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Google says South Korea laws inhibit Google Map services

Wednesday 18 May 2016 | 13:29 CET | News
Google parent Alphabet is challenging South Korea's government over restrictions to its mapping services in the country, which renders some maps less informative than those for North Korea, The WSJ reports. Google claims South Korea's national security laws, which were designed to protect the country against infiltration from North Korea, are outdated and restrict the company's ability to provide the full range of its Google Map services in South Korea.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Google
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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