Outside computers are illegal except for the very highest elite, for whom many official rules do not apply ; the only acceptable computers are produced by Morning Panda, a government-run company that makes only a few thousand computers every year. Close competition Thailand fought back and was neck-and-neck with Taiwan as of press time on Tuesday night. It also wants to reach its non-supporters abroad, though whether North Korea thinks its propaganda might be earnestly believed or is just hoping to further gin up international tensions with its regular threats is debatable.Next
This is not necessarily to endorse shutting down the internet there as a good thing, but just to note that like so many things in North Korea, the Kim Jong Un regime has distorted it into something that exists almost purely to cement his government's rule and to reward himself.
They managed to overtake Thailand on Tuesday afternoon having trailed since Sunday. Fellow sinkies can go here to click away: Since Singapore got kosong medals in the Olympics, sinkies can chiong this Catlympic to hopefully clinch the top 3 spots.Next
Currently, Taiwan is ranked 1st place on the global leaderboard while Singapore is ranked 24th place.
The country has aggressively grown its cyberwar divisions in recent years into. Our mission has never been more vital than it is in this moment: to empower through understanding.Next
How many words is that so far, like a hundred? No screenshots No screenshots.
There are, very broadly speaking, three kinds of internet connections between North Korea and the outside world.
It should act as a "spoiler" for the image.
The country's elites also do need this information — what's really happening out there, how the world really works — to run their country, even if they are only running it to keep the cruel, despotic system in place. No x-posts or reposts Do not post something that has been submitted anywhere on reddit before including here , even if you were the one who posted it.Next
Titles must exactly describe the content.
Could one of the world's poorest countries, which puts its citizens under near-total control, really have the internet? North Korea's circle of internet users is so small that the country has only 1,024 IP addresses for 25 million people, whereas the US has billions of IP addresses for 316 million people.Next
The second reason North Korea wants to access the internet is hacking.
Side by side images are okay if they adhere to the rest of the rules. The game can be played on any device at any time.
We define a screenshot as a screen grab.
Secondary student Marcus Leung, 17, began playing in July and was thrilled to watch the city rise to the top.Next
This network is accessible by the handful of computer labs at major North Korean government offices, universities, and a small number of cyber cafes in major cities.