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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some thoughts on technophilia

upcoming conferences/talks

it’s time for SXSW!!

public meeting of the Internet Safety Technical Task Force, Sept 23-24 at Harvard

Community Forum on “Meeting the Public’s Information Needs for Silicon Valley”

MacArthur Forum talk on “Teen Socialization Practices in Networked Publics”