Photos: Africa's emerging tech scene and the innovators behind it

Africa's growing startup scene

The startup scene in Africa is rapidly expanding, and young innovators are harnessing new technology to solve Africa-specific problems in revolutionary ways.


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By Lyndsey Gilpin

Lyndsey Gilpin is a former Staff Writer for TechRepublic, covering sustainability and entrepreneurship. She's co-author of the book Follow the Geeks.