☀☀☀ LIFE VR, for both iPhone and Android, provides virtual reality experiences curated from major magazines under the TIME brand. One reviewer called Buzz Aldrin’s  Mars mission experience “mind-blowing.” The interesting, high-quality content varies greatly, from the newsy People and Sports Illustrated to the lifestyle-driven Real Simple, Essence, Southern Living and InStyle. Content is updated monthly. Check out a scene from Fifty Shades Darker or experience the making of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. A major drawback: downloading each individual interactive experience in addition to the app consumes both storage and time. Nisa Ayral

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