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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change of plans wrt Facebook… please forgive me

innovative TV ads

innovation’s social externalities

shopping, shopping

Choose Your Own Ethnography

LOLCat Bible = infinite entertainment

my role in a marketer’s dream

Continuous City: Berkeley play involving SNSs

read those contracts!