1/23/2013

Facebook makes people envious of their friends' happy families and social hijinks, and that can rob them of their own joie de vivre, German researchers say. That effect on users' "life satisfaction" could ultimately lead people to abandon the social network, the researchers assert. "Users frequently perceive Facebook as a stressful environment, which may, in the long run, endanger platform sustainability," they wrote in the study.

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