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Facebook Tweaks News Feed to Surface Fresher Content

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A new tweak to Facebook’s News Feed aims to address the common problem of seeing days-old posts on the platform.

In a blog post published Thursday, company software engineers Erich Owens and David Vickrey acknowledged that the News Feed often isn’t as fresh as it could be:

Our goal with News Feed is to show everyone the right content at the right time so they don’t miss the stories that are important to them. We’ve heard feedback that there are some instances where a post from a friend or a…

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Facebook Tweaks News Feed to Surface Fresher Content

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A new tweak to Facebook’s News Feed aims to address the common problem of seeing days-old posts on the platform.

In a blog post published Thursday, company software engineers Erich Owens and David Vickrey acknowledged that the News Feed often isn’t as fresh as it could be:

Our goal with News Feed is to show everyone the right content at the right time so they don’t miss the stories that are important to them. We’ve heard feedback that there are some instances where a post from a friend or a…

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3D Printing Company Stratasys Is Buying GrabCAD For Around $100M

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Drone Beat: Search and Rescue UAVs, Amazon’s Online Store and More

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The U.S. government uses them to bomb alleged terrorists in far-away places. Tech companies such as Amazon, Google and Facebook are all toying with the idea of using them, and now they’re a photographer’s secret weapon. Drones are a big part of our lives, whether we see them or not. Drone Beat collects the best and most important stories every week.

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Drone Beat: Another Arrest in New York, NASA Working on Drone Safety and More

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The U.S. government uses them to bomb alleged terrorists in far-away places. Tech companies such as Amazon, Google and Facebook are all toying with the idea of using them, and now they’re a photographer’s secret weapon. Drones are a big part of our lives, whether we see them or not. Drone Beat collects the best and most important stories every week.

If you want even more on Drones, subscribe to the Center for the Study of the Drone’s weekly roundup, which features news, commentary, analysis…

Forecasters Lower El Nino Odds, Predict Weaker, Later Event

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Nest Is Now Better at Distinguishing Smoke From Steam

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Nest is about to turn all the data its thousands of Nest Protect owners have been delivering into some tangible new features.

Since launching the $99 smart home smoke and carbon monoxide detector late last year, a follow-up to its popular Learning Thermostat, Nest, which is owned by Google, has been collecting anonymized data from hundreds of thousands of installed units in the U.S., Canada and the UK. Now the company has a handful of updates, all bundled into a Nest Protect 2.0 software…

Nokia’s Lumia Phones Get Camera Superpowers

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Lots of phones have “advanced” cameras these days, complete with burst modes, panorama abilities and tons of filters. However, more often than not, when you pull out your phone to take a pic, you’re looking to get just one good photo — and fast.

The latest Nokia Lumia software update for Windows Phone 8.1 (codenamed “Denim”) addresses this most important spec, the pocket-to-capture time. With the update, some Lumia phones —…

Drone Beat: Amazon Drones in India, National Parks Bans and More

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The U.S. government uses them to bomb alleged terrorists in far-away places. Tech companies such as Amazon, Google and Facebook are all toying with the idea of incorporating them into their businesses, and now they’re a photographer’s secret weapon

Drones are a big part of our lives, whether we see them or not. Drone Beat collects the best and most important stories every week.

If you want more on Drones, subscribe to the Center for the Study of the Drone’s Weekly Roundup, which features…

U.S. Copyright Office: Photos Taken by a Monkey Can’t Be Copyrighted

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The U.S. Copyright Office has settled the recent debate over the so-called monkey selfie, declaring in updated rules that a piece of content produced by an animal can’t be registered.

Neither can content created by ghosts and gods. Seriously.

“The Office will not register works produced by nature, animals or plants,” the federal office, which operates under the Library of Congress, wrote in a…