Newton Glossary

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

Jelly Bean Parts

An assortment of individual electronic components which can be replaced by a single multifunction chip or chipset. Mike Culbert, a member of the Newton Systems Group, used the term to explain why Apple chose to use the Voyager chipset in later Newton devices.

Additional Information

Internet Archive: PDAs: A Study in Contrasts


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