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

AT&T in talks to extend iPhone exclusive through 2011

With AT&T's exclusive agreement to carry Apple's iPhone due to expire next year, sources tell the Wall Street Journal the operator is in talks with the computing giant to extend the deal through

Venture fundraising slows to a crawl

Only 40 venture capital funds raised money during Q1 2009, the lowest number in nearly six years. Article

Sprint to air 2009 NFL Draft live on mobile

With the 0-16 Detroit Lions on the clock since roughly mid-September, the National Football League will finally commence its annual rookie draft on Apr. 25. For the fourth consecutive year, Sprint

Azuki, Ad Infuse team on interactive mobile content

Mobile media technology provider Azuki Systems announced an agreement with personalized mobile advertising solutions provider Ad Infuse to collaborate on interactive mobile content services,

VeriSign inks banking alerts pact with Fifth Third

Network infrastructure services provider VeriSign's Messaging and Mobile Media division announced an agreement to supply SMS-based mobile banking alert services to Fifth Third Bank. Fifth

SK Telecom to launch mobile app store

Korean operator giant SK Telecom announced it will launch a branded mobile application store in September. SK Telecom--which enjoys a 50 percent market share in the Korean market--said the online

Over-the-air updates coming to Windows Mobile

A new job advertisement posted on the Microsoft website strongly suggests the software giant is seeking to introduce over-the-air software updates to its Windows Mobile operating system. The posting,

Adcentricity, Impact Mobile partner on cross-carrier marketing

Digital out-of-home media aggregator Adcentricity announced an agreement with mobile marketing solutions provider Impact Mobile to launch a full-service, cross-carrier mobile effort promising

Listen up for mobile ads

The science of audio-based mobile advertising. Article

Amazon.com debuts BlackBerry shopping app

Amazon.com announced the launch of its Amazon App for BlackBerry, a free application enabling BlackBerry device users to find, discover and purchase products from the online shopping kingpin and its