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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i’m off!

pointer remix in a culture of copy/paste code (MySpace layouts as remix)

my favorite books

chemistry as architecture

Australian Education.AU seminar talks

airport extreme wifi failure: help?

MacArthur Competition wrt New Digital Media and Learning

memorial for Peter Lyman

For the record: I do not go to UCLA…. or to CalTech

personalized viral marketing