Newton Glossary

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Tarpon

A ruggedized Newton device developed by Digital Ocean. Similar to the Digital Ocean Seahorse, the Tarpon featured technologies such as built-in wireless networking, peer-to-peer voice communication, and optional GPS. The Tarpon is a modified and improved version of the Harris Dracon SuperTech 2000.

A third-party device that utilizes a licensed version of Newton OS is commonly referred to as a clone.

Additional Information

Internet Archive: Digital Ocean: Tarpon Product Information
Internet Archive: Digital Ocean: Tarpon Product Information (PDF)

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