Browsing the "Tencent" Tag

Tencent, Fidelity Back $20 Million Round for Blockchain Firm Everledger

| Daniel Palmer

Blockchain provenance startup Everledger has raised $20 million in a Series A round led by internet giant Tencent.

BIS Wants ‘Level Playing Field’ for Banks Amid Threat from Facebook

| Daniel Palmer

The Bank for International Settlements has expressed concerns over the expected disruption as big tech firms like Facebook enter the financial space.

WeChat Now Censoring Bitmain and Crypto Price Prediction Accounts

| Wolfie Zhao

WeChat has just blocked an official sales channel for Bitmain miners, along with several accounts that analyse the crypto markets.

WeChat Eyes Blockchain for Faster Corporate Expense Refunds

| Wolfie Zhao

WeChat owner Tencent thinks blockchain can speed up reimbursement of expenses for company employees and it's trialing a feature to do just that.

Tencent, Chinese Officials Partner to Fight Blockchain Crime

| Muyao Shen

Technology giant Tencent said it was teaming up with the Chinese government to fight blockchain-related security problems and crimes.

Chinese City to Use Blockchain In Fight Against Tax Evasion

| Sujha Sundararajan

Tencent is working with a local tax authority on fintech solutions to tax issues, and already has a blockchain product for invoicing.

Tencent, FedEx Join Tapscott-Led Blockchain Research Effort

| Nikhilesh De

Tencent and FedEx are among over a dozen major companies and institutions joining the Canada-based Blockchain Research Institute.

Tencent Taps Intel’s Hardware for IoT Blockchain Solution

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Chinese internet giant Tencent and chip maker Intel are teaming up on hardware-based blockchain security for the Internet of Things.

Bank of China, Tencent to Trial Blockchain in New Research Effort

| Chuan Tian

The Bank of China is partnering with Tencent, one of the country's biggest internet companies, to trial blockchain tech in financial applications.

Internet Giant Tencent is Building a Blockchain Platform

| Stan Higgins

Chinese internet conglomerate Tencent is launching a new suite of blockchain services, detailing the plans in a new white paper.