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The Newton, The First PDA
Anecdotes about the development of the Newton, the world's first PDA (3 stories)
“A designer knows that he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.” -- Antoine de St-Expurey

  
The Original MessagePad:  (3)
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
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How I learned of the Newton and fell in love. By a third-party hardware developer.
undated
Frank Gruendel
The Original MessagePad,Third Party Developers
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Hardware developer Frank and his second half use the Newton's faxing feature for the first time.
undated
Frank Gruendel
Newton features,Third Party Developers,The Original MessagePad
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