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Facebook promises fewer hoax stories in your News Feed

A new feature will allow Facebook users to report hoax stories appearing in their News Feed. But Facebook is stopping short of removing content, instead offering a warning for readers.

By 21 January 2015

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Facebook brings Amber Alerts to news feeds to boost child safety

The deal enables the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children to reach Facebook users within range of targeted search areas.

By 14 January 2015

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Your Facebook News Feed is about to have fewer ads

The world's largest social network is reducing the number of promoted posts that show up in user's feeds, essentially nudging Page owners to buy ads instead.

By 15 November 2014

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How to use Facebook's new News Feed controls

Facebook has made it incredibly easy to unfollow annoying Pages and users in your News Feed.

By 8 November 2014

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The 404 Show 1,578: Too Many Cooks, more on Amazon Echo, Facebook news feed changes (podcast)

Bridget Carey is on the show to experience all the glory that is "Too Many Cooks," an amazing 90s sitcom one-off from Adult Swim. We'll also uncover new details about Amazon Echo and run through changes that are coming to your Facebook news feed.

By 8 November 2014

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Facebook secretly experiments with users' News Feeds

A recently published study reveals that nearly 700,000 people were unwitting participants in an experiment conducted by the social network. CNET's Sumi Das explains how News Feeds were manipulated and Facebook's justification for the covert research.

By 1 July 2014

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Facebook squashes marketers' 'like'-bait in News Feed update

Say goodbye to spammy stories in your News Feed -- or at least the social network's definition of spammy stories. Marketers may beg to differ.

By 11 April 2014

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Facebook to marketers: Expect drop in News Feed distribution

The company is telling Page owners to expect status updates to reach a smaller percentage of fans.

By 20 March 2014

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Facebook TV: Video ads now interrupting your News Feed

After a brief testing period, Facebook's "Premium Video Ads," which auto play without sound, are coming to a digital screen near you.

By 14 March 2014

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Why Facebook went for basic over bold with News Feed (Q&A)

Product Manager Greg Marra explains why the company went back to basics for the version of News Feed that it will dole out to all members.

By 8 March 2014