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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Articles by Jason Ankeny
Games remain the most popular mobile application category, with 64 percent of U.S. wireless subscribers playing mobile titles in the last 30 days according to new research published by Nielsen.
Foursquare continues its efforts to expand "beyond the check-in," adding a new notification tray to its website and Android smartphone application.
The new notifications tray alerts users
With so many thousands of new mobile applications entering the market every week, keeping up with the best and the worst can seem like an insurmountable challenge. Appealing/Appalling is here to
Alibaba Group, the Chinese Internet firm best known for its online commerce initiatives, is reportedly developing its own smartphone operating system for release in the third quarter of 2011. Citing
As Los Angeles braces for the July 16 weekend shutdown of I-405, a major highway that carries hundreds of thousands of vehicles every day, local ABC television affiliate KABC is teaming with
Mobile payments for digital and physical goods, mobile money transfers and Near Field Communications-enabled contactless transactions will almost triple from $240 billion in 2011 to $670 billion in
) iPad now yields 1.03 percent of all Internet traffic worldwide, growing to 2.1 percent of web browsing in the U.S. market, according to analytics firm NetApplications' latest
Struggling bookstore chain Borders has agreed to sell its assets to Najafi-owned Direct Brands, which operates the Book-of-the-Month Club, Doubleday Book Clubs and Columbia House. Direct Brands will
) quietly introduced Pool Party, a free photo-sharing application optimized for both Android and iOS devices.
Pool party is a free photo-sharing app for both Android and iOS
) introduced an updated version of its mobile search services optimized for Research In Motion's (NASDAQ:RIMM
) BlackBerry 6.0-based devices with WebKit-enabled browsers.