Privacy

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By danah boyd 01/25/2010 - 9:42am Comments
With Facebook systematically dismantling its revered privacy infrastructure, I think it's important to drill down on the issue of privacy as it relates to teens. There's an assumption that teens don't care about privacy but this is completely...
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By danah boyd 01/25/2010 - 9:42am Comments
With Facebook systematically dismantling its revered privacy infrastructure, I think it's important to drill down on the issue of privacy as it relates to teens. There's an assumption that teens don't care about privacy but this is completely...
Public by Default, Private when Necessary Blog Image
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By danah boyd 01/25/2010 - 9:42am Comments
With Facebook systematically dismantling its revered privacy infrastructure, I think it's important to drill down on the issue of privacy as it relates to teens. There's an assumption that teens don't care about privacy but this is completely...
Public by Default, Private when Necessary Blog Image
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By danah boyd 04/26/2010 - 6:10am Comments
Questions-and-answers have played a central role in digital bonding since the early days of Usenet.  Teenagers have consistently co-opted quizzes and surveys and personality tests to talk about themselves with those around them.  They...
Question-and-Answer Harassment: Early thoughts on Formspring.me Blog Image
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By danah boyd 04/26/2010 - 6:10am Comments
Questions-and-answers have played a central role in digital bonding since the early days of Usenet.  Teenagers have consistently co-opted quizzes and surveys and personality tests to talk about themselves with those around them.  They...
Question-and-Answer Harassment: Early thoughts on Formspring.me Blog Image
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By danah boyd 04/26/2010 - 6:10am Comments
Questions-and-answers have played a central role in digital bonding since the early days of Usenet.  Teenagers have consistently co-opted quizzes and surveys and personality tests to talk about themselves with those around them.  They...
Question-and-Answer Harassment: Early thoughts on Formspring.me Blog Image
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By Barry Joseph 05/20/2010 - 8:00am Comments
Editor's note: Global Kids regularly points us to their current favorite resources. Please tell us what you're reading or watching and why others should as well! At the top of our list is the best-selling book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta...
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By Barry Joseph 05/20/2010 - 8:00am Comments
Editor's note: Global Kids regularly points us to their current favorite resources. Please tell us what you're reading or watching and why others should as well! At the top of our list is the best-selling book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta...
Recommended reads and links from Global Kids Blog Image
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By Barry Joseph 05/20/2010 - 8:00am Comments
Editor's note: Global Kids regularly points us to their current favorite resources. Please tell us what you're reading or watching and why others should as well! At the top of our list is the best-selling book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta...
Recommended reads and links from Global Kids Blog Image
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By Raquel Recuero 06/04/2010 - 11:00am Comments
Raquel Recuero, a Brazilian professor, is an Internet culture researcher in South America. Wherever social networking sites have reached the mainstream, privacy seems to have become a more common worry for users. Brazilians, in general, have...
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By Raquel Recuero 06/04/2010 - 11:00am Comments
Raquel Recuero, a Brazilian professor, is an Internet culture researcher in South America. Wherever social networking sites have reached the mainstream, privacy seems to have become a more common worry for users. Brazilians, in general, have...
Privacy and social media sites: a growing, global concern Blog Image
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By Aaron Knochel 08/03/2010 - 11:30pm Comments
Blogger Chris Sinclair attends the University of California, Irvine, and brings a youth perspective to DMLcentral. Going on the Internet and reading blogs these days I feel like all I see are warnings about the evils of online networking,...
Students think online identity, privacy are issues...sort of Blog Image
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By Aaron Knochel 08/03/2010 - 11:30pm Comments
Blogger Chris Sinclair attends the University of California, Irvine, and brings a youth perspective to DMLcentral. Going on the Internet and reading blogs these days I feel like all I see are warnings about the evils of online networking,...
Students think online identity, privacy are issues...sort of Blog Image
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By Aaron Knochel 08/03/2010 - 11:30pm Comments
Blogger Chris Sinclair attends the University of California, Irvine, and brings a youth perspective to DMLcentral. Going on the Internet and reading blogs these days I feel like all I see are warnings about the evils of online networking,...
Students think online identity, privacy are issues...sort of Blog Image
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By danah boyd 08/23/2010 - 7:20am Comments
Carmen and her mother are close.  As far as Carmen's concerned, she has nothing to hide from her mother so she's happy to have her mom as her 'friend' on Facebook.  Of course, Carmen's mom doesn't always understand the social...
Social Steganography: Learning to Hide in Plain Sight Blog Image
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By danah boyd 08/23/2010 - 7:20am Comments
Carmen and her mother are close.  As far as Carmen's concerned, she has nothing to hide from her mother so she's happy to have her mom as her 'friend' on Facebook.  Of course, Carmen's mom doesn't always understand the social...
Social Steganography: Learning to Hide in Plain Sight Blog Image
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By danah boyd 08/23/2010 - 7:20am Comments
Carmen and her mother are close.  As far as Carmen's concerned, she has nothing to hide from her mother so she's happy to have her mom as her 'friend' on Facebook.  Of course, Carmen's mom doesn't always understand the social...
Social Steganography: Learning to Hide in Plain Sight Blog Image
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By danah boyd 08/23/2010 - 7:20am Comments
Carmen and her mother are close.  As far as Carmen's concerned, she has nothing to hide from her mother so she's happy to have her mom as her 'friend' on Facebook.  Of course, Carmen's mom doesn't always understand the social...
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By Raquel Recuero 08/27/2010 - 5:35am Comments
Recently, two Brazilian teenagers practicing sexting on Twitcam, became international news. More than 25,000 Twitter users watched the live transmission of the couple’s intimate moments. Copies of the video and screen shots quickly flooded...
Teens, Social Media, and Celebrity: Anatomy of an Incident Blog Image
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By Raquel Recuero 08/27/2010 - 5:35am Comments
Recently, two Brazilian teenagers practicing sexting on Twitcam, became international news. More than 25,000 Twitter users watched the live transmission of the couple’s intimate moments. Copies of the video and screen shots quickly flooded...
Teens, Social Media, and Celebrity: Anatomy of an Incident Blog Image