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Facebook to show more local news in News Feed

Facebook to show more local news in News Feed

The update comes after the social media giant announced changes to News Feed that showed posts from friends and high-quality news sources.

Jan 30, 2018, 12:58 PM IST
Facebook updates News Feed for easier navigation

Facebook updates News Feed for easier navigation

To make News Feed more conversational and easier to read and navigate, Facebook has made a few updates to its design, including the comment style and readability.

Aug 16, 2017, 11:40 AM IST
New Facebook measure to check fake news in ''Related Articles''

New Facebook measure to check fake news in ''Related Articles''

According to a report in TechCrunch on Friday, the feature is rolling out in the US, Germany, France and the Netherlands, because Facebook already has partner fact checkers in those countries. 

Aug 04, 2017, 13:53 PM IST
New Facebook update reduces links to low-quality web pages

New Facebook update reduces links to low-quality web pages

In an effort to enhance the user experience, Facebook has rolled out an update that reduces the posts on News Feed linking to low-quality web pages.

May 12, 2017, 09:12 AM IST
For Facebook Indian market is growing faster than US

For Facebook Indian market is growing faster than US

Backed by strong growth in the Indian market, social networking major Facebook on Thursday said that it's adding users at a faster pace than in India in comparison to US. The social networking giant also claimed that the country is all set to become its largest base in upcoming years.

Oct 20, 2016, 20:08 PM IST
Facebook tweaks algorithm to make 'News Feed' more relevant, interesting

Facebook tweaks algorithm to make 'News Feed' more relevant, interesting

In a move to make your News Feed more informative, Facebook has tweaked its algorithm to bring news that`s relevant and of interest to you.

 

Aug 12, 2016, 11:10 AM IST
Attention Facebook users! Now, upload and view 360-degrees photos in News Feed

Attention Facebook users! Now, upload and view 360-degrees photos in News Feed

Users will be able to identify the photos by the compass icon floating on the upper right hand corner of the image.

Jun 10, 2016, 13:29 PM IST
Facebook pushes live video feature high on your News Feed

Facebook pushes live video feature high on your News Feed

“Facebook's Live Video” feature allows users to broadcast live video from their smartphones.

Mar 02, 2016, 12:26 PM IST
Facebook now loads News Feed quickly on slow connections on android

Facebook now loads News Feed quickly on slow connections on android

 Facebook has released an update of its News Feed so that content can be loaded faster on Android devices with slow connections.

Oct 07, 2015, 12:31 PM IST
Facebook customizes news feed for all connectivity bands

Facebook customizes news feed for all connectivity bands

According to Facebook, it takes many factors into account in News Feed to make sure users are seeing the most relevant stories - even the type of device the user is on or the speed of the mobile network or Wi-Fi connection.

Oct 07, 2015, 00:32 AM IST

Watch 360-degree video in Facebook news feed

Facebook has added the feature of 360-degree videos in its news feed. Which means that if you spin your phone around, the videos will spin with you, showing you every angle of a scene.

Sep 24, 2015, 19:05 PM IST
 Have more control over your Facebook news feed

Have more control over your Facebook news feed

Facebook users will soon have more control over what they see in their news feed, the social networking site said in a statement.

Jul 12, 2015, 13:56 PM IST
Soon, you might get music videos in FB feed

Soon, you might get music videos in FB feed

 Soon you might be watching music videos in your Facebook news feed.

Jul 10, 2015, 13:34 PM IST
Facebook is monitoring videos you watch

Facebook is monitoring videos you watch

Facebook has yet again tinkered with its news feed algorithm -- this time to show you more videos similar to ones you expand to full-screen, un-mute or opt to watch in HD.

Jun 30, 2015, 15:51 PM IST
Facebook tests 'See First' which controls what's top of News Feed

Facebook tests 'See First' which controls what's top of News Feed

Facebook is testing a new feature called 'See First', which, when turned on, allows the user see a friend's profile or recent posts at the top of their News Feed.

Jun 19, 2015, 19:28 PM IST
Can't think of a status update? Soon, Facebook to suggest you topics!

Can't think of a status update? Soon, Facebook to suggest you topics!

Wondering what to post for a status update? If you feel that you are at a loss of ideas about your next update, worry not, Facebook would suggest the topic!

Jun 17, 2015, 18:19 PM IST

Facebook rolls out support for GIFs

According to The Verge, not everyone will be able to avail the functionality immediately as the update is still rolling out.

May 31, 2015, 22:52 PM IST
Facebook rolls out support for GIFs

Facebook rolls out support for GIFs

Facebook has now introduced support for animated GIFs in the News Feed.

May 31, 2015, 19:36 PM IST
Now, post animated GIFs on Facebook

Now, post animated GIFs on Facebook

Facebook has finally added Graphics Interchange Format (GIF) support in its News Feed, the company announced recently.

May 30, 2015, 15:48 PM IST

Facebook testing a new page in news feed

Facebook has been testing a new option in its news feed that shows a united view of items on sale across user groups and adds the ability to search public groups.

May 12, 2015, 19:43 PM IST