Mike Hines is a Developer Evangelist at Amazon in Seattle, Washington. Mike comes to Amazon after four startups in Financial Services and Software (two of which are still operating) and 13 years at Microsoft. At Amazon, Mike helped launch the Kindle eInk app development project, has written mobile app test criteria, judged games at major conferences like Casual Connect and Pocket Gamer Connects, and is a blogger for Amazon Appstore. Mike has spoken at dozens of national and international conferences, including Casual Connect, GDC, SXSW, CES, Pocket Gamer Connects and AnDevCon. Moving forward, Mike wants to bring developer feedback back to Amazon and is on a continuing mission to find out what is and isn’t currently working in mobile app monetization.