Posts published in Day: December 9, 2019

50 rare amber stones will be put up for bidding

Monday, December 9, 2019

50 rare amber stones will be put up for bidding in Kaliningrad. The auction can be participated both by Russians and citizens of foreign countries. Auction will hold in Kaliningrad region, Russia, where is located the world’s largest amber deposit. JSC «Kaliningrad Amber Combine» (further – KAC) is the only enterprise in Russia and the biggest one in the world which mine amber in industrial way. Auction is organized by…

Is collecting biometric data dangerous for Lithuanians?

Monday, December 9, 2019

From passport photos to accessing bank accounts with fingerprints, the use of biometrics is growing at an exponential rate. And while using your fingerprint may be easier than typing in a password, just how far is too far when it comes to biometric use, and what’s happening to your biometric data once it’s collected, especially where governments are concerned? Comparitech analyzed 50 different countries to find out where biometrics are…