And they'll get an e-mail or a text message to their cell phones.
So what's the beef? I suppose because the media feels "oh so unnecessary".
But aren't they getting a news story in the bargain -- that the connected generation keeps current - and without any middleman except, well, the telecommunications companies.
If you want to know who Obama's VP is when he's made the selection, just sign up - http://my.barackobama.com/page/s/firsttoknow?source=20080820_DSCC_S.
You'll get a notice, either by e-mail or text message! And you'll be a nano second ahead of the networks, listserves, e-mails.
Now that's a change.