The majority of the 80 million people of Egypt live in abject poverty. They go to kiosks to make calls. A substantial number have never used the internet. They are not twittering -- they are out on the streets giving vent to three decades of anger.
Is that screen and keyboard often in your hand the greatest personal and professional tool ever, or is it the devil's device, insidiously sucking the time out of your life and the life out of your soul?
Today, Research In Motion launched the BlackBerry Torch 9800 on AT&T. The BlackBerry Torch is RIM's first slider smartphone, joining the ranks of the DROID on Verizon and the MyTouch 3G Slide on T-Mobile.