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  • I Visited Tencent, A Giant Chinese Internet Company Based In A Huge City That Didn't Exist 35 Years Ago

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  • Business Insider
    With a market capitalization of $107 billion, Chinese Internet company Tencent is bigger than Yahoo, Twitter, and LinkedIn combined.
    And yet, you probably know very little about it.
    It was the same with me until a week or so ago.
    That's when I flew from Beijing to Shenzhen in the southeast of China, and paid Tencent a visit.
    Disclaimer: I was only in Beijing because Tencent paid for me to fly to China to be on a panel. I paid for my airplane ticket to Shenzhen, however.After a 3 hour, 1215 mile flight from Beijing, I landed in Shenzhen
    I could tell right away that the place had a hazy, polluted look
    The airport could have been any major market airport in the US
    (Except the luggage carts were free)
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