Palm could be knocked out by Apple's iPhone

Aaron Pressman

Perpetually troubled Palm Inc., Treo-maker extraordinaire, always seemed to have one foot in the grave. A Palm (Symbol: PALM) obituary seemed all but inevitable with Microsoft cast as the villain for flooding the market with its decidedly inferior PDA and Treo knock-offs. But, surprise, surprise, it's Apple CEO Steve Jobs who is going to bury the once market-leading, always innovative gadget maker.

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