Google Maps in North Korea?!

mapAs you might already know the North Korean government does not like the “secrets” of the country to be accessible for everyone. Well Google does not agree with that. The company which administers maps.google.com has recently updated the maps of North Korea and now you are presented with a much more detailed view. The first question that popped into my head was: “how is this possible?!” Clearly Google couldn’t just send the Google Street View recording cars. All in all, this did not stop the company from doing what seemed to be nearly impossible. Continue reading