Tencent Holdings
May 29, 2018

Tencent pulls investment in content start-up

The media company scraps a $4.7 million investment in Chaping after its commitment to protecting intellectual property was questioned.

Mar 1, 2018

Spotify financials in tune for listing

In preparing for a direct listing, Spotify discloses its financial data for the first time, showing rising revenue and relatively steady operating costs.

Sep 12, 2017

High price tag dampens iPhone enthusiasm in China

Apple hopes the iPhone 8's auspicious number connotations in China will boost its fortunes in the world's biggest smartphone market.

Sep 6, 2017

Angry Birds maker plans IPO to spur growth

Rovio Entertainment aims to raise €30 million to help fund new games and deals in a consolidating industry.

Aug 10, 2017

Android creator's start-up raises $300m

Andy Rubin's Essential Products receives $300 million in new funding for the Essential Phone.

Mar 9, 2017

WhatsApp tests business chat tools

The Facebook-owned messaging service tests a system that would allow businesses to talk directly to WhatsApp users for the first time.

Jan 11, 2017

China's WeChat seeks slice of Apple's app store with 'mini' function

China's largest mobile social media network is offering its 768 million users a function which allows them to by-pass app stores such as Apple's.

May 4, 2016

Tencent venture poaches Google talent

Automaker Future Mobility steals personnel from Google and Daimler AG, as China races to make self-driving cars.

Dec 15, 2015

Online insurer ZhongAn leads Chinese rise in financial tech

Chinese online property insurer ZhongAn has topped a list of fintech innovation companies.

Dec 6, 2013

Youku Tudou turns back on piracy

Previously a piracy haven, the Internet video company is now working to uncover pirated content.

Aug 1, 2013

Alibaba bans WeChat

Consumers doing business on Alibaba's Tmall and Taobao will no longer be allowed to use Tencent's WeChat messaging app.

Aug 1, 2013

Cook, Xi talk China cooperation

China Mobile's Xi Guohua and Apple's Tim Cook met this week to discuss cooperation between the companies.

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