Posts Tagged: Tencent QQ

Chinese New Year welcomed in with 13.6 billion messages in 1 day on China's top social network

Chinese New Year welcomed in with 13.6 billion messages in 1 day on China’s top social network

While everyone’s talking about WeChat, it’s easy to forget that Tencent makes another social network that’s even more popular.

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 7:57 pm
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QQ, China’s Top IM, Launches As a Facebook App

With 798 million monthly active users, Tencent’s (HKG:0700) QQ instant messenger is far and away China’s most-used social networ...

  • March 26, 2013
  • at 1:25 pm
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5 Features in Mac OS 10.8 That Apple Has Added for Chinese Users

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has just released an early preview of its next version of Mac OS X, which will be called Mountain Lion. Along with a bun...

  • February 16, 2012
  • at 11:15 pm
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Tencent Revamps WebQQ and Relaunches as Q+

Tencent’s (HKG:0700) QQ is the most widely used IM service in China. However only Windows users can enjoy the complete QQ experience ̵...

  • October 12, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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QQ for Android Gives You Face, Launches Video Chat Support

Tencent has added video chat to the Android smartphone version of its ubiquitous QQ instant-messenger. The updated QQ for Android app –...

  • August 1, 2011
  • at 3:25 pm
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Tencent Co-Founder Detained Over China Mobile Corruption Case?

Jason Zeng, the billionaire co-founder of China’s internet giant Tencent – and now a major shareholder in the recently IPO’...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 10:30 pm
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Finally, QQ for Mac Gets Cross-Platform Video Chat

Tencent today updated their QQ Mac app with video chat support, dropping the Beta label as they push out version 1.1. The app is still sligh...

  • June 24, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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Sina and Tencent investors unperturbed by crackdown on spreading rumors in China

In May, the Chinese government came down hard on Chinese web celebrities, launching a campaign to contain provocative news and rumors. Seve...

  • September 13, 2013
  • at 11:35 pm
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QQ Users in China Pay For a Fake ‘Sent From My iPhone’ Hack

File this one under ‘people are vain’ and ‘not great publicity for Android.’ Some users of Tencent’s (HKG:0700...

  • February 22, 2012
  • at 5:16 pm
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After Death, QQ Numbers and Virtual Property are a Legal Grey Area

After death, a person’s online life – from QQ numbers to social media passwords and virtual currency – remains a legal gre...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 7:30 pm
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Tencent ‘Qrobot’ Will Try to Kill You (With its Cuteness)

Tencent, China's biggest social media and IM platform, has launched a cute, talking, wiggling, voice-recognizing 'Qrobot' in the form of its...

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 1:48 pm
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China: 485M On Internet, 195M On Microblogs, 900M On Mobile

New stats reveal that in China the number of Internet users has hit 485 million, very much spurred on by the popularity of microblogging in ...

  • July 20, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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iOS 5 Adds Support for Popular Chinese Email Services

The upcoming iOS 5, for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, looks set to be more accessible for Chinese users, with support for three popular Chine...

  • June 26, 2011
  • at 1:11 pm
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