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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Facebook is open

a spazzy danah talk

The Term “Social Network(ing) Sites”

the consequences of ‘modern’ life

Facebook’s “Privacy Trainwreck”: Exposure, Invasion, and Drama

welcome to LA

will facebook learn from its mistake?