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Why You Feel Terrible After Spending Too Much Time On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Hiscott | Posted 07.18.2014 | Technology

Next time you’re in a bad mood, resist the urge to try and cheer yourself up by checking Facebook. It likely won’t work, according to a recent stu...

People Who Crave Approval More Likely To Use Facebook: Study

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 09.03.2013 | Technology

Looking for a little affirmation that people like you? You may be more likely to head to Facebook in search of "likes," according to a new study. ...

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Richer College Students Use Facebook Differently: Study | Bianca Bosker | Posted 06.26.2013 | Technology

Social media may have to reconsider its reputation as the great equalizer: according to a new study, college students from lower socioeconomic backgro...

Facebook Study Explains Why We Spend So Many Hours Stalking Each Other

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 07.05.2012 | Technology

Americans spend eight hours a month on Facebook. And now, thanks to research by a team of university professors, we know better than ever why we just ...

Facebook Out, Twitter In

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 07.02.2012 | Small Business

In cubicles across the globe, workers are using Facebook less than before, while Twitter use steadily rises. That’s according to Palo Alto Networ...

Bad News For Facebook

Reuters | Alexei Oreskovic | Posted 08.05.2012 | Technology

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Four out of five Facebook Inc users have never bought a product or service as a result of...

Will Facebook Be Its Own Buzz Kill?

Bianca Bosker | Posted 07.25.2012 | Technology
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Having attracted 900 million users to the biggest party in history, Facebook now has to sell them stuff -- without being a buzz kill.

Smartphone Users Spending Surprising Amount Of Time On Facebook

Reuters | Sarah McBride | Posted 07.07.2012 | Technology

By Sarah McBride (Reuters) - The average time spent accessing Facebook via smartphone in the United States was 441 minutes in March, co...

Think You're A Facebook Junkie? See How You Stack Up To Social Networkers Around The World

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 11.30.2011 | Technology

Data monitoring and analysis firm Experian has released the results of a study examining the Facebook habits of users in eight countries across the gl...

Online Games Now Take Up More Of Our Time Than Email

AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — For the first time, games have overtaken e-mail as Americans' No. 2 online time killer, according to new research from the Nielsen Co...