Curated Resource ( ? )

Facebook deflates filter bubbles by letting you follow topics, not just Pages | TechCrunch

Facebook deflates filter bubbles by letting you follow topics, not just Pages | TechCrunch

my notes ( ? )

a “Topics to Follow” box in the News Feed that lets you swipe through a range of themes... Tapping “Follow” brings you to a dedicated feed for that theme populated by a collection of Pages ... tap through to see all the Pages you’ll then see public posts from in your main feed... Facebook could expose people to contrarian views that might make them think twice about believing everything they read, question the bias in their preferred sources and understand how their fellow citizens perceive news.
(or that could trigger the backfire effect - ML)

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