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Thursday, 30 September 2010

Estonia on the Verge of First Elections wih Mobile-ID

One of the biggest computer journals in Estonia writes that Estonia might have its first Mobile-ID supported elections soon

Namely, to vote via cell phone on elections, you need a Mobile-ID. Today Estonian government approved the investments on the project to create governmental system for issuing Mobile-ID's. Thus there shouldn't be any barriers to create m-ID for the next elections.

Mobile-ID as a technology has been used for banking and other services since 2007, but it was not government approved to use it for e-elections which support until this day only ID-Card solutions.

Read more (in Estonian) at

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