Updated from 2:14 p.m. ET

What's the sound of one hand clapping? Ask investors who own

Palm

(PALM)

, a standout Friday in an otherwise grim tech sector.

Palm shares closed up 2.9% to $7.57, while the

Nasdaq

fell 1.4% and the

Dow

dropped 2.1%.

BlackBerry maker

Research In Motion

(RIMM)

, on the other hand, suffered an 7% decline to $39.15.

Nokia

(NOK) - Get Report

was down 2.7% to $10.35, and

Motorola

(MOT)

was down 0.6% to $3.61. iPhone maker

Apple

(AAPL) - Get Report

, meanwhile, saw its shares rise 0.6% to $91.20.

Among other widely held tech stocks:

Shares of Hewlett-Packard were down 0.5% to $31.24.

Dell was up 3.6% to $8.41.

Google rose 1.1% to $346.45.

Microsoft dipped 0.5% to $18.00.

Yahoo! rose 1.3% to $12.14.