Palm’s Sales Dip From Previous Quarter – NYTimes.com

Another prediction: Ballmer will make a clumsy attempt to turn Palm’s WebOS 2.0 into Windows Mobile 7.0. It won’t work. Instead, RIM will buy Palm. Mark my words…

Over all, the company’s revenue and profit fell below Wall Street’s expectations. Furthermore, an important measure of customer interest in its phones, the sell-through rate, suggested that its new devices were not flying off retailers’ shelves. Palm said customers bought 573,000 units, down 29 percent from the first quarter and down 4 percent year over year.

via Palm’s Sales Dip From Previous Quarter – NYTimes.com.