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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yo chicas! (and allies)

you gotta fight… for your right…. to bloggggg(y)!

be a statistic

blogging is not educational

Are Bloggers Journalists? Wrong Question.

students’ notes?

Jon Stewart on blogging

“nobody’s ever been fired for blogging”

Blogophobic Companies

CFP: Weblogging Ecosystem