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Facebook makes it easier to unfollow

Facebook adds new controls to clean up your News Feed, and Amazon's Echo voice assistant answers to other names besides "Alexa."

Facebook is giving you a tad more control over what you see in your News Feed. In settings, you can find a list of friends or pages that show up the most, along with buttons to unfollow those accounts.

Also in this CNET Update, we take a deeper look at the Amazon Echo smart speaker. Privacy concerns are being raised regarding the always-on microphones, but there are options to turn the feature off. Also, if you don't like the name Alexa, the Echo's voice assistant will answer to "Amazon" -- and more wake words will be added later:

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