How Facebook Knows Who You're Sleeping With

5min Life Tips

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In the past, Facebook data scientists have used a term called 'embeddedness' when they looked at the number of mutual friends, comments, and likes there are between two users -- and determine the closeness; with that, they were able to predict significant others 24.7% of the time. Now, though, they have double their previous accuracy by using a method called 'dispersion.'