Re: [NTLK] Am I stupid?

From: Joel M. Sciamma <>
Date: Sat Sep 01 2007 - 18:12:46 EDT


> Please explain to me who has rights to Newton soft and hardware?
> When it
> will expire, the patent?

Apple owns practically the whole shooting match and some of the
patents will be expiring in the not too distant future but all of
these are accessible to the public and help not at all with
supporting the platform for which we would need specifics.

> Is it so that after some time the content of the Newton will be
> public,
> content "written" or constructed by Apple?

None of the OS or hardware design will ever likely see the light of
day unless there is a slip up. Only those parts that can be reverse-
engineered will be exposed.


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