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South Korea driving tests go hi-tech

Road traffic officials use computer tablets to monitor performance in driving tests.
Last Modified: 17 Jan 2013 07:12

People who take a driving test in South Korea are in for a bit of surprise.

Road traffic officials are taking the experience high-tech, saying they have come up with a better way to grade students - by using computer tablets to monitor their performance.

Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports from Seoul.

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