[Reuters] High-stakes games: Tencent rolls the dice on mobile

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[Reuters] High-stakes games: Tencent rolls the dice on mobile - 08/13/13 04:58 PM

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Tencent Holdings, China's largest Internet company by revenue, is betting that one-upmanship between friends playing addictive mobile games will boost revenue from WeChat, a social messaging app used by over half of all Chinese smartphone users.