All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Chris Cox’

Wouldn’t A Dislike Button Help Facebook Deal With This Issue?

Late last week, Backchannel put out a very interesting report on Facebook using a group of human testers to help them figure out the type of content to show in the News Feed. Sometimes algorithms just aren’t enough. If your’e interested in how Facebook determines what to show you, you should give it a read. Within it, Facebook execs made …

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Premium For Facebook Lets Brands Publish Ads In News Feeds, Mobile App

Today might as well be the debutante ball for Facebook as they looked to win the confidence of investors and businesses with some major announcements related to how advertisements will be deployed across the website. Perhaps the biggest announcement involved the implementation of ads on Facebook’s mobile apps. Thus far, the mobile Facebook experience has been a completely ad-free. Not …

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Facebook Giving Users More Privacy Controls

Facebook is rolling out new features today to allow users to have more control over how they share content with others.

Users will be able to control who sees each individual piece of content they post. Facebook’s new Publisher Privacy Control will allow people to select a privacy setting for every post they make at the time they create it. By making selections in a drop-down menu, users will be able to control what they want to share with friends, family and co-workers.

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