A trend that involves people filming themselves while studying for hours has become the latest obsession of netizens, especially those with concentration problems.
“Gongbang,” which originated in South Korea, literally translates to “study broadcast.” So far, it has helped viewers maintain focus in their own studies.
A Chinese grandfather was shocked to discover that his 11-year-old grandson spent his entire retirement savings on tips for livestreamers.
Identified only by his surname Li, the pensioner from Sichuan found that 40,000 yuan ($5,965) disappeared from his bank account after trying to withdraw his money at a bank in Dujiangyan on January 28.
A book centering on a female Korean protagonist has been picked up by Disney for their exclusive streaming service.
The book itself, titled “29 Dates,” is written by Filipina-American author Melissa de la Cruz and was just published on Tuesday.