Facebook wants to keep you – on Facebook
Facebook wants to keep you – on Facebook

Facebook wants to keep you – on Facebook. And, bless its heart, it’s doing a pretty good job of becoming indispensable to your online life. Seriously, Facebook wants to be your internet – the whole thing, the entire WWW enchilada, online soup to online nuts, your digital alpha and omega, your reason for being…online. The […]

Facebook: like it, share it, see more
Facebook: like it, share it, see more

Facebook continues to tweak what you see in your News Feed and the latest changes amount to a new rule of thumb – Facebook: like it, share, see more. “We saw through our research that people reported having a better News Feed experience when the stories they see at the top are stories they are […]

Is your Facebook news feed too politically narrow?
Is your Facebook news feed too politically narrow?

If you find your Facebook news feed to be too politically narrow, Facebook says it’s your own damn fault. A Facebook study published May 7 suggests we have met the enemy of political diversity in our newsfeed and it is us – not the FB algorithms which tends to surface in our newsfeed only that […]

Snapchat launches (ephemeral?) news
Snapchat launches (ephemeral?) news

Snapchat is upping the ante for ephemeral messaging apps by bringing on a news feed. Snapchat Discover is the news feature and, taking a poke back at Facebook, it promises actual, real, important news rather than headlines you may see derived through algorithms based on what your friends have liked. “Social media companies tell us […]