Joe Bowser is a Software Developer who currently works at a very large company. He is one of the co-creators of PhoneGap, and originally wrote the Android version. He currently works on the Apache Cordova project that is currently in incubation.

When he is not working on Cordova, he is working on various Android projects of various types, as well as working on Web Applications, Basic Hardware projects using Arduino and other ATMEL microcontrollers, GSM hacking and Embedded Linux Software Development. He is also known for working with Community Wifi at one point as well. He is also the co-founder of the Vancouver Hack Space.

Joe Bowser has a BSc in Computer Science from the University of Northern British Columbia. While at UNBC, instead of being a good student, he spent his time co-founding CFUR Radio at 88.7 MHz which led him to a short and illustrious career in Campus/Community Radio. This definitely hurt his career but taught him very valuable life lessons.

Joe is also an activist who promotes transparency and fights against the creeping surveillance state in Canada. You can see his writing on and