Emerging Technologies

Eastern Europe became a hot-bed for tech start-ups. This is how it did it

The iconic Chain Bridge of Budapest spans the Danube river and the Royal Palace is seen in the background November 19, 2013. Budapest offers a wealth of choices for lovers of music, art and architecture in a beautiful setting on the Danube river, which bisects the city on the midpoint of its journey from the Black Forest to the Black Sea. To match Trip Tips:  TRAVEL-BUDAPEST/   REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (HUNGARY - Tags: CITYSCAPE SOCIETY TRAVEL) - GM1E9BM0MPQ01

Budapest has made it into the latest European Digital City Index for start-ups. Image: REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh

Adam Jezard
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