Litentry Introduces Direct Invocation, EVM Sign-In, and a Special Airdrop — Paving the Way for a Revolution in Web3 Identity!

5 min readAug 8, 2023
Sign into the IdentityHub on August 14th to start generating your credentials and win a piece of the airdrop!

Dear Litentry community,

We are thrilled to bring you some groundbreaking updates that are set to redefine your experience with the IdentityHub. Our team has been diligently working to ensure that we remain at the forefront of the identity revolution in the decentralized world… and today, we’re excited to announce three pivotal advancements: the implementation of Direct Invocation, the launch of EVM Sign-In, and a special IdentityHub Airdrop for our dedicated community.

1. Direct Invocation: Supercharging the IdentityHub with a 50% Speed Boost!

In our relentless pursuit to refine and enhance the IdentityHub, we’ve successfully integrated Direct Invocation. This innovative feature facilitates a more streamlined and rapid process, slashing the time required for various operations by half.

The outcome? A staggering 50% increase in speed for the IdentityHub.

This translates to faster access, fluid transactions and VC generation, and an overall superior user experience. Whether you’re a developer interacting with our platform or an end-user leveraging our identity solution, this enhancement ensures that your interactions with the IdentityHub are smoother and more efficient than ever.

Learn more about DI in our documentation —

2. Unveiling EVM Sign-In: Fulfilling our Cross-Chain Promises

EVM, or Ethereum Virtual Machine, represents the runtime environment dedicated to executing smart contracts on the Ethereum network. From the beginning, our vision for the IdentityHub was to be fully chain agnostic because recognized the need for a robust identity solution across the web3 ecosystem. Keeping in mind the burgeoning adoption and potential of Ethereum, we felt compelled to seamlessly weave EVM capabilities into the IdentityHub.

A sample of the many wallets available within the Ethereum Ecosystem

For the uninitiated into Ethereum

EVM Sign-In empowers users to authenticate and engage with applications using their Ethereum addresses. In essence, it’s akin to employing your Ethereum wallet to sign into a myriad of platforms, mirroring the convenience of using Google or Facebook for diverse website logins, with the big difference being you control your data.

Advantages of EVM Sign-In:

  • Security: Leverage the built-in security protocols of your Ethereum wallet.
  • Simplicity: Bypass the hassle of juggling multiple usernames or passwords. Your Ethereum wallet address is the foundation of your web3 identity.
  • Interoperability: Engage effortlessly with an extensive array of applications within the Ethereum ecosystem (now including the IdentityHub!).

3. Litentry Airdrop: A Token of Our Appreciation

In celebration of these significant milestones and as a gesture of gratitude to our unwavering community, we’re excited to announce a special Litentry Airdrop through the IdentityHub. Beginning August 14th, you’ll be able to sign into the IDHub and generate credentials based on your web3 activities — contributing to your web3 user score and unlocking your reward.

How do you unlock your reward?

By generating verifiable credentials within the IDHub. The identity you’ve built is valuable, and we want to give you a taste of the future we’re trying to unlock. To help you along, we’re leveraging Galxe’s OATs to contribute to your score — check them out here.

Leverage your IDHub Early Bird status, your diamond hands, and more to get the highest web3 user score; be among the top 25 of participants (but even if you’re not, you’ll still be eligible for other rewards!) and unlock the biggest reward!

So all you need to do is generate credentials to get a higher score (We use USDT as a unit to help you understand the value of the rewards. The final distribution will be in our equivalent LIT tokens, which can be directly exchanged for USDT):

  • Top 25 score: $500 USDT in total
  • Top 26–55 score: $300 USDT in total
  • Top 56–95 score: $200 USDT in total

In short — generate as many verifiable credentials to maximize your score and earn rewards according to your ranking. Get all the details and claim your credentials on the IdentityHub starting August 14th.

Rewards will be distributed after the end of the campaign (Aug. 21st) in order to give you time to improve your score with generated credentials.

Strengthening Partnerships and Amplifying Impact in Web3 Identity

The introduction of these features not only enhances our platform, but also significantly bolsters our partnership endeavours. By offering a faster and more easily integrable solution, we are positioning ourselves as the go-to platform for potential partners looking to delve into the world of decentralized identity, and privacy-protected, highly contextualized, user experiences.

Furthermore, these advancements lay the groundwork for IdentityHub to wield substantial influence in the realm of Web3 identity. As the decentralized web continues to evolve, the importance of a secure, efficient, and unified identity solution becomes paramount. Litentry is poised to lead this transformation, ensuring that users and developers alike have access to top-tier identity solutions that are both user-friendly and technologically advanced.

Wrapping Up

These updates signify more than just technological enhancements, they represent our commitment to pioneering the future of decentralized identity. With Direct Invocation, EVM Sign-In and an airdrop to top it off, we’re not only just keeping pace with the evolution of Web3 — we’re leading the way and we’re happy to have you all along with us.

Stay connected on our social channels for more exhilarating updates, and together, let’s continue to shape a dynamic future where you remain unseen, but your identity becomes tangible.

About Litentry

Litentry is a privacy-preserving Identity Aggregation protocol that enables granular access to and control of data. Featuring a DID indexing protocol and a Substrate-built distributed DID validation blockchain, Litentry provides a decentralized, interoperable identity aggregation service that mitigates the difficulty of resolving agnostic DID mechanisms. Litentry provides a secure vehicle through which users manage their identities and dApps obtain real-time DID data of an identity owner across different blockchains.

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