Shawn Shen is a developer advocate working for Developer Programs at Google, Inc. He is currently focusing on Geo APIs but previously worked on OpenSocial APIs for social applications. Prior to Google, he worked at Yahoo, Ariba, eBay as well as a few start-ups in various capacities. He’s been tinkering with technologies over the years, most recently in social and mobile apps and games. He’s a father of two boys, who are also beginning to tinker with their own Android and iPhone apps.