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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Poll: What has caused BlackBerrys to be banned from David Cameron's Cabinet?

Gerald Lynch Features, Mobile phones, Poll, Polls, Tech Digest news 3 Comments

According to BBC Five Live, BlackBerry smartphones have been banned from the UK Cabinet. In a week in which the UK has seen it's first coalition government formed in over three decades, you'd think any device that could help communications…

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