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Motorola plans r&d-led mobile fightback

Motorola is preparing to fight back against its bleeding market share, bringing in a new company leader with a proven background in research and development, Dr. Sanjay Jha, who has been appointed co-CEO of Motorola and CEO of Motorola’s Mobile Devices business, effective immediately.

Jha will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of Motorola’s mobile devices business and will report directly to the Board.
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Sony BMG hitches Vodafone Live! leader

Sony BMG Music Entertainment UK has hired former Vodafone Director of Global Content Development, Graeme Ferguson, as the label’s Senior Vice President digital and strategic partnerships.
Ferguson joined Vodafone in August 2002 to lead the Content Development Team for Vodafone Global Products and Content Services. In his time he oversaw the launch of the Vodafone Live! portal, achieved several landmark sports deals and was also responsible for introducing other forms of rich-media content through Vodafone Live!, including full-track music from the majors, Europe’s first 3D games and the first-ever launch of made-for-mobile content developed with 20th Century Fox.
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