VisitVR

VisitVR? Don’t.

The downfall of many apps can blamed on sluggishness, glitches or crashes.  VisitVR.com has been taken over by Turkish hackers (as of November 2016). The app, listed on GooglePlay, promises to deliver virtual tours for Google Cardboard. Instead, “TURKISHSPYHACKER” occupies VisitVR.com in classic hacker-esque aesthetic, striking red text over black. The hackers call for Muhammed Fethullah Gülen to return to Turkey. They promise to spread the “power of Turkish and Islam.” Even before the hack, one reviewer wrote:  “Don’t Download … you might as well just go onto Google and search “low resolution nature photos.” — Kelsey Hess

 

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