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.

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Get SMART
Apps & Software

Get SMART

AT&T rolls out a new tool to recommend mobile business apps.
Your Online Management Guru
Office Tech

Your Online Management Guru

Meet Milton, a virtual office manager for small businesses in need of supervision.
Buying Apps in the Google Cloud
Office Tech

Buying Apps in the Google Cloud

Here are some must-have apps for small businesses.
8-year-old Tech Mogul? There's an App for That
Success Stories

8-year-old Tech Mogul? There's an App for That

The mobile app market has no age restrictions. Meet game developer Joseph Hudicka.
Innovation Nation
Location

Innovation Nation

50 cities and 10 lifestyles energizing businesses of all shapes and sizes.
Entrepreneur Magazine

The Appeal of Fantasy Sports

For business owners, it's that they're recession-proof
Home Remodeling Gets Retooled
Automotive

Home Remodeling Gets Retooled

How one online venture is working to update an old industry
A New Way to Sell Online
Selling Online

A New Way to Sell Online

Google Places gives you a virtual storefront where you can track traffic.
The Likes of You
Success Stories

The Likes of You

GetGlue recommends movies, music and books based on what already floats your boat.
Success Stories

Beyond the Sporting Life

For pro athletes, entrepreneurial endeavors are a natural play.
Coupons Get a Move On
Social Media

Coupons Get a Move On

Yowza!! matches merchants with customers on the go.
Social Media

Foursquare, Watch Your Back

Gowalla is erasing the line separating the real world from its virtual counterpart.
Venture Funding, One Dollar at a Time
Venture Capital

Venture Funding, One Dollar at a Time

MicroVentures connects startups with angel investors.
Social Media

Controlling Your Social Media Message Stealthily

Marchex helps small businesses track and elevate their social media profiles.
Startup Basics

Building a Brand on a Budget

To elevate their digital profiles and carve out entrepreneurial niches, more businesses are turning to social media and other free digital marketing alternatives.
Mobile

Is the Nexus One an iPhone Killer?

A smartphone that lets you make up your own mind
Office Tech

Visual Computing in Focus

AMD's platform shows small businesses a new way to see.
This Show Hosted by <em>You</em>
Success Stories

This Show Hosted by You

Record, listen or take part in a live discussion. TalkShoe lets you do it all.
Office Tech

Unify the Message

Toshiba offers up a unified messaging solution aimed at helping small businesses sort it all out.
Success Stories

Shopping Gets Even More Social

Bargain hunting meets viral marketing via Groupon.
The New Advertising Age
Online Marketing

The New Advertising Age

Meet Omar Hamoui, the entrepreneur who channeled innovation and frustration to build a mobile advertising network Google couldn't live without.
How to Be Ready for Anything
Management & Operations

How to Be Ready for Anything

Do you have a plan for disaster recovery preparedness?
Apps & Software

Creating iPhone Apps on the Cheap

These startups are enabling the low-cost creation of iPhone apps. No programming experience necessary.
Office Tech

Access to Files Across the Miles

Google Android OS Egnyte enables mobile entrepreneurs to do more without an office.
Entrepreneur Magazine

The App Store That's Never Closed

GetJar has quietly emerged as the mobile app portal of choice for millions worldwide.
Success Stories

Mixing Art With Commerce

Poster art is expanding beyond concert promotion into small-business arenas as companies break away from conventional marketing.
Office Tech

Mobile Mad Men

For small business marketers, the mobile advertising equation is beginning to add up.
Success Stories

Business Unusual: Pole Position

Sheila Kelley's S Factor cleans up on dirty dancing.
Growth Strategies

How Twitter is Revolutionizing Business

The buzzed-about social media platform presents a direct channel to customers, a launching pad for new projects and a sounding board for innovation.
Office Tech

Even for Keyboards, Thin Is In

The Mobile Keyboard 6000 is a svelte sensation.

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