Psychologists at the University of Cambridge say they can now accurately predict details of our personalities based simply on what we say we like on Facebook.
After analysing nearly 60,000 samples researchers achieved more than 80 percent accuracy in working out areas of our lives including race, religion, sexuality and politics.
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