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Living longer with friends

People who have stronger social networks offline live longer. When it comes to longevity, social relationships are as predictive as smoking, obesity, and physical inactivity.


Facebook Friendships in Europe

Sites such as Facebook give us the unprecedented ability to form and maintain relationships with people around the world. In...


360 video stabilization

The technology, custom-built for 360 video, reduces bit rate for the same video quality and can stabilize video in less time than it takes to play back the video at normal speed.



Faster, better text classification! New open-source fastText library quickly builds state-of-the-art text classifiers that scale to billions of words.


Cat People, Dog People

Are you a cat person or a dog person? In honor of International Cat Day on August 8 (sorry dogs), we wanted to understand more about the social characteristics of these two camps of animal lovers.