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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tis holiday time…

various conference bits

gathering the troops

should i participate in a government panel?

Wikipedia, academia and Seigenthaler

favorite non-profits/foundations?

dear principal

first impressions based on tag clouds

video games perpetuate A Clockwork Orange