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About Simon Tan » Product Manager at Box

Simon Tan is a product manager at Box, working to deliver next generation mobile experiences for Box's 14+ million users across 140,000+ businesses - including 92% of the Fortune 500.

Prior to working at Box, Simon was a Program Manager in the Azure Application Platform Team at Microsoft, designing web development tools that can be found in the latest releases of Visual Studio 2012 and Microsoft WebMatrix.

Simon earned these long-winded degrees from the University of California, Berkeley:

Simon was affiliated with the following on-campus organizations:

Simon completed his final degree in May 2009 with the writing of this Masters thesis.

Self

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My Résumé
A user-friendly résumé? I try.

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Sybak Blog
The Blog of CalMap and More

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iSchool Blog
Adventures at the School of Information

Research

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Collaborative Games on Mobile Phones
An exploration into creating and testing a game with children in rural India
Highlighting use of: J2ME

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Illuminac Lighting w/Voice
Array lighting control with speech
Highlighting use of: XHTML+Voice

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Hesperian Foundation Digital Library
The world's first universally-accessible digital library of healthcare for developing regions
Highlighting use of: Ruby on Rails

Coursework

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Physical Battleship
The classic strategy game turned into an embodied experience
Highlighting use of: Adobe Flex Builder

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Nominal Color Encoding Generator
A color palette generator that considers sound color use guidelines
Highlighting use of: Simulated Annealing

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Map of the Internet
An interactive visualization of the space of IPv4 addresses
Highlighting use of: Flare Toolkit

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CalMap
The UC Berkeley Mapping Solution, a Google Maps project for the campus
Highlighting use of: Google Web Toolkit

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Skilift Optimizer 2009
The latest innovation in skilift resort optimization
Highlighting use of: Agile Development

Past

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APUSH4
Ms. Wold's AP US History class loves flashcards

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ssPangea 2004/5
Hilariously outdated personal website

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Rubik's Cube Primer
Helping out a Rubik's Cube DeCal

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