Loosing "friends" on Facebook

@inproceedings{Quercia2012LoosingO,
  title={Loosing "friends" on Facebook},
  author={Daniele Quercia and Mansoureh Bodaghi and Jon Crowcroft},
  booktitle={WebSci '12},
  year={2012}
}
Recent analyses of self-reported data (mainly survey data) seem to suggest that social rules for ending relationships are transformed on Facebook. There seem to be a radical difference between offline and online worlds: reasons for ending online relationships are different than those for ending offline ones. These preliminary findings are, however, not supported by any quantitative evidence, and that is why we put them to test. We consider a variety of factors (e.g., age, gender, personality… Expand

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