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Questions tagged [news-feed]

A data format used for providing users with frequently updated content.

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Remove/mark the seen posts on the Facebook news feed

I follow three Facebook pages and check their posts every morning on my news feed. The problem is I don't know what was the last post I saw the day before. Is there any way to remove all the seen ...
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How can I proactively block certain news sources on my Facebook feed?

Lots of my Facebook friends (whom I don't want to block) post news from sources that are biased (to me). So, I have a list of news sites I definitely don't want to see on my feed. The current way to ...
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RSS feeds for Associated Press News

I like reading news from Associated Press, but rather than using their website I'd prefer to use RSS feeds. The problem is I can't find any RSS feeds nowhere on their website. The only things I found ...
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Restrict Google News search to United States publications

I have created a Google News feed to display on a website. It's inexplicably giving me hits from other countries. Here is the RSS feed code I have tried: http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=...
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How to remove “[Friend] Liked this post” from my Facebook news feed?

In Facebook, I often have posts titled "Your friend liked this" and the thing they liked is from a page that I don't follow or interact with. How can I stop Facebook from adding these types of posts ...
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Horizontal scroll bar in Facebook news feed (homepage)

See this screen shot before reading further... I am having this annoying horizontal scroll bar in my Facebook news feed (home page) from last 3-4 days. This is happening only in the news feed (...
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How to view older stories in Facebook news feed? [Add Friends to See More Stories]

The problem: View Facebook news feed Scroll down the page "Infinite scroll" loads about 100 posts (10 days) No more posts are shown, instead a box titled "Add Friends to See More Stories" is shown ...
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In news feed “person X replied to a comment”—how do I see this comment?

Often, in my news feed I'll be greeted by something like this: So I'm curious as to what my friend wrote. However, I don't want to scroll through 100s of comments, clicking on each one to try and ...
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How to see pages I have hidden from appearing in my Facebook newsfeed?

My friends share a lot of quotes from random pages. It kind of clutters up my timeline and its annoying. So on the post I tap on the small down arrow and click on Hide all from page name. Now I want ...
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How to prevent my post showing on the Newsfeed?

I posted an old video on my Facebook, but I don’t want others to know I posted it, so I hid it from my timeline. However, I found out that the post is still showing in the newsfeed. I just don’t want ...
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How to mass remove all friends updates in news feed in Facebook

I just want to clean my Facebook news feed and start from crash adding my friends back. What is the fastest way can I remove all friends from news feed?
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How are things from my friends selected to appear in my news feed?

I want more insight into how Facebook decides what to show in my news feed. For instance, for one of my friends, I cannot see in my news feed (NOTE: the "Show in news feed" option is indeed enabled ...
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Watch commits made to followed GitHub repositories in the dashboard

GitHub allows users to "watch" and "star" repositories. But neither of these buttons gives me an option to follow pushes to these repos that would appear in my news feed - GitHub homepage when I'm ...
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Hide friends' page likes from newsfeed

I like seeing when my friends like a picture or video. However, I'm tired of seeing pages that they like. I could care less about that stuff. Is there a way to hide just the page likes?
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Hide group activity from Facebook feed?

How do I make it so that the activities I do on a certain group (or all the groups if the former isn't plausible) hidden, in that, it doesn't show up on my friends' news feed? I don't own or run the ...
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Sharing “Likes” with friends

If my son is tagged in a photo (who I am friends with) by one of his other Facebook friends that I am not a friend of and I like the photo, is there a way to get it to show up on my other Facebook ...
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Where to find are all the Prismatic (getprismatic.com) keyboard shortcuts

Found really nice automatic news agregator service http://getprismatic.com. I’m a keyboard centric user, and there are shortcuts on Prismatic website like greader’s j/k for next/previous and etc. But ...
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How do I remove a friend from my Facebook news feed?

I don't want one of my friend's content to appear in my Facebook news feed. How do I remove it? I tried clicking the arrow button and "removing from feed" but it still shows in my feed daily! I even ...
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How to hide out-of-range locations for LinkedIn news feed “jobs I may be interested in”?

I am a frequent user of LinkedIn, especially the news feed. The news feed includes activity updates from my network of contacts as well as LinkedIn suggestions about jobs I may be interested in. For ...
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Facebook - Likes and comments not showing up in news feed; Photos tab is not visible to everyone

My likes and comments are not showing up in my newsfeed (after days). The Photos tab is not visible to everyone. Here are my privacy settings: Account -> Privacy Settings -> Connecting on ...
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How to show someone who you previously marked for Facebook to hide from yours news feed

I previously marked someone for Facebook to hide from my news feed - how can I undo that process and see their updates in my news feed?
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Does “Hide this Post” train Facebook?

Facebook now has an option to hide individual posts? Does this train Facebook as to which posts are interesting?
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Facebook: don't show news from TV shows I “like” in my feed?

Can I "like" a TV show on Facebook but not see news from it in my News Feed? I'm not interested in the news and just had an unseen episode spoiled from the show's own news feed item. I've looked in ...
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Google Reader as a platform, for commercial use? [closed]

I am building a small news aggregation service where in it collects news from some 1600 sources across the web and analyses the retrieved articles. (I only fetch rss feeds.) In this regard, I want to ...
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How does Facebook determine what the Top News is?

Anyone know what algorithm Facebook uses to determine what to show me as Top News in the News Feed? Many times I see items there that are quite old, and not particularly interesting. Is there any ...
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How can I filter my FaceBook news feed to a specific application?

For example, suppose I wanted to see all the recent news-feed entries for mafia wars. Is there a way to filter your feed down to a specific application? I can do this using the Facebook iPhone app ...