[NTLK] NewtonTalk Digest, Vol 59, Issue 11

Ron Dube rondubedesign at me.com
Fri Nov 23 16:27:56 EST 2018


Grant, can I purchase them from you?

Ron

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>   1. 2100 rechargeable battery (Ron Dube)
>   2. Re: 2100 rechargeable battery (Grant Hutchinson)
>   3. A Newton story (sir iZaac)
>   4. [kinda OT] Re:  A Newton story (B Dudney)
>   5. Re: A Newton story (Nils Froese)
>   6. Re: A Newton story (L.W. Brown)
>   7. Re: A Newton story (Ronnie Simon)
>   8. Re: A Newton story (L.W. Brown)
>   9. Re: A Newton story (Noah Leon)
>  10. Re: A Newton story (Terence Griffin)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 13:38:06 -0500
> From: Ron Dube <rondubedesign at me.com>
> To: newtontalk at newtontalk.net
> Subject: [NTLK] 2100 rechargeable battery
> Message-ID: <DB570F16-B984-4AE6-AE06-0B36BB18C329 at me.com>
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> Does anyone know where I can pick up a couple of Newton 2100 rechargeable batteires?
> 
> Ron Dube
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> Message: 2
> Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 14:07:45 -0700
> From: Grant Hutchinson <grant at splorp.com>
> To: NewtonTalk List <newtontalk at newtontalk.net>
> Subject: Re: [NTLK] 2100 rechargeable battery
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>> On Nov 20, 2018, at 11:38 AM, Ron Dube <rondubedesign at me.com> wrote:
>> 
>> Does anyone know where I can pick up a couple of Newton 2100 rechargeable batteires?
> 
> New or rebuildable/recellable batteries?
> 
> I have three dead MP2x00 battery packs that are good candidates for rebuilding.
> 
> g.
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> Grant Hutchinson
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> Message: 3
> Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 23:35:54 -0800
> From: sir iZaac <sirizaac at gmail.com>
> To: newtontalk at newtontalk.net
> Cc: Noah Leon <moosefuel at gmail.com>
> Subject: [NTLK] A Newton story
> Message-ID: <8BA1F611-C5EF-4325-8767-929A2C446B43 at gmail.com>
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> My manager needed a printed copy of the hours I had worked over the past several weeks. Anticipating this request, I'd created a Works spreadsheet approximately 3 weeks prior. I asked where the plug is located and the printer's network name. Launched Works, printed it on the Apple LaserWriter, and handed to him within a few seconds. He was completely surprised and asked how I did it. I showed him my spreadsheet on the MP2K. He then asked if I could remove the labels and print it again. Within a few seconds I presented it without labels. Impressed, he wandered back to his office. I was paid in full the following week. (-:
> 
> Newton Never Dies; It just gets it's batteries recharged.
> 
> Mailed from my treehouse
> 
> sir iZaac
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> Message: 4
> Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 23:42:11 -0800
> From: B Dudney <kosmicdollop at saber.net>
> To: newtontalk at newtontalk.net
> Subject: [NTLK] [kinda OT] Re:  A Newton story
> Message-ID: <96DA1D9C-6595-4C90-AE2F-C536992F0B8F at saber.net>
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> Great story! Thanks for sharing! You are the master!
> 
> ? I?m curious why he wanted it printed without labels.
> 
> Not any of my business, of course?
> 
> I?ll certainly understand if you agree!
> 
> B
> 
> sir iZaac <sirizaac at gmail.com> wrote:
>> My manager needed a printed copy of the hours I had worked over the past several weeks. Anticipating this request, I'd created a Works spreadsheet approximately 3 weeks prior. I asked where the plug is located and the printer's network name. Launched Works, printed it on the Apple LaserWriter, and handed to him within a few seconds. He was completely surprised and asked how I did it. I showed him my spreadsheet on the MP2K. He then asked if I could remove the labels and print it again. Within a few seconds I presented it without labels. Impressed, he wandered back to his office. I was paid in full the following week. (-:
>> 
>> Newton Never Dies; It just gets it's batteries recharged.
>> 
>> Mailed from my treehouse
>> 
>> sir iZaac
> 
> 
> via cable from low-power MacBook lacking wireless devices,
> hence radiating no deadly EMR connectivity: see RadiateNot.Me;
> plus powered by non-radiating coaxial DC cable from utility shed
> where wall wart* EMR is indetectably far away
>                           *standard Apple shielded power supply = less emissions
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> Message: 5
> Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:45:13 +0100
> From: Nils Froese <macmilz at me.com>
> To: newtontalk at newtontalk.net
> Cc: Noah Leon <moosefuel at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [NTLK] A Newton story
> Message-ID: <03A29366-239C-4301-8CB3-787BCEBDC914 at me.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii
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> Impressive story and thanks for sharing.
> 
> Greetings, Nils.
> 
>> Am 21.11.2018 um 08:35 schrieb sir iZaac <sirizaac at gmail.com>:
>> 
>> My manager needed a printed copy of the hours I had worked over the past several weeks. Anticipating this request, I'd created a Works spreadsheet approximately 3 weeks prior. I asked where the plug is located and the printer's network name. Launched Works, printed it on the Apple LaserWriter, and handed to him within a few seconds. He was completely surprised and asked how I did it. I showed him my spreadsheet on the MP2K. He then asked if I could remove the labels and print it again. Within a few seconds I presented it without labels. Impressed, he wandered back to his office. I was paid in full the following week. (-:
>> 
>> Newton Never Dies; It just gets it's batteries recharged.
>> 
>> Mailed from my treehouse
>> 
>> sir iZaac
>> 
>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
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>> http://newtontalk.net/
>> http://twitter.com/newtontalk
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> Message: 6
> Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2018 00:25:09 -0800
> From: "L.W. Brown" <lwb at mac.com>
> To: newtontalk at newtontalk.net
> Cc: Noah Leon <moosefuel at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [NTLK] A Newton story
> Message-ID: <AC988280-4920-43E0-9684-470F7886EDC7 at mac.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii
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> THUMBS UP!!!
> 
>> On Nov 20, 2018, at 11:35 PM, sir iZaac <sirizaac at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>> My manager needed a printed copy of the hours I had worked over the past several weeks. Anticipating this request, I'd created a Works spreadsheet approximately 3 weeks prior. I asked where the plug is located and the printer's network name. Launched Works, printed it on the Apple LaserWriter, and handed to him within a few seconds. He was completely surprised and asked how I did it. I showed him my spreadsheet on the MP2K. He then asked if I could remove the labels and print it again. Within a few seconds I presented it without labels. Impressed, he wandered back to his office. I was paid in full the following week. (-:
>> 
>> Newton Never Dies; It just gets it's batteries recharged.
>> 
>> Mailed from my treehouse
>> 
>> sir iZaac
>> 
>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>> 
>> http://newtontalk.net/
>> http://twitter.com/newtontalk
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> Message: 7
> Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2018 09:45:46 +0100
> From: Ronnie Simon <ronnie_simon at me.com>
> To: newtontalk at newtontalk.net
> Subject: Re: [NTLK] A Newton story
> Message-ID: <AA005C69-5B16-4231-AB36-B96FA17370CA at me.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=utf-8
> 
> What a good story.
> 
> My almost forgotten equivalent was ?.
> 
> I was travelling in a car from the local airport and without traffic issues, the journey would have been 15 mins to the client?s office. 
> However, there was an incident with two lorries which caused a 3 hour congestion and even though I had the latest MS Windows laptop ( $6000 plus) it needed 2 applications to put graphics and calculations on the same page and in the back of car, there was no connectivity ! 
> Luckily I had my Newton Messagepad 2000 and with the ability out-of-the-box to merge graphics and calculations on the same page, I was able to send by fax all of the key questions, the tentative agenda and a contact email address to address clarification points. I eventually arrived 2 hours late and I received a multi-million dollar order for the next phase of the project :-) 
> 
> A $1000 device had saved the day :-)
> 
> Ronnie Simon
>> On 21 Nov 2018, at 08:35, sir iZaac <sirizaac at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>> My manager needed a printed copy of the hours I had worked over the past several weeks. Anticipating this request, I'd created a Works spreadsheet approximately 3 weeks prior. I asked where the plug is located and the printer's network name. Launched Works, printed it on the Apple LaserWriter, and handed to him within a few seconds. He was completely surprised and asked how I did it. I showed him my spreadsheet on the MP2K. He then asked if I could remove the labels and print it again. Within a few seconds I presented it without labels. Impressed, he wandered back to his office. I was paid in full the following week. (-:
>> 
>> Newton Never Dies; It just gets it's batteries recharged.
>> 
>> Mailed from my treehouse
>> 
>> sir iZaac
>> 
>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>> 
>> http://newtontalk.net/
>> http://twitter.com/newtontalk
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> Message: 8
> Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2018 02:48:48 -0800
> From: "L.W. Brown" <lwb at mac.com>
> To: newtontalk at newtontalk.net
> Subject: Re: [NTLK] A Newton story
> Message-ID: <403DE64D-77DF-4A29-9D18-A83BB48D59AD at mac.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=utf-8
> 
> ????????
> 
> -L.W. Brown
> via 6s+
> 
>> On Nov 21, 2018, at 00:45, Ronnie Simon <ronnie_simon at me.com> wrote:
>> 
>> What a good story.
>> 
>> My almost forgotten equivalent was ?.
>> 
>> I was travelling in a car from the local airport and without traffic issues, the journey would have been 15 mins to the client?s office. 
>> However, there was an incident with two lorries which caused a 3 hour congestion and even though I had the latest MS Windows laptop ( $6000 plus) it needed 2 applications to put graphics and calculations on the same page and in the back of car, there was no connectivity ! 
>> Luckily I had my Newton Messagepad 2000 and with the ability out-of-the-box to merge graphics and calculations on the same page, I was able to send by fax all of the key questions, the tentative agenda and a contact email address to address clarification points. I eventually arrived 2 hours late and I received a multi-million dollar order for the next phase of the project :-) 
>> 
>> A $1000 device had saved the day :-)
>> 
>> Ronnie Simon
>>> On 21 Nov 2018, at 08:35, sir iZaac <sirizaac at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>> My manager needed a printed copy of the hours I had worked over the past several weeks. Anticipating this request, I'd created a Works spreadsheet approximately 3 weeks prior. I asked where the plug is located and the printer's network name. Launched Works, printed it on the Apple LaserWriter, and handed to him within a few seconds. He was completely surprised and asked how I did it. I showed him my spreadsheet on the MP2K. He then asked if I could remove the labels and print it again. Within a few seconds I presented it without labels. Impressed, he wandered back to his office. I was paid in full the following week. (-:
>>> 
>>> Newton Never Dies; It just gets it's batteries recharged.
>>> 
>>> Mailed from my treehouse
>>> 
>>> sir iZaac
>>> 
>>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>>> 
>>> http://newtontalk.net/
>>> http://twitter.com/newtontalk
>> 
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>> http://newtontalk.net/
>> http://twitter.com/newtontalk
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> Message: 9
> Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2018 09:43:20 -0500
> From: Noah Leon <moosefuel at gmail.com>
> To: lwb at mac.com
> Cc: newtontalk at newtontalk.net
> Subject: Re: [NTLK] A Newton story
> Message-ID:
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> I have a similar story, but mine was when I was in high school. I asked if
> I could use the printer to print an assignment that I had written. The
> teachers were impressed. Unfortunately when I used their printer somehow it
> messed up their Appletalk network and they could never get the printer to
> work again! Or that's what I assumed, maybe they tried turning it off and
> on again. This was with my original MessagePad, which makes it all the more
> impressive.
> 
> On Wed, Nov 21, 2018 at 3:25 AM L.W. Brown <lwb at mac.com> wrote:
> 
>> THUMBS UP!!!
>> 
>>> On Nov 20, 2018, at 11:35 PM, sir iZaac <sirizaac at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>> My manager needed a printed copy of the hours I had worked over the past
>> several weeks. Anticipating this request, I'd created a Works spreadsheet
>> approximately 3 weeks prior. I asked where the plug is located and the
>> printer's network name. Launched Works, printed it on the Apple
>> LaserWriter, and handed to him within a few seconds. He was completely
>> surprised and asked how I did it. I showed him my spreadsheet on the MP2K.
>> He then asked if I could remove the labels and print it again. Within a few
>> seconds I presented it without labels. Impressed, he wandered back to his
>> office. I was paid in full the following week. (-:
>>> 
>>> Newton Never Dies; It just gets it's batteries recharged.
>>> 
>>> Mailed from my treehouse
>>> 
>>> sir iZaac
>>> 
>>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>>> 
>>> http://newtontalk.net/
>>> http://twitter.com/newtontalk
>> 
>> 
> 
> -- 
> Sent from Noah's Personal Gmail Account
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> Message: 10
> Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2018 09:54:01 -0500
> From: Terence Griffin <griffin at nist.gov>
> To: <newtontalk at newtontalk.net>
> Subject: Re: [NTLK] A Newton story
> Message-ID: <d7f5b947-69ab-dc31-5eff-4d1b206cbad6 at nist.gov>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="utf-8"; format=flowed
> 
> Wait...I just want to be clear, to get it straight...
> 
> 
> YOU have a TREEHOUSE! Awesome!
> 
> - Tere
> 
> On 11/21/2018 02:35 AM, sir iZaac wrote:
>> My manager needed a printed copy of the hours I had worked over the past several weeks. Anticipating this request, I'd created a Works spreadsheet approximately 3 weeks prior. I asked where the plug is located and the printer's network name. Launched Works, printed it on the Apple LaserWriter, and handed to him within a few seconds. He was completely surprised and asked how I did it. I showed him my spreadsheet on the MP2K. He then asked if I could remove the labels and print it again. Within a few seconds I presented it without labels. Impressed, he wandered back to his office. I was paid in full the following week. (-:
>> 
>> Newton Never Dies; It just gets it's batteries recharged.
>> 
>> Mailed from my treehouse
>> 
>> sir iZaac
>> 
>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>> 
>> https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fnewtontalk.net%2F&amp;data=02%7C01%7Cterence.griffin%40nist.gov%7C7dc14e61176d4e595db608d64f84c5dc%7C2ab5d82fd8fa4797a93e054655c61dec%7C1%7C0%7C636783829020082139&amp;sdata=M3Znef6ScjW3QRcCe5W%2FkdFngT0ef45H1j2lve6nJqs%3D&amp;reserved=0
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