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Google Chief Visits Rare Computer Lab in North Korea

12:52 PM, Jan 8, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Google chief Eric Schmidt, along with former Democratic presidential candidate Bill Richardson, visited a rare North Korean computer lab:

The pair is in North Korea for a "private" humanitarian mission, and was apparently shown a rare lab where access to Wikipedia and Google is available. Most computers in North Korea are connected only to a government-censored intranet.

The State Department has called the visit by Schmidt and Richardson "unhelpful."

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