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Does Facebook increase the number of friends our brain can support?

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Robin Dunbar, the British anthropologist, who discovered Dunbar's number, shares insight on how online social media's impact on our ability to have more real friends.

This seems counter to his talk, "Facebook won't let you get any more friends":

I think both articles agree with each other; that social media doesn't impact Dunbar's number.

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