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:


“Living and Learning with Social Media”

What are your information needs? (Knight Commission seeks feedback)

RIP Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Sciences (PGSS)

Does money equal time? (Regarding proposed NSF funding of qualitative research)

discussion of “impact” at the CHI conference

upcoming conferences/talks