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‘North Korea VR’ is an extraordinary glimpse of the world’s most oppressive country

U.S. President Donald Trump has really upped the war of words with North Korea in the past few months, prompting an endless flow of news reports about the hermit regime. What these reports often leave out, though, is the daily life in the North’s capital. People commuting, playing, cycling, praying, chatting, moving around the city. What is it like to live in one of the most authoritarian, secretive places on earth? To try to answer this question and fill a massive curiosity gap, a Swedish startup has produced a fascinating virtual reality experience that parachutes you straight into the streetlife of urban North Koreans. …. [READ]