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.

Relevant links:


“Do you See What I See?: Visibility of Practices through Social Media”

“Living and Learning with Social Media”

“Social Media is Here to Stay… Now What?”

Internet Safety Technical Task Force Report

Taken Out of Context — my PhD dissertation