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.

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.

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.

 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.

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.

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.

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.

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!

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.

Facebook rolls out support for GIFs

Facebook rolls out support for GIFs

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

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.

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.

Facebook to roll out new feature 'Instant Articles'

Facebook to roll out new feature 'Instant Articles'

Facebook users may be able to read full New York Times, Buzzfeed, and National Geographic articles and watch videos on their feed later this month as the social media platform is in talks with publications to introduce the new feature which will be called, 'Instant Articles.'

Here’s how Facebook’s tweaked News Feed algorithm will affect posts you see

Here’s how Facebook’s tweaked News Feed algorithm will affect posts you see

Just when you were getting used to the last change that Facebook made to your timeline, they went ahead and made another ‘tweak’; this time once more to the way in which stories populate your hallowed News Feed.

Nepal earthquake: Facebook rolls out 'donation button' for quake victims

Nepal earthquake: Facebook rolls out 'donation button' for quake victims

After the disastrous earthquake wrecked Nepal, relief aids and donations are pouring in from everywhere. Tech companies are also doing their bit to help Nepal in this time of crisis.

Facebook shifts News Feed, aims at giving priority to friends

Facebook shifts News Feed, aims at giving priority to friends

Facebook has said it was reconfiguring its News Feed, in a move aimed at giving people more information about what is happening to "the friends you care about."

Facebook shifts News Feed, gives priority to friends

Facebook has said it was reconfiguring its News Feed, in a move aimed at giving people more information about what is happening to "the friends you care about."

Facebook may come up with option to let users read sites without leaving it

Facebook may come up with option to let users read sites without leaving it

Facebook has been reportedly planning to find an option to let its users read popular news sites without leaving it.

Facebook testing new app that shows relevant info about user's location

Facebook testing new app that shows relevant info about user's location

Facebook is testing a new feature called Place Tips that will put useful and relevant information about the users' location in their News Feed.

Facebook's new feature now lets you clean up news feeds better

Facebook's new feature now lets you clean up news feeds better

Zee Media Bureau/Shruti Saxena

New Delhi: Are you tired of seeing every single post of a person whom you barely know? Don't get cranky as Facebook now offers a new way for users to remove junk from their news feeds.