What Facebook’s Doing With All That Data

A profile of the data scientists trying to do things with all of the data that Facebook is collecting: “One of Marlow’s researchers has developed a way to calculate a country’s ‘gross national happiness’ from its Facebook activity by logging the occurrence of words and phrases that signal positive or negative emotion.”

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