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www.economist.com/middle-east-and-africa/2016/12/10/mobile-phones-are-transforming-africa

Dec 10, 2016 ... Across Africa, similar magic is being wrought as phones spur innovation and boost incomes: farmers use them to check market prices before ...

www.economist.com/graphic-detail/2017/11/08/in-much-of-sub-saharan-africa-mobile-phones-are-more-common-than-access-to-electricity

Nov 8, 2017 ... In 2016 two-fifths of people in sub-Saharan Africa had mobile phones. Their rapid spread has beaten all sorts of odds. In most African countries, ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/04/20/africa-phone-study_n_7081868.html

Apr 20, 2015 ... Cell phones are bringing parts of Africa into the digital age, allowing some regions to bypass landline development altogether. New surveys ...

qz.com/1127274/one-billion-people-in-sub-saharan-africa-will-have-mobile-phones-by-2023

Nov 12, 2017 ... It is easy to glaze over the impact of the mobile phone in Africa, particularly Sub- Saharan Africa. It seems already well-established by all those ...

qz.com/1206462/smartphones-lost-market-share-to-feature-phones-in-africa-last-year

Feb 14, 2018 ... Feature phones are making a comeback in Africa. But in truth, they never really went away. The market share of feature phones rose to 61% in ...

www.pewglobal.org/2015/04/15/cell-phones-in-africa-communication-lifeline

Apr 15, 2015 ... In a few short years, the proliferation of mobile phone networks has transformed communications in sub-Saharan Africa. It has also allowed ...

www.forbes.com/sites/tobyshapshak/2017/03/28/feature-phones-still-rule-in-africa-as-smartphone-sales-slow

Mar 28, 2017 ... Feature phones have been a key driver in Africa being a mobile-first continent, and continue to outsell smartphones, which last year saw a slow ...

www.africa-business.com/features/mobile_phones_africa.html

When it comes to mobile phones, Africa is truly undergoing a revolution. A new study shows that Africa is the first continent to have more mobile phone users ...

www.cnn.com/2016/01/19/africa/africa-afrobarometer-infrastructure-report/index.html

Jan 19, 2016 ... In Africa, less than one in three people have a proper drainage system, yet 93% have cell phone service.