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  • Facebook use polarizing? Site begs to differ

    The New York Times - 05/07/2015

    Some academics said Facebook was always tweaking the News Feed and could easily make changes that would create a more sealed echo chamber.

    “A small effect today might become a large effect tomorrow,” David Lazer, a political scientist at Northeastern University who studies social networks,wrote in a commentary on the Facebook study also published in Science. “The deliberative sky is not yet falling, but the skies are not completely clear either.”

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