Re: NTLK Bringing Back the Newton

Date: Thu Jan 13 2000 - 11:01:54 EST

On Thu, 13 Jan 2000, Khaled Tewfik wrote:
> I absolutely agree that the Newton community did nothing in
> response to Apple's decision to kill the Newton platform.

Well, there _was_ a protest march, and I think there was a petition. The
protest march was on Apple HQ.

By all means, go right ahead and try to bring the Newton back, but
remember that there were a _lot_ of people making noises, perhaps not loud
enough directly at Steve though.

I also don't think that many people switched right away; I see more
switching now than in the past because of a stronger need for
synchronization with the desktop. That's the biggest reason I see people


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