Monday, October 17, 2005
Palm, RIM, team up on e-mail - Yahoo! News
Palm Inc. (Nasdaq:PALM - news) and Research In Motion Ltd. (Toronto:RIM.TO - news) have set aside their fierce rivalry with a deal to offer RIM's BlackBerry wireless e-mail service over Palm's Treo 650 smartphone, the two firms said on Monday.
Palm and RIM, whose BlackBerry handset competes with the Treo, said they expect U.S. and international phone companies to begin offering the combined product starting in early 2006.