You may or may not have heard of Google's Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt was visiting the secretive country North Korea. His daughter posted a blog about N-Korea which became quite popular.
Schmidt posted on his Google+ page that it "was a private visit to North Korea to talk about the free and open Internet." Google is a champion of a free and open web so this is a great move by Google. Well, there will be a business angle as well...Read more at Muktware