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  • Chinese internet cafés make a comeback
  • Chinese internet cafés make a comeback
    Kai Hendry (2006) ©
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Chinese internet cafés make a comeback

It’s dark, gloomy and the glare of computer monitors highlights the faces of people hooked to their screens at an internet café in China. The past few years seemed to signal the death of these businesses, but surging interest in competitive gaming has seen people flock back to them.

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