Ryan Betts is an interaction designer at Nitobi Software, creators of PhoneGap. He holds a BSc in Interaction Design from Simon Fraser University, where he is still involved as a guest lecturer and mentor. Presently focused on designing and developing for mobile phones and tablets, he is very excited about the future of urban computing. He is also a regular contributor to UX Mag and co-coordinator of the mapping work group for the Vancouver Public Space Network.
In his spare time, he really loves to drum; his favorite groove is the Purdie shuffle.