Jason Ankeny

Biography for Jason Ankeny

Jason Ankeny is the executive editor of FierceMobileContent and FierceDeveloper as well as a regular contributor to Entrepreneur magazine and the website All Music Guide. He previously served as senior editor of Telephony and its sister publication Wireless Review--additional credits include efforts for publications including Rolling Stone, Wax Poetics and No Depression along with liner notes for a number of album releases. He lives in Chicago and may be reached via email at jankeny@fiercemarkets.com.

Articles by Jason Ankeny

ON24 expands enterprise webcasting platform to mobile devices

ON24 is optimizing its enterprise webcasting platform for mobile audiences, citing increasing user access and engagement across iOS and Android devices.

Microsoft Office for Apple's iPad coming soon--too little, too late?

Microsoft has announced plans to build a touch-optimized native version of its signature Office productivity suite integrating support for Apple's iPad tablet, but Redmond may have waited too long to capitalize on the iPad opportunity.

Unisys says Stealth for Mobile makes devices, data and users 'virtually invisible'

Unisys is launching its Stealth for Mobile product, enabling enterprises to safeguard employees' smartphones and tablets against cybersecurity attacks and hacking threats.

PayPal launches QR code-based in-store payments platform

PayPal unveiled Payment Code--a new in-store payments platform enabling consumers to complete purchases with their mobile phone by scanning a QR code or activating a four-digit code.

Fixmo, SteelCloud team on 'defense-grade' hosted security for iOS, Android

Fixmo is partnering with SteelCloud to launch the Fixmo Enterprise Mobility Platform for Hosters, a secure enterprise mobility offering optimized for hosted service providers looking to expand their services to Apple's iOS and Google's Android platforms.

BlackBerry previews cross-platform BYOD management solution

BlackBerry is developing a cross-platform, cloud-based enterprise mobility management solution promising businesses the tools to secure and manage both corporate and personal devices, signaling the embattled manufacturer's latest move to reassert its dominance in the enterprise segment.

LG launches Gate to secure Android phones for BYOD workplaces

LG Electronics is rolling out Gate, an enterprise-grade technologies package that enables professional users to securely access corporate work resources from any location using their personal Android smartphone.

Isis taps Proxama to build NFC mobile wallet for BlackBerry 10

Isis, the near field communications-based mobile commerce network spearheaded by Verizon Wireless, AT&T Mobility and T-Mobile US, is expanding to the BlackBerry 10 operating system in partnership with contactless payments technologies firm, Proxama.

Instagram says ads coming 'in the next couple months'

Facebook-owned photo sharing application Instagram said it will roll out paid advertisements within the next few months as it accelerates its effort to build a sustainable business.

Facebook Home adds Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr support

Facebook continues building out its much-maligned Home launcher for Google's Android, adding support for the social networking giant's own Instagram photo-sharing app as well as rival media sharing platforms Pinterest, Tumblr and Flickr.