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  • Hosts can earn a load of cash for live-streaming their lives
  • Hosts can earn a load of cash for live-streaming their lives
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What’s got Chinese Gen Yers live-streaming?

Around 200 million people in China have a live-streaming account. For some, watching others’ daily existence has become a way of life, whether that’s seeing someone eat noodles or witnessing a prankster set his car alight. What’s behind this social media sensation? And why is it so addictive?