In an experiment it conducted earlier this year, Facebook injected the feeds of nearly 700,000 of its (unknowing) users with negative content to see if it would make the posts they wrote more negative.
* Updated since first published. This weekend, the Internet discovered a study published earlier this month in an academic journal that recounted how a Facebook data scientist, along with two university
A burst of 9 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team About that PNAS paper... - Adam D. I. Kramer >> Facebook Adam Kramer was one of the authors of the Facebook paper: OK so. A lot
Some new details about UK government thinking regarding mass surveillance of domestic Internet users have emerged today, in a witness statement made by Charles Blandford Farr, Director General of the Office