Martin's background is predominantly on the consumer back end of things. He has worked in the field of retail consumer electronics for a couple decades. He started in computer sales in 1988 when a hard drive was extra and EMF protection a nice idea. From the CoCo3 with GW-Basic, to MS-Dos, Deskmate, Windows 3.1, Win 98, XP, Palm Pilots, Packard Bell, Compaq, Toshiba, Gateway and now use Android. Martin lives in the North San Francisco Bay area, in Petaluma, California.