Tagged: smartphones

Palm shopping itself

PDA pioneer Palm, creator of the Pre smartphone, reportedly is shopping itself and has hired Goldman Sachs to help find a buyer.  School of Management Professor N. Venkat Venkatraman, head of the Information Systems Department, says a sale was inevitable as Palm has not been able to gain much traction with it’s Pre beyond a small […]

Intel-Nokia deal seeks future

Technology giants Intel and Nokia have agreed to join forces to help design next-gen portable smartphones and the high-powered chips to run them.  School of Management Professor N. Venkat Venkatraman, head of the Information Systems Department, says this could be a major coup for both companies. Contact N. Venkat Venkatraman, 617-353-7117, venkat@bu.edu