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Jay Bain

Jay Bain is a freelance WWW and wireless application developer based in San Francisco, CA. In 2001, Jay led a small development team building HaikuHaiku, a global index of location-specific content, akin to "digital graffiti," created by users from around the world. The beta site received significant media coverage for introducing the idea of 'digital tagging' of physical locations using the WWW or mobile devices. Jay also filled UI/IA, project management, production and strategic planning roles at e-commerce startups focused on wireless ( and group buying ( e-commerce solutions, as well as interactive agencies (Andersen & Lembke). Clients for whom he produced web site and rich media solutions have included Microsoft, Sony, Hewlett-Packard and others. Jay is an active participant in various online communities focusing on wireless and WWW application development. More info on Jay can be found at