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Samsung Galaxy Note – Boldly Going Where Tablets Were Meant To Go

By: Ken Schoenberg
on Friday, September 2nd, 2011
Posted in: Android related, News

Lately, most of the tablet talk has centered on HP and the TouchPad/webOS soap opera. The drama continued today when various tech news outlets reported that HP may be making as many as 1,000,000 more TouchPads to fulfill commitments with their supply-side vendors. At an estimated loss of almost $200 per unit I’ve got toRead More…


An Interview with an Apple Newton User

on Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008
Posted in: Articles

The Apple Newton MessagePad hasn’t been in production since 1998, but there are people that still use this touchpad device as their main PDA. I was curious to find out why this product continues to be popular, so I sat down with Marisa Giancarla, a self-proclaimed Newton fan.

PDA Pivot Review

on Monday, April 22nd, 2002
Posted in: Uncategorized

Product Requirements: Device: Any PDA An imagination is a great thing. And, you’ll definitely get to exercise yours if you decide to check out the PDA Pivot from CyberKnight Intl. Corp. What is the PDA Pivot? Well, it is basically a hinge that you attach to your PDA with Velcro. Doesn’t sound very exciting doesRead More…

Universal Palm-size Computer Mount Review

on Sunday, September 19th, 1999

The CM220 Universal Mount for Palm-sized Computers by Arkon Resources Inc. is a PDA holder that can be affixed to a vehicle or other location. This holder unlike the Unimount by Revolve Design is compatible with any PDA that is between 4.5" and 5.3" tall. Some of the PDAs that will work with this mountRead More…

C.E.O. Review

on Tuesday, March 23rd, 1999
Posted in: Uncategorized

The C.E.O. (Classic, Elegant, One-of-a-kind) case by MarWare is a leather play-through type case that comes in black or burgundy. This case earns instant points from me because it doesn’t require you to put Velcro on the body of your Newton! Your MP2xk is held in place by two elastic bands and by sliding theRead More…

Couch Fire Review

on Friday, August 14th, 1998
Posted in: Uncategorized

Are you a couch potato? Love movies and TV?  If so, welcome to the club!  I am a big movie and TV fan and own a DSS satellite system. With all those channels, I sometimes miss shows that I didn’t know were on.  I don’t really like paper TV guides because they aren’t easy toRead More…

Newton Glove Review

on Sunday, March 15th, 1998
Posted in: Uncategorized

The Newton MP2K Glove by E&B Cases is a black leather play through case for your Apple MessagePad 2000 or 2100. Inserting and removing the MP is easy. It slides into the case and a zipper wraps around to secure it. The screen flap on the case is very rigid and protects well. It isRead More…

newtSuit Review

on Saturday, February 21st, 1998
Posted in: Uncategorized

The newtSuit is a nice slip on type case made by MarWare. The case is made of black Neoprene. Most people refer to this material as ‘wetsuit’ type material. It has a great feel to it, slightly stretchy and spongy. The newtSuit has 2 pockets, one on the outside of the case and one smallRead More…

Hand Stand Review

on Monday, February 16th, 1998
Posted in: Uncategorized

Do you use the keyboard with your Newton and are you looking for a case that will hold them both? Then you will definitely want to check out the Hand Stand case made by PDA Concepts. This is a ‘play-through’ case that holds both the Newton and the keyboard. It is made of a veryRead More…

Xpress Review

on Monday, February 2nd, 1998
Posted in: Uncategorized

Note: This product is no longer available. The Xpress Newton Stand by Hi-Rizer is an adjustable stand for any Newton model. This stand is just what I needed to prop up my MP2K while using it at work.  I seemed to always be searching around for a book or something else to use as aRead More…

PDA Panache MP2K Styli Review

on Thursday, January 29th, 1998
Posted in: Uncategorized

PDA Panache make some very nice replacement styli for various PDAs/HPCs. Their Newton Messagepad 2×00 styli is no exception. There are three different models of the newton styli.  All three styli will fit the stylus holder of your MP2K or MP21K just as well as the original stylus. Referring to the picture above, the leftmostRead More…