Thursday, October 06, 2011

Electronic Gadgets Are Cheap

It'll never quite get through the thick skulls of the 50+ WSJ crowd, but cell phones are a basic necessity of modern life, cheap pay-as-you-go ones don't really cost any money, and increasingly even "smartphones" cost only what the monthly bill is, which, while not free, is a reasonable expenditure for poorer people who don't otherwise have regular internet access.