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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the music industry would be proud: I bought music this year

calling Steve Jobs an opportunist

crazy radio stations

customized MP3s: alternatives to DRM