Motherboard has done the work for us and downloaded and installed an operating system released by North Korea.

The OS is called RedStar OS 3.0 and it is basically a clone of Mac OS X with a few changes.

I wouldn’t recommend downloading the torrent and running it on a machine connected to the internet, because who knows what this OS might be calling home for…but still, it’s interesting that it’s been released.

But probably one of the most awkward parts of the OS are the desktop wallpapers (shown in this post). They are images, altered without any sort of finesse whatsoever. They look bad. But in a predictably North Korean-sort-of-way-bad. Check them out inside.

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