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VoIP apps gaining traction, but market fragmented

Mobile analytics firm Mobidia Technology said that following a study of the penetration of mobile …

China’s AutoNavi hits 100M user milestone

Chinese mapping company AutoNavi said that its free app had passed 100 million users, joining …

Report: Tencent set for iOS app search launch

Chinese internet giant Tencent is set to launch an iOS app search engine in August or September 2012, following the launch of its Android version in June, Marbridge Daily reports.

Tencent Weixin messaging app adds video

Chinese internet portal Tencent’s Weixin mobile messaging service has been updated to include video chat …

ASC partners with Tencent for app testing

Chinese app store enabler App Store Connect announced a “strategic partnership” with Tencent Mobile Security, which will see it using Tencent’s app security testing and certification service to provide customers with assurance that products “have been thoroughly checked and are safe for download onto their mobile devices.”

DCM debuts US100M Android fund

DCM launched a global Android-focused fund, intending to invest US$100 million in “start-ups developing compelling solutions taking advantage of Android’s rapid growth.”

Intel teams with China’s Tencent

Intel is starting a joint research center with China’s Tencent Holdings to develop technologies and services for tablet-style computers and other mobile devices in China’s booming market

Gree partners with Tencent for Chinese mobile SNS

Reuters reports that Japanese mobile social gaming company Gree has partnered with Chinese internet company Tencent Holdings, in order to create a social gaming platform for smartphone usersr in China.

Nokia strikes location-based Ovi Maps deals with Chinese ISPs

Nokia has struck deals with two of China’s leading ISPs, SINA and Tencent, to integrate its Ovi Maps service into local social networks, allowing users to share their location information with friends and online communities.

China Mobile dismisses Tencent reports

Dow Jones Newswires notes that China Mobile, the world’s largest mobile operator by subscribers, has denied rumours it is to buy IM vendor Tencent.