‘PUBG Mobile’ and ‘Game for Peace’ revenue reaches $1 billion

Promotion page for Tencent's "Game for Peace." (Image credit: TechNode)…


Bytedance's short video app Huoshan Video adds mini-program feature

The exterior of a Bytedance building in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi…


Tencent, Alibaba refuse to disclose user data to state-backed credit company

The People’s Bank of China headquarters in Beijing. (Image credit: Wikimedia…


Tencent's QQ Music crashes after exclusive release of Jay Chou single

Screenshot of QQ Music's official website. (Image credit: TechNode) Tencent’s…


Short video app Kuaishou eyeing US listing in 2020: report

Chinese short video platform Kuaishou could go public in the US next year to…


Tencent CEO Pony Ma spoke at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in Shanghai on Thursday, August, 29th, 2019.

Tech giants train AI in game play, call for collaboration at WAIC

Tencent CEO Pony Ma spoke at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference…


The Shanghai headquarters of the People's Bank of China, China's central bank, is at the Lujiazui Financial District in Pudong, China. (Image Credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

Alibaba, Tencent may be among first to receive China's digital fiat currency

The People's Bank of China (PBOC) will reportedly issue its self-developed…


Tan Benhong, executive vice president of Changan Automobile Group, and Zhong Xiangping, vice president of Tencent demonstrated the voice-operated WeChat service in Chongqing on Monday, August 26, 2019. (Image credit: Tencent)

Changan to roll out SUV equipped with voice-activated WeChat

Tan Benhong, executive vice president of Changan Automobile Group (in car),…


Life ain’t easy at the forefront of China’s burgeoning e-sports industry

“Let’s defend first, let’s defend first—there’s no rush,” said a reserve team…


Tencent entices livestreamers to join its league with new incentive program

Gaming giant Tencent on Thursday announced a new “livestreamer verification…