Newton Glossary

An almost definitive guide to Newton-related terms and trivia.


A stand or docking station designed to hold a device, usually integrating a means to charge the battery. A cradle can also provide ports to connect the device to a desktop computer, laptop computer, or a network. An example is the charging cradle designed to work with the MessagePad 110, MessagePad 120, and MessagePad 130 devices known by the code name Crib.


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