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 short accepted for CHI

knuckle down & recoil

blogging bibliography

why i don’t build (right now)

the pictures in iChat weird me out

sick and avoiding doctors

geography of Orkut profiles: visualization

tonite, on lifetime: until the violence stops

more hacking of Friendster

Ni una mas! Not one more in Juarez!