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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spectacle at Web2.0 Expo… from my perspective

accessible speaking events for the fall

sometimes I feel like a bitch

Vacation, Vacation, Vaaaay-kaaaay-shun! (offline till Sep 8)

RIP Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Sciences (PGSS)

Seeking: Boston-based developer for prototyping work with moi

a random act of kindness

my first week

i’m baaaaaack!

Email Sabbatical Has Begun