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Michael Sharon

Alumni, Former Adjunct, Class of 2004

Courses Taught: Designing Around Place (w/Dennis Crowley)

Michael is currently the co-founder and CTO of Kamida, a New York based company developing social media tools for mobile devices. His interests cover everything from mobile social software to gestural music interfaces to creating non-linear narratives and anything in between. At various times in his life he has been a writer, programmer, photographer, web developer, musician, sound engineer, consultant, and strategist. His work has been featured in a number of publications including The New York Times, The Guardian, Time Out NY, Smart Mobs, and Engadget, among others. His writing has appeared in The Feature, Brainstorm, ITWeb, SL Magazine, and African Expressions. His quarterly column on technology and culture appears in African Communications magazine.