Beijing wants tech giants to shoulder more social responsibilities – TechCrunch
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There is no doubt that the gaming industry has once again been targeted by Beijing this week, imposing the world’s strictest restrictions on underage players. Meanwhile, China’s tech giant is rushing to respond to Beijing’s call to take on more social responsibility and move away from free expansion.
China Dropped the bomb For young gamers in the country. As of September 1, users under the age of 18 are limited to one hour of online gaming time from 8pm to 9pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Strict rules have already tightened game policies for minors, as the government has accused video games of causing myopia and deteriorating mental and physical health.China recently has a series Restrictions on…