1, Tenscent's instant message service (QQ) already widely used in iPhone. iPhone users use QQ to keep connected with their friends. QQ is the most popular instant message services. So tenscent already a good partner with Apple.
2, Tenscent has better mobile search, much more mobile market search share in China than Baidu.
3, tenscent is not making any phones and no plan to make any phone, Apple is much more comfortable to partner with tenscent than Baidu.
Motley Fools knew the truth, just deliberately lying to you.
Motley Fools is lying, made faked deal, pumped BIDU stock to 115 and sell their shares to you. If you bought BIDU at 115 yesterday, you could sue Motley fool probably? If not, then you have to cut loss quickly.