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

4INFO assists MySpace on NCAA basketball bracket challenge

Social networking titan MySpace announced the launch of the second annual MySpace Bracket Challenge in advance of the 2009 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, which begins next week. To participate,

Timbaland, Cornell team for BlackBerry Storm exclusive

Verizon Wireless announced the latest exclusive release in its ongoing collaboration with hip-hop producer Timbaland, who will partner with venerable alt-rocker Chris Cornell to record "Stop Me" for

Forecast: Mobile gaming poised for 25% CAGR through 2012

Mobile gaming represents the fastest growing segment of the global gaming industry with a 24.6 percent compound annual growth rate forecast for 2007 through 2012, according to a new outlook from

EA to release Tiger Woods PGA game for iPhone

Interactive entertainment software firm Electronic Arts' EA Mobile unit is poised to release a new iPhone and iPod touch game based on its Tiger Woods PGA Tour golf franchise. According to

MMS, data tethering rumored for iPhone 3.0 update

Apple announced it will host a special media event March 17 to offer a sneak preview of its iPhone 3.0 next-generation mobile operating system. Apple is not expected to unveil a new version of the

Two thirds of mobile game execs expect sales growth in '09

Forty-three percent of mobile gaming executives say their game sales are up on year-ago totals, according to a study published by The Multimedia Research Consultancy. Although 29 percent of

LSN inks local media deal with Boost Mobile

Mobile media and marketing firm Local Solutions Network announced an agreement to supply up-to-the-minute local news, weather, sports and related coverage to Sprint Nextel's prepaid unit Boost

Are mobile ads getting too personal?

Privacy advocates weigh in on mobile advertising. Article

March Madness live video comes to iPhone

CBSSports.com announced the launch of a NCAA March Madness on Demand application for the iPhone and iPod touch, promising live streaming video and audio from the upcoming 2009 Men's Basketball

Google debuts Image Search for Android, iPhone

Google announced the launch of a new Image Search results page for Android, iPhone and iPod touch devices in the U.S., the U.K. and Japan. According to a Google Mobile Blog post written by Google