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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Can the iPhone hit crucial network density for noticable cluster effects?

Palestinian girls, dating, and the mobile phone

gluttonous texting (an “open brand” lab project of Blyk)

Tweet Tweet (some thoughts on Twitter)

do you love your phone?

innovating mobile social technologies (damn you helio)