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									                               PALM INC
                    Reported by
                JEFFRIES DOUGLAS C

                                    FORM 4
              (Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership)

Filed 04/16/10 for the Period Ending 04/16/10

  Address          950 W. MAUDE AVENUE
                   SUNNYVALE, CA 94085
Telephone          4086177000
        CIK        0001100389
    Symbol         PALM
 SIC Code          3575 - Computer Terminals
   Industry        Computer Hardware
     Sector        Technology
Fiscal Year        06/02

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                                       STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP
See Instruction 1(b).
                                                      OF SECURITIES

                                      Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934,
                                                             Section 17(a) of the Public
                                           Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(f) of the
                                                         Investment Company Act of 1940

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *                         2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol 5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
                                                                                                              (Check all applicable)
Jeffries Douglas C                                                PALM INC [ PALM ]
                                                                  3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)                         _____ Director                          _____ 10% Owner
           (Last)          (First)       (Middle)
                                                                                                                                       __ X __ Officer (give title below)           _____ Other (specify
950 W. MAUDE AVENUE                                                                          4/16/2010                                 SVP and Chief Financial Office
                           (Street)                               4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed                                 6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check
                                                                  (MM/DD/YYYY)                                                         Applicable Line)

                                                                                                                                       _ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
               (City)       (State)         (Zip)                                                                                      ___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

                                      Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security                                          2. Trans.       2A.       3. Trans.      4. Securities Acquired 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned             6.            7. Nature
(Instr. 3)                                                   Date            Deemed Code              (A) or Disposed of (D) Following Reported Transaction(s)                      Ownership     of Indirect
                                                                             Execution (Instr. 8)                            (Instr. 3 and 4)                                       Form:         Beneficial
                                                                             Date, if                 (Instr. 3, 4 and 5)                                                           Direct (D)    Ownership
                                                                             any                                                                                                    or Indirect   (Instr. 4)
                                                                                                                                                                                    (I) (Instr.
                                                                                         Code       V Amount (D)       Price
                                                             4/16/2010                                225000
Common Stock                                                                               A                    A      $0                       225000 (1)                              D

Common Stock                                                                               A           2998     D $3.1960                        5662 (2)                               D

                    Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate    2.          3.       3A.         4.           5. Number of    6. Date Exercisable           7. Title and Amount of           8. Price of   9. Number        10.           11. Nature
Security                Conversion Trans.    Deemed      Trans.       Derivative      and Expiration Date           Securities Underlying            Derivative    of               Ownership     of Indirect
(Instr. 3)              or Exercise Date     Execution   Code         Securities                                    Derivative Security              Security      derivative       Form of       Beneficial
                        Price of             Date, if    (Instr. 8)   Acquired (A) or                               (Instr. 3 and 4)                 (Instr. 5)    Securities       Derivative    Ownership
                        Derivative           any                      Disposed of (D)                                                                              Beneficially     Security:     (Instr. 4)
                        Security                                                                                                                                   Owned            Direct (D)
                                                                      (Instr. 3, 4 and                                                                             Following        or Indirect
                                                                      5)                                                                                           Reported         (I) (Instr.
                                                                                                                                                                   Transaction      4)
                                                                                         Date        Expiration       Amount or Number of
                                                                                                                Title                                              (s) (Instr. 4)
                                                         Code V        (A)        (D)    Exercisable Date             Shares

Explanation of Responses:
( 1) This represents an award of restricted stock units. Fifty percent (50%) of the units awarded vest on the first anniversary of the date of
     award with the remaining 50% vesting on the second anniversary of the date of award. Vested shares will be released after the vest dates.
( 2) Of the 5,662 shares purchased through the Palm 2009 Employee Stock Purchase Plan, 2998 were purchased on 3/31/2010.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
                                              Director 10% Owner Officer                                                       Other
Jeffries Douglas C
950 W. MAUDE AVENUE                                                            SVP and Chief Financial Office

Jonathan Shanberge, Attorney in Fact for Douglas C. Jeffries                                                   4/16/2010
                    ** Signature of Reporting Person

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