Electronic currencies promise to make Chinese retirees mad, but online gaming is turning Chinese boys into zombie. Illustration: Ingo Fast Electronic currencies promise to make Chinese retirees mad, but online gaming is turning Chinese boys into zombie. Illustration: Ingo Fast
Electronic currencies promise to make Chinese retirees mad, but online gaming is turning Chinese boys into zombie. Illustration: Ingo Fast
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Penniless retirees and teen zombies: how hot tech has China and the world hurtling into a dark age

Andy Xie says the current tech revolution is feeding off the worst traits of human nature while making unscrupulous people very rich, which is bad news for the future of humanity

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Electronic currencies promise to make Chinese retirees mad, but online gaming is turning Chinese boys into zombie. Illustration: Ingo Fast Electronic currencies promise to make Chinese retirees mad, but online gaming is turning Chinese boys into zombie. Illustration: Ingo Fast
Electronic currencies promise to make Chinese retirees mad, but online gaming is turning Chinese boys into zombie. Illustration: Ingo Fast
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