Facebook recently admitted to purposefully manipulating thousands of its users news feeds over a two week period for a psychological study. During this time, half of the test subjects were only shown “positive” posts in there news feeds, while the other half were only shown “negative” posts. Facebook then analyzed all future posts of the entire test group to determine how our friends influence our moods.
Deke’s CEO Dave Maney went on Fox & Friends to give his take on whether or not this experiment was ethical and legal. Click below to watch the entire clip.