Jason Ankeny

Jason Ankeny

Chicago-based writer Jason Ankeny is the executive editor of Fiercemobile content, a daily electronic newsletter dedicated to mobile media, applications and marketing.

5 Young Millionaires Instigating Innovation
Starting a Business

5 Young Millionaires Instigating Innovation

Our annual look at high-earning entrepreneurs aged 30 or younger with the creativity, smarts and guts to disrupt their industries.
Big Claims Aim to Boost Business at Mobile App Startup
Starting a Business

Big Claims Aim to Boost Business at Mobile App Startup

With major clients like Microsoft and CBS Sports, Chaotic Moon app studio makes it big.
Online Marketplace for App Builders
Technology

Online Marketplace for App Builders

With components from Verious, developers are building better apps faster and for less.
Richard Branson on Building an Empire
Growth Strategies

Richard Branson on Building an Empire

Richard Branson built his Virgin Group empire attacking niches dominated by legacy companies. Now he's extending his entrepreneurial philosophies to a new market that's out of this world.
A New Platform for Hyper-Local Marketing for Small Businesses
Marketing

A New Platform for Hyper-Local Marketing for Small Businesses

With LocalVox, small businesses can promote deals, events and new services in their immediate neighborhoods.
One Tool for Managing All Your Business Schedules
Technology

One Tool for Managing All Your Business Schedules

With Genbook, you can spend less time on your schedule and more time on business.
Kiip: A Win-Win for App Developers and Advertisers
Starting a Business

Kiip: A Win-Win for App Developers and Advertisers

When winning isn't enough, Kiip offers mobile gamers real-world rewards for virtual triumphs--a win-win for developers and advertisers
How One Tool is Helping Small Publishers Go Digital
Technology

How One Tool is Helping Small Publishers Go Digital

OwnLocal is helping traditional newspapers rewrite the future.
New Dropbox Service Is Tailored for Business Teams
Technology

New Dropbox Service Is Tailored for Business Teams

New version allows colleagues to share and access information wherever their work takes them.
A New Way to Get Customized Service Quotes
Marketing

A New Way to Get Customized Service Quotes

This online platform lets consumers more easily connect with nearby small businesses.
How 'Augmented Reality' Software Can Blur the Lines Between Online and Offline Worlds
Technology

How 'Augmented Reality' Software Can Blur the Lines Between Online and Offline Worlds

Total Immersion's Augmented Reality software solutions gives heavy metal band Mastodon an edge with fans.
Tabbedout: A Mobile Payment App for Restaurants and Bars
Finance

Tabbedout: A Mobile Payment App for Restaurants and Bars

This new app enables restaurant and bar patrons to cash out their bill via smartphone, simplifying the process for customers and servers alike.
A New Way to Crowdsource Customer Feedback
Marketing

A New Way to Crowdsource Customer Feedback

Napkin Labs gives businesses access to crowdsourcing and some big ideas from their most devoted fans. Consider this case study with a Boulder, Colo., startup.
Crunching the Numbers on Mobile Payment Systems
Finance

Crunching the Numbers on Mobile Payment Systems

Looking into mobile payment applications for your business? Consider this comparison of the leading systems.
How Stampt Is Updating Customer Loyalty Cards
Technology

How Stampt Is Updating Customer Loyalty Cards

Slimmer wallets and lighter keychains: Mobile marketing startup Stampt is helping make customer loyalty cards as simple as pulling out your phone.