Chicago-based writer Jason Ankeny is the executive editor of Fiercemobile content, a daily electronic newsletter dedicated to mobile media, applications and marketing.
Starting a Business
When winning isn't enough, Kiip offers mobile gamers real-world rewards for virtual triumphs--a win-win for developers and advertisers
OwnLocal is helping traditional newspapers rewrite the future.
New version allows colleagues to share and access information wherever their work takes them.
This online platform lets consumers more easily connect with nearby small businesses.
Total Immersion's Augmented Reality software solutions gives heavy metal band Mastodon an edge with fans.
Cash Flow Center
This new app enables restaurant and bar patrons to cash out their bill via smartphone, simplifying the process for customers and servers alike.
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.
Looking into mobile payment applications for your business? Consider this comparison of the leading systems.
Slimmer wallets and lighter keychains: Mobile marketing startup Stampt is helping make customer loyalty cards as simple as pulling out your phone.
Starting a Business
With their site stuck in neutral, two entrepreneurs changed gears and paved a new road to success.
The payroll giant is offering a mobile app that lets employees of its U.S. clients check and manage their HR, payroll and benefits information from their smart phones.
Consider these five tips to create an app in a matter of minutes using a turnkey platform.
MindShift brings the cloud-computing concept down to earth, so that small firms like Salo can see big IT improvements.
Why startups like Sacre Bleu believe quick response codes to extend its branding and deliver information at the point of sale. Are QR codes the next big thing in mobile marketing?
How one determined developer is helping restore the creative spirit of Nashville's downtown scene.