danah boyd

danah boyd appears in the following:

Ana and Mia: How Eating Disorders Evolved Online

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

This is the story of one lonely young girl who used the Internet to get better at starving herself behind her family's back, and the online moment that changed her course to recovery. 

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danah boyd: The Networked World of Teens

Friday, March 21, 2014

danah boyd, principal researcher at Microsoft Research and author of It's Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens (Yale), talks about what you should worry about when worrying about teens online (and whether you should worry at all).

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What Adults Can Learn from Teens About Online Privacy

Tuesday, June 04, 2013

With all the stories we hear about cyber-bullying, teen sexting, and online predators, it’s easy for adults to feel concerned about the young people out there. But the fact is, kids a...


Facebook May Allow Children to Join

Friday, June 08, 2012

This week the Wall Street Journal reported Facebook's plans to open up the social network to children under 13. As of now, preteens are not permitted to use the site, mainly because Facebook would have difficulty complying with COPPA, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act -- the federal law regulating how companies can collect and use information about kids. Danah Boyd talks to Bob about COPPA's origins.


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Teen Drama

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Danah Boyd, senior researcher at Microsoft Research and a research assistant professor at New York University, talks about her research into how teens mask bullying with the label "drama" and resist identifying as victim or perpetrator.  Her recent op-ed in the New York Times: "Bullying as True Drama."

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