[NTLK] ANN: USB-001 Pre-Order Opportunity

Berthe M. Willumsen bmw at bio.ku.dk
Sat Dec 11 11:50:14 EST 2010

I downloaded and watched the movie.
It would be very useful, KnowledgeNavigator, if you filmed the actual 
plugging in of the two connectors, with no other leads in the 
I realize that it will need a friend with two more hands, as 
Christian suggests.

>Hello all!
>The email address had a spelling error it should of course be:
>Knowledgenavigator at gmail.com.
>I also received a comment that one user believed he had to sign up 
>to a website to download the video which is incorrect. You are able 
>to download the video without signing up to media fire. I believe 
>the option is there to sign up in order to download faster.
>On 11 dec 2010, at 12.54, Knowledge Navigator 
><knowledgenavigator at gmail.com> wrote:
>>  Hello Newtontalkers,
>>  It is my  pleasure to present the announcement of the completed 
>>production of an internal fitting USB solution for the Newton 2000 
>>and 2100 Model MessagePads.  This project has been on my shelf for 
>>years and is long overdue.
>>  This board is similar to the 'Dongle Destroyer' Internal Serial 
>>Board that was produced by NewtonSales several years ago and 
>>functions to remove the need for any type of adaptors to connect 
>>your Newton 2000 or 2100 unit to a Mac or Windows computer through 
>>  No more need for Interconnect Port Adaptor,
>>  No more need for serial cables, and finally
>>  No more need for USB to serial adaptors. 
>>  A demonstration of the functioning board is available at the 
>>following link as a video download:
>>  http://www.mediafire.com/?bux8mm82wn4jgb3
>>  The board is literally plug and play, simple to install requiring 
>>only that one removes the rear housing on your Newton unit.  The 
>>board outputs its connection next to the interconnect port in the 
>>space reserved for the internal serial modem. 
>>  The board will be selling for $49.95 (plus S&H) and will be 
>>available at www.newtonsales.com. 
>>  However, as a special offer for the long time Newton users that 
>>are part of Newtontalk the first 25 boards will be sold at $39.99 
>>inclusive of all S&H charges.  In order to get this special price, 
>>an email must be sent to knowlegeNavigator at gmail.com with the 
>>subject line reading: USB-001 NewtonTalk Discount Purchase.  Orders 
>>will be processed on a first come first served basis.  An email 
>>will be sent to the list when the first 25 boards have been sold. 
>>Quantities are limited.
>>  Due to the holiday rush, orders will start shipping early January. 
>>  Payment is by paypal, or bank transfer (valid for Europeans or 
>>those in the US/Canada).
>>  Payment details will be sent to those who have purchased a board.
>>  Please email us with any questions.
>>  Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all.
>>  Sincerely,
>>  KnowlegeNavigator
>  > www.newtonsales.com

Denmark, MP2100

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