How The Science Of Compassion Informed Facebook’s New Emoticons

How The Science Of Compassion Informed Facebook’s New Emoticons
technology

To enrich the connections that people make on the social network, compassion researcher Dacher Keltner helped design a set of animated stickers.

Emma Hutchings
  • 30 april 2013

Facebook has started rolling out it’s new animated Stickers, to help enrich the connections that people make on the social network. TechCrunch reports that the Finch sticker set was designed by UC Berkeley compassion researcher Dacher Keltner, who worked with the company to develop a way of having better emotional understanding online.

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