Facebook can predict with scary accuracy if your relationship will last

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Facebook can predict with scary accuracy if your relationship will last

February 17, 2014 Updated Feb 17, 2014 at 1:53 PM EDT

With the mountains of data it has on its members, Facebook has a pretty good idea if a romantic relationship between two people on the social network will last.

It turns out that if two people have been "Facebook official" for three or more months, they're likely in it for the long haul. In a new study, Facebook data scientist Bogdan State analyzes the relationship statuses of U.S. Facebook users from 2008 to 2011.

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