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Can Europe match US internet firms?

The giants of the internet world, Facebook, Google, Apple and Microsoft all come from the US, so where are the European equivalents?

Britons start just as many internet-based companies as the Americans. It is just that up until now, more have collapsed before making it big.

But are things about to change with Europe's internet entrepreneurs?

Jeremy Howell reports.

  • 02 Jan 2012
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