Humans Won’t Hand-Pick Topics in Facebook’s Trending Section Anymore – Fortune

Facebook will no longer display human-generated descriptions, only popularity numbers. Who would have thought that a tiny section on Facebook’s homepage would cause so much controversy? The “Trending” feature, where a few popular news topics are …
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