Palm was bought by HP

HP is only mentioned in the documents (and the one who finally managed to buy Palm), the rest were symbolically denoted with A, B, C and D.

After several rounds of negotiations with major producers of electronics and IT market, Palm was bought by HP in late April, the transaction being valued at $ 1.2 billion.

The acquisition comes after major financial problems faced by Palm last year. For example, the losses in Q3 2009 were around $ 22 million.

In addition to the range of smart devices, HP has taken over and WebOS platform developed by Palm.