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Digitally enhanced: Estonia plots the end of bureaucracy

TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — In the Estonian capital of Tallinn, three-day-old Oskar Lunde sleeps soundly in his hospital cot, snuggled into a lime green blanket decorated with red butterflies. Across the room, his father turns on a laptop. “Now we will register our child,” Andrejs Lunde says with gravity as …

Kali – Gastro Obscura

You may be familiar with the term “liquid bread” when it comes to beer, but in Estonia, you can get something even closer to the real thing. Just keep an eye out for kali.  Kali is a drink made from slightly fermented bread. It’s like a mix between a beer and …

Becoming a virtual Estonian – BBC News

Rory takes Tech Tent to Estonia to become an e-resident I’ve just acquired a whole new identity. It comes in the form of a plastic card with a chip in it, and it means that I am now a resident of Estonia. Or rather an e-resident, because this card is …