The links to sources are great. It is a sad thing. But Palm needs something that will shake up the world a bit. I would buy another Palm if it remains compatible with my existing data and some of my apps. But a new operating system? I don't know. Why? One of the things I liked about Palm was the slick, easy to use OS. Palm grew from Apple roots and was pretty much the pocket Apple (sorry Newton).
Jeff Hawkins is deep into AI concepts. Maybe something will come from there that will put Palm out front again.
Keep up the editorials Nate!