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

The Wall Street Journal unveils free iPhone app

The Wall Street Journal is the latest news publication to release a customized mobile application for Apple's iPhone and iPod touch devices. Boasting financial news headlines, editor's picks and

Macrovision acquires Muze for $16.5 million

Digital home entertainment firm Macrovision Solutions announced it will acquire entertainment information products and discovery services provider Muze for $16.5 million in cash. The transaction is

Ads now reach 31 million U.S. mobile web users

Mobile ads now reach nearly 31 million of the 56 million Nielsen-identified mobile web users in the U.S. according to mobile advertising firm Millennial Media's new monthly brand advertiser-focused

Nokia debuts Easy Meet content sharing tool

Nokia announced the introduction of Nokia Easy Meet, promising an intuitive mobile collaboration tool enabling real-time content sharing via wireless devices and PCs. Writing on the Nokia Beta Labs

AT&T premieres three-screen Coachella coverage

AT&T announced it will offer daily live streaming coverage of the Coachella 2009 music festival, taking place this weekend in Indio, Calif. While AT&T will offer live webcast coverage on the

For Twitter, all the news that fits--right or wrong

How Twitter spreads news--and misinformation. Article

MasterCard premieres ATM Hunter for iPhone

Financial services giant MasterCard Worldwide announced the launch of its MasterCard ATM Hunter application via Apple's App Store, enabling iPhone and iPod touch users to locate the nearest cash

Jumptap debuts tapMatch pay-per-click ad marketplace

Mobile advertising solutions provider Jumptap announced the launch of tapMatch, a pay-per-click performance mobile ad marketplace enabling brand and performance marketers to bid on keywords and

Quattro Wireless, NHL team on Stanley Cup coverage

With the puck dropping on the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs, mobile advertising network Quattro Wireless announced an expansion of its exclusive mobile ad and publishing partnership with the National

U.S. Cellular adds mSpot's Make-UR-Tones

Mobile music and entertainment firm mSpot announced it will offer its Make-UR-Tones custom ringtone application via regional operator U.S. Cellular. The app enables users to download, edit and