Mobile networks key to unlocking AI growth in Africa, says GSMA

Mobile networks key to unlocking AI growth in Africa, says GSMA

Artificial intelligence apps have the potential to boost the African continent’s economic growth by close to US$3 trillion over the next six years – and mobile operators will be key to unlocking that, says the GSMA, the world’s biggest mobile operator association.

Vodafone CTO details gen AI plan

Vodafone CTO details gen AI plan

Vodafone Group CTO Scott Petty (third, from right) laid out how AI has the potential to fundamentally change the economic landscape of the internet, but developing markets will be slow to see this change, due to challenges such as low smartphone uptake and lack of fundamental infrastructure to drive the resource intensive “hyped” technology.

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