[Reuters] Oracle pondered buying RIM, Palm in phone move: CEO

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[Reuters] Oracle pondered buying RIM, Palm in phone move: CEO - 04/17/12 11:13 AM

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Oracle Corp Chief Executive Larry Ellison said the software maker had considered building its own smartphone to compete with Apple Inc and Google Inc, but decided it was a "bad idea" after a weeks-long cost and market analysis.