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East London's Tech City was given a huge boost on Friday, with the Government revealing a fast-track visa programme to get top technology talent into the UK.
Prime Minister David Cameron is visiting the East End to make the announcement, which will also see a £15.5million fund for innovative firms.
In a central London office the makers of one of the most popular games of the digital age, Candy Crush Saga, are busy devising more ways of attracting the attention of the Facebook generation.
BBC technology reporter Kate Russell is among a host of leading names speaking at a conference celebrating women in the digital industry.
The session, open to men and women, will take place on November 26 at Canary Wharf's tech hub, Level 39.
The capital's first data centre to open in a decade will cater for the needs of east London's burgeoning tech industry.
Giving east Londoners the same life chances as those in the west has become Mayor Boris Johnson's new aim - and he believes the Olympic legacy is the key to achieving this.
He said the host of development in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park were the building blocks to "convergence" between the east and west of the capital.