Facebook considers major news feed changes

Facebook Inc. is considering changing how it prioritizes news stories in users’ feeds to give better placement to media outlets deemed more trustworthy, as the company continues efforts to limit the exposure of false news, people familiar with the matter said.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/11/facebook-considers-major-news-feed-changes.html

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Facebook used anti-Semitic ad categories, report says

Facebook enabled advertisers to target the news feeds of users who expressed anti-Semitic interests, according to a report by ProPublica Thursday.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/14/facebook-used-anti-semitic-ad-categories-report-says.html

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Twitter removes ads for MVPs in bid to drive engagement

Article Image Twitter is reducing the number of ads high-value users see in their feeds, or nixing them altogether, in a bid to keep the VIPs producing content, according to a Monday report.

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Anger mounts over Facebook’s news feed experiment, company denies wrongdoing

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Facebook’s admission that it manipulated news feeds to measure how it would impact user response is kicking up a great deal of controversy — and the company doesn’t seem to understand the problem.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/185544-anger-mounts-over-facebooks-news-feed-experiment-company-denies-wrongdoing

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Facebook expands privacy checkup tool, will limit post audience for new users to 'friends'

More Facebook users can expect to see a blue cartoon dinosaur popping up in their feeds, reminding them to check their privacy settings.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/05/22/facebook-expands-privacy-checkup-tool-will-limit-post-audience-for-new-users-to/

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