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Beyond bananas: China adds 24-hour monitoring of live streaming to its regulation of the popular practice

2 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
n top of a no-banana-eating policy and a rejection of stockings and suspenders, the Cyberspace Administration of China is now seeking 24-hour monitoring of live streams, a practice that reportedly earned Xia Keke $700,000 in 2015 for chatting, singing and dancing for internet viewers.
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is the editor-in-chief of SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.