Tencent booth at ChinaJoy Expo 2014

3 years after opening up to Chinese developers, Tencent eyes global partnerships

Tencent’s annual business partner conference has been rebranded as its “Global Partner Conference”. The two-day meeting started yesterday, with some interesting foreign faces in attendance. What’s even more interesting, chipmakers Intel and Broadcom showed up as partners of Tencent, a business long known as a software company.

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Money-burning taxi apps go to war in China

Not just Uber clones, this warring group of apps secure huge investments — all while burning money to get more drivers and users. Which one(s) will survive?