Tencent Acquires Google-Backed Company Comsenz

Posted Aug 24, 2010

Chinese Internet company Tencent has acquired Comsenz, a company that received investment from Google. Comsenz is best known for their Discuz discussion board platform and Tencent is well known for their IM service QQ. Google invested $1 million in Comsenz 2 years ago. Comsenz isn’t the only Chinese Internet company Google has invested in. Google also has equity in Xunlei and Top100. Comsenz will now operate as a Tencent subsidiary and will run independently. [paidContent]