My name is danah boyd and I'm a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research and the founder/president of Data & Society. Buzzwords in my world include: privacy, context, youth culture, social media, big data. I use this blog to express random thoughts about whatever I'm thinking.

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Friendster growth

Mark Granovetter @ ISNAE

Urban Singles @ Commonwealth Club

lessons in the desert

i’m back… focuses on users

The Network is the Market

The Value of Fakesters

a genuine break

a real break…