Stories by Ephraim Schwartz and Laura Rohde

Palm signs deal with TI for wireless chips

After months of speculation over the direction of the Palm Inc. product road map, the company announced Monday its choice of Texas Instruments (TI) as its processor partner for its next generation of PDAs.

Nokia, Borland partner in platform battle

New battle lines are forming as mobile-device manufacturers seek to boost their software development expertise for delivering high-speed wireless voice and data services.