Motorola appoints new global sales chief; AT&T, CWA reach deal

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> Motorola appointed Mark Shockley as its senior vice president of global go-to-market operations for its mobile devices business. Release

>  AT&T Mobility reached a tentative deal with the Communications Workers of America on a collective bargaining agreement for about 11,200 wireless workers in the Southeast. Release

> Verizon Wireless launched a new quick messaging phone, the Samsung Reality, for $79.99 with a two-year contract and after a $50 mail-in rebate. Release

> Taiwanese chip vendor MediaTek is shaking up the mobile phone chip market. Article (sub. req.)

> Telcordia said Telenor will use its next-generation support services. Release

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Microsoft killed an ad for its new Kin phones that was deemed too risque. Article