AlterNet: What Adults Should Know About Kids’ Online Networking An interview with danah boyd – “they’re building relationships, they’re engaging socially, they’re seeking validation, they’re seeking negotiation of status, and this is happening both on and offline in a very fluid way.” (tags: youth SocialNetworks socialSoftware)
Hilary Clinton Uses Yahoo Answers (Bokardo) I’m embarrassed to admit that Hilary (or her PR crew) thought of using Yahoo Answers as a research tool before I did. Meanwhile, fancy asking real people what they think about policy. What a novelty. Hoorah! (tags: SocialNetworks user-research politics Yahoo)
Interaction Design and Agile Methods (tags: agiledesign) You may see a lot more of these kinds of links in the coming weeks….
Simplicity a great collection of writings both for and against simplicity (tags: design usability simplicity ux) I have a bunch of thoughts around ideas of simplicity and ‘the cult of less’, as I like to call it. Hoping to get them down in the next few weeks. How did January get so busy?! :)