Christopher Allen#DeepFakes are getting scary, especially when the faces are somewhat similar in expressiveness as they are in this Jack Nicholson clip from The Shining using Jim Carrey. This tech has implications with companies using video for multifactor authentication.
Identity professionals continue to have questions about self-sovereign identity (SSI). In this post, I answer a few questions that Susan Morrow raised about the commercial viability, security, privacy, and desired user experience of SSI.
Christopher Allen“being about the user (user centric) doesn't necessarily mean that the user is structurally part of the flow.…I know there are plenty of people who hate the term, but "self sovereign" implies user control in a way that "user centric" does not.” — @windley
A roleplaying game about outcasts, renegades and misfits living in the belly of a space station.
Christopher AllenJust read through PDF as a supporter of "Flotsam: Adrift Amongst the Stars" by @rabalias. A collaborative #storygame that was active on Kickstarter while my game Gate Watch was also running. Impressive! See my preview in my reply. Pre-orders available at
Christopher Allen@csuwildcat@balajis@Kim_Cameron Amira is the use case we are trying to serve with the BTCR Decentralized IDentifier method, which uses bitcoin as the censor-resistant ledger that DIDs need. Latest status on this non-commercial open source project. Seeking volunteers & sponsors!
"If you want to flip your economic mind, and leap to the cutting edge of commons-based thinking, simply read on." - Kate Raworth
Christopher Allen“key issue addressed in this study is how to change a system which incentivizes & rewards extraction—but cannot recognize and reward the wealth created by generative activities—towards a system which is able to reward & incentivize generative practices”