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kim jong-il

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How to throw a Kim Jong Il Party

Not everyone can throw down like the North Korean dictator.

By November 29, 2006

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North Korea's army of online game hackers

Kim-Jong Il is looking for virtual gold in them thar video games, or so says a recent report.

By August 7, 2011

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North Korea pardons Current TV journalists

During visit with former President Bill Clinton, Kim Jong Il issues "special pardon" to two detained U.S. journalists working for the Internet news site co-founded by Al Gore.

By August 4, 2009

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North Korea names space agency 'NADA,' mimics NASA logo

North Korea's newly named space agency sports the unfortunate acronym "NADA" and features a familiar-looking logo.

By April 2, 2014

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North Korean government labels cell phone users as war criminals

North Korea is one of the most closed-off countries in the world, and now its government is trying to limit information flow even more by threatening to punish cell phone users.

By January 26, 2012

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North Korea: First Eric Schmidt; then... Dennis Rodman?

Somehow, since his recent visit, Google's chairman has paved the way for all sorts of open (and, perhaps, unexpected) exchanges with North Korea. Yes, Dennis Rodman has arrived.

By February 26, 2013

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Schmidt, daughter open up about trip to North Korea

In a post on his Google+ page, the Google chairman talks about the country's lack of open Internet access. Meanwhile, his daughter Sophie writes a blog account about their "very, very strange" visit.

By January 20, 2013

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Yahoo rumoured to be buying Tumblr for £715m

Yahoo could be about to buy Tumblr, and it's rumoured to be improving its Flickr photo-sharing service while it's at it.

By May 19, 2013

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Is this the worst ad Samsung's ever made?

An ad for its 840 EVO Series Solid State Drive gets Reddit posters in an enormous tizzy, after one of the actors allegedly explains his role.

By August 24, 2013