In this press release published today, Planet

Planet introduces a useful service for backpackers. Director Andrea Marston said, “Most backpackers now travel with a mobile phone but cannot afford to use it. Planetreunited has developed a SMS service where backpackers can send a text to their parents, family and friends quickly and cheaply, even if they cant get to an internet café”

So, in addition to all I’ve been telling you about how I do this via WAP to Blog at:

so, beyond the backpacking bit, the use of the above for the ‘jobbing activist’ seems a good idea, to me.