Re: [NTLK] iPod Touch or iPhone IS the next Newton!!

From: matthiasm <>
Date: Sun Nov 04 2007 - 04:33:35 EST

On Oct 31, 2007, at 7:02 AM, Martin Joseph wrote:

> On Oct 30, 2007, at 5:35 PM, Brett Feinblatt wrote:
>> <snip
>> I'd like an iPod touch that can function as a genuine PDA.
> done.
>> HWR - I
>> can handle it if I have to use the keyboard instead of a stylus. I'd
>> prefer the stylus, but I wonder if the screen is sensitive enough to
>> do it. Maybe in the next next release. I'd really want to see a
>> growing body of apps available for install on the Touch.
> Actually, considering how hard Apple has made it to date, there are
> quite a few apps available already. Check it out.

Please be aware that some of the listed applications change the IMEI
of your phone, intentionally or unintentionally. The IMEI is needed to
identify your phone and manipulating the IMEI. See: <
>. This is unfortunate and get get you into real trouble in some

If Apple would publish a developer kit and documentation, mistakes
like these could be avoided. Rouge programming is not helpful for
their device. But until such time, Newton (and likely Einstein) will
not make their way onto any Apple handheld device.


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