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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help with vacation planning

questions of classification (a response to Clay)

issues of culture in ethnoclassification/folksonomy

why i’m in academia

defining a discipline

the failure of digital course catalogues

little danah

addiction twitching

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Resonance: A Convergence of Perspectives on Music and Spirituality