Here’s what we’ve been up to.
The Impact of Fraud in the Insurance Industry
In a recent article disseminated by the Insurance Information Institute the Institute noted that the “The FBI estimates that the total cost of insurance fraud … is more than $40 billion per year. The Institute noted that based on its research dating back to 1980 “fraud accounted for about 10 percent of the property/casualty (PC) insurance industry’s incurred losses and loss […]
Image Verification and My Cousin Vinny
A Simplified Guide To Crime Scene Photography The National Forensic Science Technology Center (NFSTC) under a cooperative agreement from the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) promulgated and distributed “A Simplified Guide To Crime Scene Photography Introduction” (the “CSP Guide”) several years ago, that beyond providing an excellent overview of the purposes and standards associated with […]
THE AGE WE ARE IN
DIGITAL EVIDENCE CAN BLOW YOUR CASE One would probably need to be in a sequestered hermitage on the dark side of the moon without access to audio or video feed to not have seen or heard about some aspect of the Kyle Rittenhouse trial. With some evidently pleased that the acquittal verdict seems to have […]
Clive Presents to Hyperledger Seattle Meetup
I have been an active community member in Hyperledger projects since Feb 2017, for the last year meeting bi-weekly with senior practitioners at the Architecture Working Group to develop a white paper on the Evaluation of Privacy and Confidentiality in Hyperledger Platforms. In this presentation for the Hyperledger Seattle Meetup, I discuss how the group […]
Paul McVoy Ranked for the 4th Year!
Congrats to Paul McVoy, CertifiedTrue’s Advisor for the legal industry – once again showning he is at the top of his game! July 8, 2021, New York – Chambers and Partners has named leading eDiscovery services firm Meta-e Discovery LLC among the top eDiscovery litigation support providers in the United States in its 2021 Chambers […]
Clive Hosts Android Study Jam series for GDG Seattle
So I am co-hosting a 3 part series for Google Developer Group (GDG) Seattle on modern Android development. The last meeting is in August and I encourage anyone who has an interest in Android application development to join us online. So far the first 2 have been great and there has been much that has […]
Toward the Evaluation of Privacy and Confidentiality in Hyperledger Platforms
Toward Evaluation of Privacy and Confidentiality in Hyperledger Platforms https://www.meetup.com/Hyperledger-Seattle-Chapter/events/264855643/ Transcript Toward the Evaluation of Privacy and Confidentiality in Hyperledger Platforms Architecture Working Group – P&C track. Copy of paper (draft) pdf http://bit.ly/2OWTlrG Presented by Clive Boulton @iC This talk… • How the Arch-WG P&C track went about developing the goals for the paper • […]
Bates Stamping the Future
Recently I read an insightful article by Mr. Adam Brill a Vice President at Logikcull in Cybersecurity Law & Strategy titled Blockchain-Will-bring-Opportunities-Challenges-to-Legal-Discovery. I recommend it as a useful primer not just on Blockchain and Discovery but also on surrounding issues. Mr. Brill points out that “[c]ompanies are also implementing internal blockchain around such things as IT […]
Toward Resilient Secure Multiparty Web Apps
Transcript Toward Resilient Secure Multiparty Web Apps by clive boulton GDG et al. A shift is underway from Web 2.0 to Web 3.0 My focus is moving business & industry control systems toward resilient secure multiparty apps, solving computer insecurity with a robust user experience underpinned by blockchain technologies. From a deep engineering background in […]
At NYU Crypto Token Summit
Was great to hear from Fred Wilson and Emin Gun Sirer at the Crypto Token Summit held at NYU. Also interesting to hear various legal experts opine on the legal status of various tokenization schemes. I don’t care what they say, the SEC is going to eventually declare crypto tokens violate Howey test and are […]
Tech Talks – Linux for Chromebooks
Google I/O 2019 Extended Seattle https://www.meetup.com/gdg-seattle/events/260034948/ Updated with CTL Chromebox Crostini UI for Linux Aug 7, 2019 Transcript #I1O9Extended #GDGSeattle Linux for Chromebooks GDG I/O 2019 Extended . . . Clive Boulton & Greg Heil Slide content: Google IO, Chrome OS, et al. 1 #I1O9Extended #GDGSeattle 2 • An overview of Chromebooks biggest feature since […]
Stephen takes the Iron Throne for CertifiedTrue!
Crypto Winter is here but if you had any doubts who ends up on Game of Throne’s Iron Throne at the end, now you know. Fortunately, instead of Kings Landing, The “Throne of the Crypt” was found and I ran up there to show our team colors. I only had to travel to Fort Totten […]
CertifiedTrue & BCNYS Tech Committee
CertifiedTrue’s CEO, Stephen Graves was recently honored to be invited to speak to the Technology Committee of the Business Council of NY State at a committee luncheon in midtown NYC. The Business Council is a leading business organization committed to policy education and advocacy that represents the interests of its 2,400 member companies, local chambers of commerce and professional […]
Bill Clements joins CertifiedTrue!
Insurance Executive William A. Clement joins the ranks of CertifiedTrue! CertifiedTrue is continuing to attract talented and accomplished individuals to help advance CertifiedTrue’s vision of being the trusted name in blockchain for the Legal, Real Estate and Insurance industries. For this reason, CertifiedTrue is especially pleased to announce that William A Clement, an experienced executive in the […]
CertifiedTrue Congratulates our own Blockchain Doc. – Well Done!
The team at CertifiedTrue.co is pleased to give a shout out to “Doctor” Tuyet Duong and her husband Hung Nguyen for achieving a major milestone! The lovely young couple seen below with their lovely baby Adalyn, received their PhD’s in Computer Science from Virginia Commonwealth University. (See Virginia News). Theirs is a heartwarming and uplifting journey. Doctor Tuyet Duong recently signed on […]
CertifiedTrue a REBNY PropTech Finalist!
Certified True is truly excited to have been named one of three finalist in REBNY’s PropTech Challenge, Global Virtual Hackathon to be held this November 8th in New York City. When this competition was first announced REBNY Chairman Bill Rudin stated “The PropTech Challenge leverages the wealth of worldwide technology talent…. to drive innovation and collaboration to address […]
Why Blockchain Provides Cyber Resilience
Following a speaker series started by Duff & Phelps on Why Cyber Resilience Trumps Cyber Security. We at CertifiedTrue continued with Why Blockchain provides cyber resilience. How it works, and why it matters. We went back to the well and reprised Satoshi Nakamoto’s 2008 bitcoin paper. The IT audience asked many questions allowing us […]
CertifiedTrue Dev Update #001
The latest pre-alpha development version implements Hyperledger Sawtooth Seth (an abstracted implementation of Hyperledger Burrow), an EVM based blockchain system. As a first step of integration, we introduce the CertNet v0.1 of it’s PoCA (Proof of Certified Access) Transaction Processor. The python version implements the Hyperledger Sawtooth SDK and uses protobufs to enable configuration. The […]
Privacy and Confidentiality in Blockchains
Ahead of a Hyperledger Architecture Working Group meeting on Privacy and Confidentiality at Oracle HQ. We contributed reprised research into the Connections between Memory Safety and Privacy/Confidentiality. Making well informed choices can reduce the surface attack area. Allowing for clear focus on adversarial consensus models. (Adaptive Byzantine adversary) the adversary can actively and adaptively control […]
Connections between Memory Safety and Privacy Confidentiality
Research presented by Clive Boulton based on Mark S. Miller’s original work to Hyperledger Architecture Working Group. We attempted to show how memory safety impacts privacy/confidentiality in Hyperledger Blockchains. Connections between memory safety and privacy/confidentiality… Hyperledger Blockchains: Architecture Working Group Clive Boulton Research at CertifiedTrue Credit: Mark S. Miller Co-author w/ Eric Drexler of the […]
July Team Meeting
CertifiedTrue had a full team meeting July 20-21 working end-to-end and top-to-bottom on roadmap and aligning company for optimal results. We also enjoyed a team BBQ with great steaks and shrimp with plenty of cigars and drinks. People from our partners BlockchainTP and from friends at Satis Group, stopped by as well. You can begin to see the […]
CertifiedTrue at Cardozo Law for InsurTech
Really interesting Block chain symposium at Cardozo Law lasted night dubbed InsurTech: Blockchain’s Impact on Risk, Security, and Data Law sponsored in tandem with the Fintech Investors group. A great deal of attention is paid to exotic Block chain applications including of course cypto-currency but this forum focused on this technology’s potential impacts on insurance operation. Wendy […]
Federal Rules Meets James Bond
A number of my friends and colleagues hailing from the legal community as well as insurance and real estate have asked me why I am so excited about CertifiedTrue.com I have done my best to succinctly explain how CertifiedTrue.com elegantly solves a real world problem. My friends that are litigators immediately ‘get it’ – like in nanoseconds. Those […]
CertifiedTrue is entering an exciting phase
CertifiedTrue founders attended a fine dinner and networking event last night billed as Cryptooracle.io, Dispatch Labs & Swarm Dinner. Truly impressed with the caliber of the attendees. A very interesting and eclectic crowd and a very enjoyable evening. CryptoOracle host James Haft was a very gracious host spending some time with CertifiedTrue Founder Stephen Graves […]