In article <email@example.com>, John Navas
> On Mon, 31 May 2010 09:02:27 +1200, "Your Name" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> wrote in <email@example.com>:
> >Apple rarely gets it completely wrong, and when they (supposedly) do it's
> >really a matter of mis-timing, e.g. the Newton was cancelled just as
> >everybody else started jumping on the PDA bandwagon.
> Newton was canceled because Apple got it completely wrong.
Yep, Apple got it wrong ... that explains why so many other companies
jumped on the bandwagon only a couple of years later. :-\
The only things Apple got wrong with the Newton was the price and
releasing it before it was really ready (resulting in problems with the
handwriting recognition for many people).