Unstrung is reporting that Palm is looking to sell itself by March 22 to either Nokia, Motorola or a private bidder. This end game isn't all that surprising given that Palm doesn't have the resources to compete with a larger player.
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When executives bow out of speaking engagements--whether it's a trade show or investment conference--interested parties go hmmm. Put on your hmmm hats folks because Motorola CEO Ed Zander has backed out of giving the CTIA Wireless 2007 keynote in Orlando.
Peter Rip has heard the last call for what technology history buffs may refer to as the "Web 2.0 period.
The next search battleground is your mobile phone. Yahoo announced Tuesday Yahoo oneSearch (see gallery), a mobile search designed to deliver instant answers that serve relevant information.
Notable headlines: George Ou: How Apple orchestrated web attack on researchers.More Apple coverage: Larry Dignan: Apple TV an $11.
Nick Carr stirred up the Enterprise Irregulars with his post on SAP and SaaS over the weekend. It spurred a lot of discussion about just how serious SAP is about the on demand, software-as-a-service model and how the new SAP A1S solution, which is due around year end, fits into the existing set of products aimed and the SMB market.
David Berlind says Intel's benchmarks don't add up. George Ou disagrees.
On Friday I will blogging from the Under the Radar conference, Why Office 2.0 Matters, at the Microsoft campus in Mountain View.
Accenture is about to disappoint those who believe the last thing the corporate world needs is more consultants. Accenture, the giant consultant firm, says it wants to double its ranks of 13,000 "management consultant professionals.
With the Apple expecting to ship Apple TV in mid-March--also known as any day now--analysts are sizing up what it'll mean for the company. The consensus view: Apple TV is interesting, but it's no iPhone. ThinkEquity analyst Jonathan Hoopes begs to differ.