Mark Murphy is a freelance developer advocate, the founder of CommonsWare, and the author of a series of Android app development books. These include The Busy Coder’s Guide to Android Development and Elements of Android Jetpack. He is active in supporting the Android developer community, from answering questions on Stack Overflow to publishing sample code and reusable components as open source.
A three-time entrepreneur, his experience ranges from consulting on open source and collaborative development for the Fortune 500 to application development on a myriad of platforms. A polished speaker, Mr. Murphy has delivered conference presentations and training sessions on a wide array of topics internationally, including training well over 1,000 developers on how to build Android apps.