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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Exercise in Perspective #4

deception vs. context in profiles

hands-on science for adults??

apophenia and recursive moments

Urban renewal, the wireless way

Visualizing FOAF

“LJ Killer”

Why do you articulate your relationships?

i am thankful

oh what a life