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MessagePad

An early family of PDAs from Apple that used the Newton operating system. See Newton.
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The first is called NewtonPress, a feature-rich application allowing you to create documents taking extreme advantage of the MessagePad's functionality: tables of contents, hyperlinking, images, styled text, bookmarks, annotations, etc.
This technique has proven to work well, and the version of the print recognizer in the most recent Newtons, since the Messagepad 2000, supports recognition of printing with connected characters.
Available soon, this searchable database will be suitable for use on desktop and handheld (Newton MessagePad) computers.
Billed as a complete mobile computer for the business professional, the MessagePad 2000, which is both Internet and office-ready, may well live up to that claim.
A year later, the Newton MessagePad appeared, with poor handwriting recognition capabilities, mediocre messaging, no wireless modem, and a high price tag.
It will employ a version of the ARM RISC processor from Apple's Newton MessagePad, giving it the power of an early 486 machine, and is likely to use an operating system similar to die Newton's.
The Apple Newton MessagePad is poised to make it mark on the healthcare market.
CUPERTINO, Cal.--Apple Computer is sweetening the pot in an effort to lure customers for its personal digital assistant, the MessagePad 120.
Apple first introduced the Newton MessagePad at about $1,500 a year ago.
APPLE COMPUTER'S NEWTON Messagepad can now receive the world's news via wireless transmission.
has announced that the Newton MessagePad personal Digital Assistant form Apple Computer can now be used by libraries for inventory control with Library Works, their integrated libarary system for the Mecintosh and Windows computers.