John Markoff:

An Apple phone could be a particularly tempting product for Mr. Jobs, giving him the opportunity to overcome Mr. Sculley’s largest failure. He could also rectify the Newton’s single biggest shortcoming: the device’s inability to communicate easily with the Macintosh desktop computer. Apple has already begun offering Bluetooth local wireless networking technology for peripheral devices, a feature that would make it simple to share information between a phone and a computer.

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