The Newton, The First PDA
Anecdotes about the development of the Newton, the world's first PDA (1 stories)
“There are two ways of constructing a software design: one way is to make it so simple that there are obviously no deficiencies, and the other way is to make it so complicated that there are no obvious deficiencies. The first method is far more difficult.” -- Tony Hoare

Handwriting Recognition:  (1)
What recognizing "Jabberwocky" teaches us about the Newton's handwriting recognition algorithms. From a Usenet posting.
December 1993
Paul Potts
Handwriting Recognition,The Original MessagePad,The Print Recognizer