Privacy by design

Stranger Labs helps you put breakthrough ideas in identity, privacy, trust, and accountability into practice.

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Critical Thought

Stranger Labs offers advisory services aimed at helping your organization evaluate, formulate, and execute forward-looking technology strategies that advance your capabilities in a rapidly changing marketplace.

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Advanced Research

We’re creating a new cryptographic protocol based on the principle of borrowed trust, and a suite of open source libraries for use on the web, mobile devices, cloud infrastructure, and IoT networks.

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Smart Collaboration

Stranger Labs is obsessively focused on stopping the abuse of identity and personal data. To accomplish this we need to dramatically improve the capability, resilience, and security of internet infrastructure.

But we can’t do it alone. In fact, we’re not the heros in this story. You are. That’s why we partner with like-minded stakeholders to bring first principles to bear on extreme real world challenges.

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Industry Applications

  • Banking
  • Insurance
  • Policy
  • Compliance
  • Legal Technology
  • Journalism
  • Social Networks
  • Entertainment
Public Sector
  • Disaster Response
  • Humanitarian Aid

The Bubblers Arms, Prosperity

The Cryptopian Fallacy

October 29, 2018 – Thanks to BakerHostetler and Blockchain at UCLA for the invitation to speak at Genesis Blockchain Summit on October 25th, 2018. This post is an edited transcript.

Computational Law + Blockchain Fest

March 16, 2018 – Stranger Labs CEO Christian Smith questions blockchain as a solution for identity during the Computational Law + Blockchain Fest at MIT Media Lab.

MIT Legal Forum

October 30, 2017 – Christian Smith demystifies blockchain at the MIT Legal Forum on Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence, with the help of

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