The Newton

For sale in the 1990s, the Newton line of handheld computers helped usher in the age of the PDA. Powered by the bespoke NewtonOS and featuring handwriting recognition that worked some of the time, it wasn’t a huge success, but is often said to be “ahead of its time.”

A Guide to the Apple Newton →
A look at each of the six models of Newton Apple offered.

The eMate 300 →
A tiny, NewtonOS-powered notebook that came in translucent green.

eMate 300 Turns 20 →
Happy birthday, buddy.

Apple’s Lessons from the Newton →
What can be learned from the green machines?

Twenty Years Ago, Apple Announced Newton Subsidiary →
Being spun out into a separate company is never a good sign.