Facebook axed 'tens of thousands' of accounts before German election
Removing fake accounts was part of its effort to promote election integrity.
Facebook is testing a temporary unfollow option for your News Feed
The ‘Snooze’ feature lets you hide someone for up to a month.
Facebook’s fact-checkers say the company is withholding useful data
Data on efforts to combat fake news would help fact-checkers do their jobs better.
Facebook will block ads from Pages that spread fake news
It’s trying to “disrupt the economic incentives” of spreading false content.
Facebook adds more ways to relive memories in your News Feed
You’ll also get congratulatory posts for friendship milestones.
Facebook is making the News Feed easier to navigate
Comments, links and Like buttons are all getting a tweak.
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Facebook tries slipping more local politics into your News Feed
It wants you to be involved in the political process.
Facebook News Feed will direct you to faster-loading links
You should see fewer slowpoke stories on the social network.