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Facebook Emotion Experiment Sparks Criticism


Science & Tech  (tags: Facebook, experiment, psychological research, manipulation, emotions )

Evelyn
- 122 days ago - bbc.com
Facebook is facing criticism after it emerged it had conducted a psychology experiment on nearly 700,000 users without their knowledge. The test saw Facebook "manipulate" news feeds to control which emotional expressions the users were exposed to.



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Rose NoFWDSPLZ (277)
Monday June 30, 2014, 4:36 am
I saw this on the news tonight Evelyn
 

Sue Matheson (72)
Monday June 30, 2014, 7:41 am
thanks
 

Past Member (0)
Monday June 30, 2014, 8:54 am
It's not surprising, look at the comments left on causes or healthy living. Of course, if people read the articles they probably have a completely different response anyway.
 

Aileen P. (34)
Monday June 30, 2014, 3:53 pm
Thank you for posting.
 

Roger Garin-michaud (84)
Tuesday July 1, 2014, 1:11 pm
noted, thanks
 
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