Published on May 17th, 2018 | by bitcoin0
Proof of Concept with Vending Machines, ID Codes
Anytime the corresponding user needs to submit identity information to another service provider (a bank, government agency, etc.
), that service provider could request the validator to cross-check the user’s information with the blockchain’s attestations to verify their identity.
Coming out of Consensus 2018, Civic is showing that it’s taking steps to turn theory into a reality.
Using the Civic app, anyone verified on the platform can scan a QR code to prove that they’re of legal drinking age.
In a partnership with Anheuser-Busch, Civic unveiled the vending machine at Consensus 2018, offering anyone who used it a free brew.