If you get Wechat, you get 50% of modern Chinese digital life.
When it comes to China’s New Year celebrations, the traditional greeting is no longer “Happy New Year” but “How many digital red packets did you get?” With 409,000 digital red packets sent and received every second via smartphones this year, I hope you got quite a few.
From ICQ to MSN messenger, IM giants had come and gone, even more been forgotten. Why did Tencent survived? And more importantly, why did it prospered?
Tencent successively used accelerated innovation processes to become one of the largest internet companies in the world.