Hope Or Hype: The Revolution In Africa Will Be Wireless

Hope Or Hype: The Revolution In Africa Will Be Wireless

By Aarti Shahani

Young entrepreneurs in Africa say that they’re leading a tech movement from the ground up. They think technology can solve social ills. But critics wonder if digital fixes can make a dent.

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