UK Budget 2012: £100 million investment in broadband across 10 cities

Gerald Lynch Broadband, Internet, Tech Digest news 1 Comment

Chancellor George Osborne, as part of the UK's 2012 Budget announcements, has revealed that 10 cities will benefit from £100 million worht of investment in super-fast broadband. Christened as "super-connected cities", Belfast, Birmingham, Bradford, Bristol, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Leeds, London, Manchester…

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UK budget hits games industry hard, includes VAT rise

Gerald Lynch Features, Tech Digest news 3 Comments

The coalition Government have announced the details of their "Emergency" budget, and it makes for grim news for anyone in the UK games industry. The planned tax relief for games companies has been scrapped by chancellor George Osbourne, which…

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