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Actuals

Actual

A physical, homogenous commodity underlying a contract. Actuals can be traded on the physical market and delivered immediately, or traded on the futures market and delivered at the completion of the contract. As such, actuals have an intrinsic value. Examples include oil, beef, and diamonds.
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In 2000, underlying demand slowed while actual wafer sales continued to climb (2) following a strong increase throughout 1999 (1).
This press release includes forward-looking statements, including statements about the employment of Actual Software employees, functionality to be made available by combining Palm and Actual Software technology, and availability of future products and solutions.
The acquisition of Actual Software closed in the fourth quarter of Palm's fiscal 2000.
Actual software, based in Massachusetts, is a leading developer of e-mail client software for the Palm Computing organizer.
Actual Software Corporation was founded in 1997 to provide software solutions for the handheld user.
Actual Software's MultiMail Conduit Pack allows 3Com PalmPilot(TM) users to use HotSync(R) technology to syncronize messages between the 3Com PalmPilot organizer and desktop email clients.