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  1. If you communicate online in any way besides email, you're probably using a Facebook productRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... monthly users, plus Instagram, which comes in at 500 million. The only other company in the running is China's Tencent, with WeChat and Qzone. Not shown on this chart: Microsoft's Skype, which also comes in around 300 million, and LINE, the biggest ...

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  2. Glu Launches Rival Fire in Partnership With TencentRead the original story

    Thursday | Information Technology

    Glu Mobile Inc. , a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices, today announced the availability of Rival Fire on the App Store and Google Play. In close partnership with Limited , a leading provider of Internet value added services in China, the companies have brought Tencent's popular shooter game in China, WeFire , to Western markets.

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  3. Industry Tries to Figure Out If China Just Banned Ad-BlockingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Advertising Age

    ... dispute between two big Chinese internet companies. Qihoo 360 put out software promising to remove ads from rival Tencent's QQ service and "protect" users from viruses on QQ. The courts ruled largely in Tencent's favor, saying that was unfair ...

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  4. Chinese internet giant Tencent disciplined over 'furious' Xi headline errorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NEWS.com.au

    The online news department of mainland internet giant Tencent has been disciplined over an error in a headline referring to President Xi Jinping, three sources confirmed on Thursday. Instead of saying Xi "delivered an important speech" on the Communist Party's 95th anniversary on July 1, the headline said Xi gave "an important speech in a furious A manner".

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  5. China is dominating the mobile gaming marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... is the recent partnership between app publisher Supercell - the maker of Clash Royale - and Chinese internet company Tencent. Tencent will add Clash Royale across its two messaging networks, QQ and WeChat. In doing so, Supercell's revenue is ...

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  6. Tencent Grabs More Of Your Headspace In ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | ChinaTechNews.com

    China Music Corporation and Tencent Group joint announced that they have reached an agreement to implement a digital music business merger. According to the agreement, Tencent will integrate its QQ Music business with China Music Corporation.

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  7. Paramount Stake Sale: China's Tencent and DMG Among Longshot ContendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Hollywood Reporter that at least two other publicly listed Chinese companies are still in contention: internet giant Tencent and DMG. Tencent's interest in Paramount, which was confirmed by two sources, follows a series of overseas entertainment ...

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  8. Paramount Stake Sale: China's Tencent and DMG Among Longshot...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Hollywood Reporter that at least two other publicly listed Chinese companies are still in contention: internet giant Tencent and DMG. Tencent's interest in Paramount, which was confirmed by two sources, follows a series of overseas entertainment ...

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  9. Andy Ma Named As Warner Music Group's Chief Commercial Officer For Greater ChinaRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | Mi2n

    ... East Asia in 2015. In this role, he was instrumental in developing WMG's partnership with Chinese internet giant Tencent, which is licensed to distribute the company's repertoire in mainland China, as well as making it available on its own ...

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  10. Tencent President Uses Supercell Deal to Go GlobalRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | WRKO-AM Brighton

    The Chinese internet giant's $8.6 billion acquisition of the Finnish games maker is the latest in a string of bold bets for Martin Lau, a former Goldman Sachs banker.

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  11. There is a wave of individual inventiveness happening in Shenzhen and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | South China Morning Post

    ... fundamentally distort reality where the laws of science do not apply. Big Chinese internet companies like Alibaba, Tencent, JD and Baidu dominate broad swathes of the e-commerce market. But their success has inspired countless numbers of individuals ...

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  12. Hong Kong company directors unload shares after sharp gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | South China Morning Post

    ... previous week's 29 companies, 151 trades and HK$782 million. The focus turned to sellers last week as directors of Tencent Holdings, China Conch Venture, NetDragon Websoft and Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing unloaded shares following the sharp gain in ...

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  13. A Tencent logo at the Global Mobile Internet Conference in Beijing last year. Photo: Reuters.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | South China Morning Post

    New company to run services including Kugou and Kuwo, all of which will continue to operate as independent units and brands Tencent Holdings Ltd is merging its music-streaming business with market leader China Music Corporation in a bid to create a dominant player in China's digital music industry. The internet giant said on Friday its QQ Music service and China Music Corporation will form a new company, in which Tencent would have a controlling stake.

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  14. Tencent Makes bid for Rival Music Streaming CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | TheStreet.com

    Internet giant Tencent Holdings has agreed to buy a controlling stake in China Musi c for $2.7 billion. China Music is the country's leading music-streaming company.

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  15. UPDATE 1-Tencent in deal with China's leading music streaming firm to combine music servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Reuters

    Visitors use their smartphones underneath the logo of Tencent at the Global Mobile Internet Conference in Beijing May 6, 2014. ) will take a majority stake in a new venture with leading music-streaming company China Music Corporation that combines their digital music businesses.

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  16. Tencent merges with China Music Corp to develop digital musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Reuters

    Visitors use their smartphones underneath the logo of Tencent at the Global Mobile Internet Conference in Beijing May 6, 2014. ) announced on Friday a strategic merger with China's leading music-streaming company China Music Corporation to develop the digital music business in China.

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  17. Tencent to Merge Music Unit With Rival to Create Streaming GiantRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Washington Post

    Tencent Holdings Ltd. will merge its QQ Music unit with China Music Corp., combining some of the country's most popular Spotify-like services to enrich its online-streaming business. Asia's largest internet company will hold a majority stake in the newly formed entity, which plans an initial public offering at some point, the company said in an e-mailed statement on Friday.

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  18. Tencent to boost CMC stake, lead online music marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The China Post

    China's Tencent Holdings Ltd has agreed to acquire a controlling stake in China Music Corp - a deal that values the firm at $2.7 billion, The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. The internet giant will boost its stake in the country's leading music-streaming company, which owns Kugou and Kuwo, to about 60 percent from 16 percent, the newspaper reports, citing people familiar with the matter.

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  19. DCM Ventures Announces $770 Million in Commitments for Global Family of FundsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... with companies early in their development including global mobile and internet giants Baidu, Gree, Naver, SoftBank, Tencent, and Qualcomm. 'We continue to invest in DCM Ventures because we see it as a critical path for getting to know some of the ...

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  20. Line: An IPO Worth Its $8.6 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Bloomberg

    ... not a single one is a moneymaker. Many are part of big corporations (Facebook owns WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger, Tencent owns QQ and WeChat, Microsoft owns Skype, the Japanese mobile commerce group Rakuten owns Viber), and the parent companies ...

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