Facebook feels fallout after ‘Mood Manipulation Experiment’


Facebook's "Mood Manipulation Experiment" lasted a week. Facebook isn't revealing which users were affected. (Credit: News 12 )

Facebook and Westchester native Mark Zuckerberg are feeling the fallout after the social media site admitted to snooping and gathering data to manipulate its messages.

In 2012, Facebook adjusted the news feeds of 700,000 members to try and see if happy posts made them sadder or happier.

The experiment was based on the premise that people get depressed watching other people's "Kodak moments"...

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