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The Bidding for Palm, and HP's strange obsession f

ryzvonusef (1151717) writes | more than 2 years ago

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ryzvonusef (1151717) writes "VentureBeat's (typically unnamed) sources identifies Intel and Qualcomm as being involved in these talks for acquiring the Palm asset portfolio. However, citing sources intimate with HP's negotiations, it reports that the company wants to be able to license webOS back for use in printers,½Â" it wants it so much, in fact, that the issue has become "a crucial part" of discussions. Maybe there's something about webOS and printers that HP knows and the rest of the world doesn't."
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