Technology in Africa
Top of Mind with Julie Rose
Video Game Addiction and Technology in Africa
Episode: Video Game Addiction and Technology in Africa
- Aug 28, 2015 9:00 pm
- 51:21 mins
Guests: Gabriel Senay, Ph.D., Physical Scientist at the U.S. Geological Survey Earth Resources Observation and Science Center; Dan Nielson, Ph.D., Professor and Associate Chair of Political Science at Brigham Young University; Guy Grossman, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania; Michelle Larsen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine Information is power, and nowhere is that more apparent than in Africa, where the explosion of new technology is making information more available than ever before. The use of personal technology, including cell phones, is changing banking in Africa, as well as energy, medicine, politics and even agriculture.