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Tencent surpasses Facebook to join world’s top five corporations

By : CIOL Writers

China’s investment holding conglomerate, Tencent has surpassed Facebook to become the first Chinese technology company to join the ranks of the world’s five largest corporations, as per a report by Bloomberg. The owner of WeChat messaging service is now valued

Ola raises $1.1B from Tencent, Softbank

By : CIOL Writers

Homegrown cab-aggregator, Ola has raised $1.1 billion in fresh funding from investors including Chinese internet giant Tencent and Japan’s SoftBank expanding its war chest to take on arch-rival Uber. Ola also disclosed that it was in advanced talks to raise another $1 billion

Tencent’s Ying Drone that captures 4k video is on the way

By : CIOL Writers

Drone is the new ‘cool’ stuff in the tech industry and it has already come a long way in a very short span of time. The latest entry to the Quadcopter domain is Ying drone by Tencent, the owner of

ARM chooses a Chinese Co to license its architecture

By : CIOL Writers

The leader in microprocessor Intellectual Property ARM has licensed the ARMv8-A architecture to Huaxintong Semiconductor Technology, a joint venture between China’s Guizhou province and a subsidiary of Qualcomm. The Chinese company will make ARM-based chipsets for servers in data centers,