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Facebook on its mood manipulation study: Another non-apology apology
Facebook on its mood manipulation study: Another non-apology apology

There may be no company on Earth more experienced at saying "we're sorry, but not really" than Facebook. The latest example concerns the company's now-infamous 2012 psychological experiment on nearly 700,000 unwitting users, which broke into public consciousness over the weekend when its researchers published their findings in a scientific journal.  Speaking in New Delhi, according to the Wall Street Journal, Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said the following: "This was part of ongoing research companies do to test different products, and that was what it was; it was poorly communicated. And for that communication we apologize. We never...

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