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.

Relevant links:


a google horror story: what happens when you are disappeared

did my vote count?

open-access is the future: boycott locked-down academic journals

just because we can, doesn’t mean we should

DIY Video Summit in LA Feb 8-10