Currently known as a filmmaker, photographer, software developer, and digital content producer, Tow was a fixture of the Newton community for many years. He was heavily involved in the Bay Area user group community and a vocal evangelist for the platform, especially when the Newton project was Steved in 1998.
Under the moniker Foundation Systems, Tow created several popular Newton OS software packages, including NewtonID, newtToDo, HyperNewt, and WriteHere.
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