Obesity is a big problem that needs big solutions, and Facebook may be coming to the rescue.
A study shows that what you ‘like’ on Facebook can predict, with remarkable accuracy, everything from your race to your sexual orientation, political affiliation and personality type.
Checking status updates on Facebook may be just the distraction your memory needs.
Do some kids need a break from Facebook?
No surprise — those Facebook photos of your friends on vacation or celebrating a birthday party can make you feel lousy.
You’ve gotten your flu vaccine and you wash your hands regularly. But you still need protection from those flu-ridden friends on your social network.
Our online musings may not be so ephemeral after all
A single message on Facebook can directly change users’ behavior — and more importantly, that of their friends and their friends of friends
A kitty video to melt all hearts — even those of non-cat-lovers
When it comes to social influence, what type of people lead and who follows? It’s a question pondered by parents and marketing companies alike. Researchers at NYU sought to figure it out by tracking more than a million users on …
Last week, the Sher Fertility Institute selected three couples out of 45 who had submitted personal, emotionally wrenching videos in order to win a free IVF cycle. For one judge, choosing her favorites felt like “playing God”
Fighting a losing battle against age restrictions, Facebook is developing technology to allow young children to use the site legitimately. Would you let your elementary-schooler join the Facebook nation?
Science has now proved what kindergarten teachers, reality-show fans and Catholic priests discover anew every day: humans can’t help talking about themselves. It just feels too good.