When California Governor Gavin Newsom talked about the future of digital driver’s licenses in the state during his new budget proposal, he said that we could see digital ID cards arrive in “a matter of months.” The California Department of Motor Vehicles said the rollout to pilot a mobile driver’s license could come as early as late spring for a limited number of people. The DMV is currently working with mobile wallet providers such as Apple and Android to place a mobile driver’s license into their devices. You may be having privacy concerns when it comes to this digital driver’s license, well Apple said the advantage to digital IDs is that the Apple Wallet will only share the information needed for a specific interaction, and it also allows the user to choose what data is shared.
How do you feel about having a digital driver's license?
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