Pope to send thousands of SMS messages at World Youth Day

Posted by Humphrey Cheung

Sydney – Pope Benedict will go digital at the upcoming World Youth Day in Sydney by sending thousands of text messages a day.  The Roman Catholic Church plans on sending daily messages to more than 225,000 worshippers attending the six-day event.  Australian telecom firm Telstra will provide the bandwidth and will also erect digital prayer walls.

Read more … Reuters.