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China’s new rules curbing gaming addiction draw wide applause

BEIJING: Parents and experts on education and juvenile crime have hailed China’s newly introduced regulations targeting online gaming addiction among minors, urging their strict implementation. The new rules come amid surging concerns about the severe physical and mental impacts of excessive online gaming among children in the country. Many parents …

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Netflix to start offering games to subscribers

Announcing the move with this week’s quarterly results, the video streaming pioneer offered little detail about the investment its plans would require, but product boss Greg Peters said it would be a “multi-year” effort that would start “relatively small”. Wall Street analysts welcomed Netflix’s planned plunge into mobile gaming on …

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China antitrust regulator blocks Tencent gaming website merger

BEIJING: China’s monetary regulator has blocked a merger of the nation’s two largest online game live-streaming websites deliberate by tech big Tencent over antitrust considerations, it stated Saturday. Beijing has launched a significant crackdown on the largest gamers in its tech sector after years of runaway development and lax regulation, …

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