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:


my first week

using Facebook while ill

Internet Safety Technical Task Force Report

Taken Out of Context — my PhD dissertation

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