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Chinese Official Blows Public Funds on Gaming Addiction

By Bryan Le

"Chu" faces prison after spending millions of taxpayers' yuan on an online role-playing game. MORE  

Internet Addict Dials 911 on Himself

By Bryan Le

After trying every other measure to get offline, a Chinese man asks to be locked up. MORE  

Internet "Addiction" Debate Rages On

By Sarah Beller

As NBC airs an interview with an Internet addict, the co-founder of the first dedicated residential tech rehab tells The Fix why the problem deserves recognition. MORE  

Korea Fights Gaming Addiction With New Law

By Bryan Le

A new mandate will help parents control when their kids play online games. MORE  

Brain Games Used for Recovery

By Bryan Le

One treatment center is using computer games to help patients overcome some of the problems associated with addiction. MORE  

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