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.

Relevant links:


The September Project

more diarists and Web logs

online social networks & work

Learning from Convention blogging

sympathetic voices… going to NY?

The New Blogocracy (Salon op-ed by moi)

i’ll double my contribution to Kerry if…

so what’s the convention like?

Demeaning bloggers: the NYTimes is running scared

cool camera phone?