Re: [NTLK] Idea: Newton Widget ~= Newton on iPhone?

From: Martin Joseph <>
Date: Sat Jun 02 2007 - 16:27:55 EDT

On Jun 2, 2007, at 4:17 AM, Thomas Brand (T2) wrote:

> I am hoping this is a joke.
No, it's not a joke at all. It's really a sound theory, although
implementing it would be quite a feat.

> <snip>
>> Follow my logic:
>> The iPhone has Safari,
>> Safari is powered by WebKit,
>> WebKit also powers the OS X Dashboard,
>> Dashboard widgets are made out of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript,
>> Apple released an entire Widget development tool called DashCode,
>> DashCode widgets can do lots of very interesting things,
>> JavaScript is the one programing language that Apple could use to
>> prevent runaway apps
>> Runaway and other bad apps are a priority for Apple to prevent on
>> the iPhone.
>> Therefore:
>> If someone makes a Newton Emulation Widget

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