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Facebook stirs controversy after admitting to conducting study on emotional impact

Facebook says it manipulated the feeds of nearly

Facebook says it manipulated the feeds of nearly 700,000 users. (June 30, 2014 10:31 PM)

Facebook stirred controversy Monday after admitting to conducting a study without letting users know.

The social media site looked at the network's emotional impact with a weeklong study that happened more than two years ago.

Facebook says it manipulated the feeds of nearly 700,000 users. Researchers used key words to see whether or not positive or negative comments appeared on users'...

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