HP To Acquire Palm For $1.2 Billion

Well, we knew someone was going to acquire Palm at a basement bargain price.  I hoped that it would be RIM, thought that it would be HTC or Lenovo, but, it looks like the spoils are going to HP. Press Release PALO ALTO, Calif. & SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS...

Who Will Buy Palm? The Fire Sale Is On

This probably doesn’t come as much of a surprise to anyone but, maybe, CEO Jon Rubinstein, however, the inevitable Palm buyout is imminent.  According to Bloomberg, Palm is working with Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Qatalyst Partners to find a buyer, although the...

So, I Bought A Palm Pre…

If you’ve read more than 2 or 3 posts here on RIMarkable, you’ve probably gathered that I am a pretty big fan of the BlackBerry.  Some would even call me a BlackBerry Fanboy…  That being said, I recently bought a Palm Pre Plus from Verizon. ...

BlackBerry Still #1, But, Android Is Coming On Strong

When it comes to smartphone market share in the United States, the BlackBerry is still king of the hill according to a recent report by comScore, however, Android is coming on strong. For the three month period ending Feb. 10, RIM’s percentage of market share...