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as days pass by

as days pass by

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    Recently, Facebook published a paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (warning: PDF ) about how they intentionally manipulated over half a million FB users’ news feeds to exclude either “happy” or “sad” posts and then (using the same algorithm which detected happiness or sadness) see whether the users’ own posts became happier or sadder as a result. Turns out: they did.

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    Michael Mahemoff, on Google Plus , points out an idea from the Rails people to slow down your network connection to your local machine in order to simulate the experience of using the web, where slow connections are common (especially on mobile). The commands they mention are for OS X, though. To do this in Ubuntu you want the following: Slow down your network connection to localhost by adding a...