Google announces new patent deal with Tencent

Google announces new patent deal with Tencent

Both companies are open to future deeper collaboration on innovative technologies, according to the agreement.

"By working together on agreements such as this, tech companies can focus on building better products and services for their users", Google's head of patents, Mike Lee, said.

Reuters are reporting that Google have disclosed they and Tencent have agreed to a patent sharing deal which covers a large range of products and possibly signals an intention to team up for future innovations in China. Google is now trying to get back into China by combining with various different Chinese companies in the mainland.

From Tencent's point of view, the deal is another element of the company's increasingly global business outlook. Neither company shared what those developments are, nor did they share how much access they have to each other's patent portfolio.

Kathua minor's murder SHO suspended after protests rock LA
After Asif'as body was recovered, her relatives and neighbours staged a protest and demanded action against the accused. BJP MLA Kathua Rajiv Jasrotia criticised the Opposition, leading to vociferous protests by the NC and Congress members.

Google effectively withdrew its search engine from China's heavily controlled internet landscape in 2010 following a row over censorship and cyber-attacks.

Update (1/16/18): Yesterday, we brought you the surprising news that Google was returning to China.

Meanwhile, Google is the number two in the planet and has users in all continents, who use its applications of search, maps, e-mail and You-Tube. It looks like the original source ...

Google has previously signed similar deals with the likes of Samsung Electronics, LG Electronics and Cisco Systems. Partnering with Tencent is a smart move, as not only is it the owner of China's most popular messaging app WeChat, it is also a leader in the Chinese gaming industry. The tech giant has investments in Snap, Tesla, and Spotify, and we would not be surprised if 2018 had more in store for Tencent.

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