Millions turn to livestreaming to earn a living during Covid-19 pandemic, as the gig economy takes hold

//Millions turn to livestreaming to earn a living during Covid-19 pandemic, as the gig economy takes hold

Millions turn to livestreaming to earn a living during Covid-19 pandemic, as the gig economy takes hold

Disruptions to people’s work lives from the coronavirus pandemic over the past 16 months have fuelled significant growth in people seeking to pursue live streaming as a gig, particularly in emerging markets, according to the co-founder of Asia Innovations Group (AIG), the tech start-up behind live streaming service Uplive and dating app Lamour.The Beijing-based company, which counts the Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins, White Star Capital and Instagram’s co-founder Mike…

Article by [author-name] (c) Business - South China Morning Post - Read full story here.

By | 2021-06-25T04:00:21+00:00 June 25th, 2021|Business|Comments Off on Millions turn to livestreaming to earn a living during Covid-19 pandemic, as the gig economy takes hold