Comments on: Palm Sets Meeting for Spin-off and Acquisition

Palm, Inc. today announced that its annual meeting of stockholders will be held on Oct. 28. The key focus of the meeting will be to vote to approve and adopt an agreement plans for the distribution of Palm's shares of PalmSource common stock to Palm's stockholders as well as the acquisition of Handspring.
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Other shoe drops

RhinoSteve @ 9/30/2003 4:12:16 PM #
Sounds good. Anywhere on the net we can read the specifics of the filing with the SEC?
RE: Other shoe drops
mes700 @ 9/30/2003 4:39:42 PM #

You can use the above link to sign up for email alerts in several areas, including SEC filings. There are links in the alerts that take you directly to the filings.

RE: Other shoe drops
Ba-gug @ 9/30/2003 5:05:58 PM #
Does this mean that the man (Jeff) who started it all will be bacK at Palm in one fashion or another?

My other car is a Volkswagen too!
RE: Other shoe drops
mikecane @ 9/30/2003 5:24:54 PM #
>>>Does this mean that the man (Jeff) who started it all will be bacK at Palm in one fashion or another?

It was previously reported that he will be Chief Technologist or somesuch at PalmOne.

RE: Other shoe drops
ozz @ 9/30/2003 6:13:19 PM #
Jeff Hawkings' title is Chief Technology Officer

Lord, help me become the person my dog thinks I am!

Where's the beef!

Hazniet @ 9/30/2003 9:42:28 PM #
It's the eve of one of the most anticipated palm os devices ever created, yet one would never know looking at the front page of palm infocenter. All around the internet are comments, discussions, and pictures of the palmone T3, but there is nothing here.

Palm infocenter used to be my 1 and only source for palm news. Now I have to go to 4 other sites just to make sure I'm not missing anything. I'd prefer staying with only 1 source, but for the past 6 months palm infocenter has dropped the ball.

Give me the info I crave!

If you feel like you're under control, you're just not going fast enough.

RE: Where's the beef!
KRamsauer @ 9/30/2003 10:52:48 PM #

Check the links at the bottom of that page too. PIC was on this early.

PalmSource Resources

LiveFaith @ 10/2/2003 5:11:01 PM #
PalmSource has been reported recently as working on a Palm OS Smartphone edition. Someone asked a good question if the "one-handed" functionality of the Treo 600 would become posession & foundation of PalmSource phone edition? From reviews the Treo 600 sounds very intuitive in it's enhancements.

According to this report PalmOne & PalmSource will be split before Handspring is acquired. If this sequence is correct, then PalmSource would have to "negotiate $" for these APIs. Is this correct? Is the trade already made or will PalmSource re-invent the wheel?

Pat Horne;

RE: PalmSource Resources
Admin @ 10/2/2003 5:35:14 PM #
I'm not 100% positive but I remember reading somewhere that someone at PalmSource already stated they would incorporate Handsprings "one-handed" API into the Palm OS.


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