Kenya closes its probe of Worldcoin, opening the door to a relaunch of its orbs after a year-long suspension


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Worldcoin — the crypto startup co-founded by OpenAI’s Sam Altman — has been given the green light to resume iris-scanning and other operations in Kenya after a year-long government probe over privacy concerns was dropped. Kenya was one of the Worldcoin’s launch countries for its iris-scanning scheme — which the startup was building out as […] © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only.