Facebook's Newsfeed Is Our Lowbrow Psyche Staring Back at Us

Facebook's Newsfeed is a broken mess. It's meant to be a personalized news ticker, but it can look like a relentless stream of Ice Bucket Challenges and dog photos. Facebook has already tried to banish clickbait and hoaxes, yet many Newsfeeds are heavy on the meaningless filler and viral froth. To fix its flagship… » 2/02/15 2:05pm 2/02/15 2:05pm

Plug Facebook Into Skype For a News Feed Firehose

We know that our Facebook news feeds go through a complicated filtering process, affected both by Facebook's internal algorithms and our own efforts to hide or show particular friends. However, not all third-party apps are so complex, and Skype will pull in your Facebook news feed pretty much as it's published. » 7/07/14 10:01am 7/07/14 10:01am

Facebook Is Going to Revamp the News Feed By Adding More News Feeds

We knew Facebook was going to overhaul the News Feed this Thursday. Now we may have an idea what that means. According to TechCrunch, Facebook plans to introduce new ways to filter the News Feed. Meaning there'll be a Photos feed for pictures, a Music Feed for what friends are listening to and more. » 3/05/13 10:50pm 3/05/13 10:50pm