Apple Newton

It is unclear who coined the phrase Personal Digital Assistant (PDA) but it seems that Apple were certainly one of the first (if not the first) as shown in the little book given to resellers, Apple Facts,
it appears as the title for the Newton products section.

The handheld digital revolution had begun and together with the Newton, Psion had a odd little machine, which I remember my boss had and I could not work out how to use! and Palm had the famous Palm Pilot.


The Personal Digital Assistant