Programming games to use
multi processing cores. The Sanyo battery recall will cost
the company $17 million. Palm is trying its hand again with an OS
for its PDAs.
"We have been developing a set of system software that we will roll
out before the end of the year that will allow us to take the Palm OS forward,
and to modernize it and to upgrade that functionality and to bring the user
community and developer community forward on top of a Linux kernel," Colligan
said. He added that it was "critical" Palm owned its own technologies.