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Introducing Snooze to Give You More Control Of Your News Feed

Introducing Snooze to Give You More Control Of Your News Feed

With Snooze you can give yourself a break from your friend for up to 30 days at a time.

"We don't have all the answers, but given the prominent role social media now plays in many people's lives, we want to help elevate the conversation", David Ginsberg, Facebook director of research, and Moira Burke, Facebook research scientist, wrote in a blog post.

The new "Snooze' feature differs from the existing option to Unfollow because it allows you to see your friends posts again after 30 days, without manual interaction". Snooze offers a temporary solution instead of a more permanent one.

Before the Snooze period ends, Facebook will notify you.

Viewed from the other side of the table, the groups will likely appreciate it as Snooze could mean more people will stick around in controversial times rather than outright leaving.

Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame announce 2018 inductees
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Mikheil Saakashvili, Ex-President of Georgia, Arrested in Ukraine, Again
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'House of Cards' production to resume in 2018
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The new addition was added to the site because users wanted more ways to control their newsfeeds, a post from Facebook Product Manager, Shruthi Muraleedharan, said.

Chamath Palihapitiya, who left his role as VP for user growth in 2011, said: The short-term, dopamine-driven feedback loops that we have created are destroying how society works. Well, the social media giant is offering an easy way to keep them out of sight and out of mind.

Facebook responded with a vague statement the time, saying that it is "we are working hard to improve".

Sometimes there are people on your Facebook feed you just don't want to see for a while. "When looking at the post, simply select the drop-down menu in the upper right corner of a post, this is the little menu that appears after selecting the ".

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