With shares of Research In Motion among those that have seen a massive drop in recent months, Reuters on Friday made the case that the company could make a juicy acquisition target for Microsoft.
There are several reasons that could lead one to that conclusion. RIM is strong in the corporate phone arena, the area of most interest for Microsoft. Microsoft's OS has had trouble keeping pace feature-wise and its next version, Windows Mobile 7, is running quite late. And, of course, the RIM shares that were trading near $150 a few months ago are now at around $53. … Read more