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Japan's minister of cybersecurity has never used computer

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TOKYO - Japan's minister in charge of cybersecurity is in the spotlight for acknowledging he has never used a computer and making comments showing he has no idea what a USB port might be.
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Japan's cybersecurity minister admits: 'I don't use computers'

Japan's cybersecurity minister admits: 'I don't use computers'

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Japan's No. 2 cybersecurity official has let slip - in parliament - that he has never used a computer.
Yoshitaka Sakurada, 68, is the deputy chief of the government's cybersecurity strategy office and he is also the minister in charge of the the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, which Japan will host.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe handpicked Sakurada last month to lead Japan's cyberspace defenses and Olympic cyber-preparations.
Japan's recently appointed cybersecurity and Olympics minister has told parliament he has never used a computer in his life, though it's his job to oversee...
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