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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a brilliant class

Wikipedia, academia and Seigenthaler

Jimmy Wales speaking at Berkeley tomorrow

Stanford at iTunes

somewhere in-between the ALA and Google is harmony

why culture matters even in math class

upcoming conferences

issues in quotation and citation

“bloggers need not apply”: maintaining status quo in academia

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