AT&T Makes Fresh Push Into Non-Communications Devices

AT&T (NYSE: T) is trying to claim a fresh stake in new wireless devices beyond cellphones. The company has appointed Glenn Lurie, the executive who led negotiations with Apple (NSDQ: AAPL) for the exclusive iPhone deal, to head up a new division to bring more wireless capabilities to consumer electronics. Digital cameras, computers, navigation devices and portable media players could all be greatly improved with an embedded wireless chip and direct link to a network. It