Newton OS Running On The iPhone Using Einstein Emulator

News | Tuesday September 14 2010 11:59 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , ,

. He writes:
Einstein is an open-source project to run (via emulation) the Newton OS on modern hardware. It was written and released by Paul Guyot several years ago. It’s quite an amazing piece of work.
The project got a shot in the arm earlier this month when Matthias Melcher got it up and running on iOS and posted a video of himself running it on his iPhone . Being a Newton fan since my original MessagePad in 1993, it was quite a sight to see.
Matthias mentioned he didn’t have an iPad yet, so I grabbed the source and built it for my iPad so I could take a little movie and share
As you might have noticed, it’s a bit slow currently but Melcher has mentioned that speed will improve as there are a lot of optimizations yet to be made.
but it needs to be seen if Apple will approve it.
for the source code and documentation.
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