Research suggests that, with enough data, Facebook’s algorithms are better at predicting a person’s personality traits than any other human. 


With only ten likes Facebook can beat a work colleague, a roommate can be beaten with 70 likes, 150 likes beats a parent or sibling and only 300 likes beat a spouse. 


Using Processing, Facebook profile photos of nine willing participants are recreated using elements of their downloadable Facebook data. Data from every post, photo or comment they have reacted to over the past 2 years determines the legibility of each image.