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Published: 2014-07-02 10:13:07
Updated: 2014-07-02 10:13:07

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The U.K. Information Commissioner's Office said in a statement Wednesday that it wants to learn more about the circumstances of the experiment carried out by two U.S. universities and the social network. The researchers manipulated the news feeds of about 700,000 randomly selected users to study the impact of "emotional contagion," or how emotional states are transferred to others....

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