring secure messaging and file-sharing service Keybase for an undisclosed amount. As the COVID-19 pandemic forced millions of people to work from home and the daily meeting participants on Zoom surged over the last few…