Your News Feed is such a mess that Facebook is giving you another one

TwitterFacebook

There’s nothing quite like a clean slate – especially one that’s pre-populated with a generous helping of algorithmically generated spam.

Perhaps realizing that the News Feed has over the years morphed into a cluttered mess, Facebook has started testing an entirely new feed with a subset of its users. 

After all, why have one feed when you can have two? Double the ad-serving pleasure, double the ad-revenue fun.

This new feed, identified by a rocket-ship logo, isn’t the same as your current stream of family-focused updates. Instead of pushing out every nut-bag conspiracy theory your former high school gym coach sees fit to share, it appears to exclusively focus on popular content tailored to your particular interests.  Read more…

More about Mark Zuckerberg, Social Media, Mobile, Snapchat, and Twitter

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s