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.

Independent Video Game Companies Gain Market Share
Technology

Independent Video Game Companies Gain Market Share

As game play shifts from the console to the smartphone, the balance of power has tipped in favor of upstarts like Bolt Creative and Imangi Studios.
Startup Boosts Mobile Game Development
Technology

Startup Boosts Mobile Game Development

Chartboost is helping developers drive adoption--and revenue--by harnessing the collective power of mobile gaming.
Alamo Drafthouse Strikes Gold by Redefining the Cinema Experience
Growth Strategies

Alamo Drafthouse Strikes Gold by Redefining the Cinema Experience

While corporate-owned multiplexes have faced declining attendance, one indie theater chain is bucking the trend.
Marketing

Mobile Advertising Platform Delivers Real Leads

AdLeads lets companies launch geo-tagged campaigns that sidestep the cost-per-click model, in favor of sign-ups.
Website Makes Boutique Fashions Available Anywhere
Growth Strategies

Website Makes Boutique Fashions Available Anywhere

Shoptiques brings cutting-edge creations from brick-and-mortar boutiques online.
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.