Top 5 Contagion® News Articles for the Week of August 6, 2017

Contagionlive.comAlthough the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that prevalence of Zika virus in the Americas has been winding down, researchers around the world are still working on learning more about the virus to prevent outbreaks and protect … ..

Facebook Updates News Feed Algorithm: What This Means For Publishers And Ordinary Users

Tech TimesFacebook has made changes to its news feed algorithm to improve what users see. Now, users who spam their feeds with more than 50 posts a day will have lesser distribution and reach for the links they share. ( Carl Court | Getty Images ). Facebook has …Facebook found a new way to identify spam and false news articles in your News Feed ..

Facebook News Feed change demotes sketchy links overshared by spammers

TechCrunchTechnically, Facebook can’t suspend people’s accounts just for sharing 50-plus false, sensational or clickbaity news articles per day. It doesn’t want to trample anyone’s right to share. But there’s nothing stopping it from burying those links low in Facebook found a new way to identify spam and false news articles in your News Feed ..

Bad Week for Oil and Iron Gets Worse, Spurs Some Risk Contagion

Within minutes of U.S. crude-oil futures tumbling through $45 a barrel, signs of a broader risk-off swing started to emerge in markets, exacerbating what was already brewing as a worrying week for commodities. The most important market news of the day.Asia markets struggle as commodity prices fall, US jobs data eyed See Similar Threads…Bad Week for Oil and Iron Gets Worse, Spurs Some Risk Contagion – Bloomberg

Facebook found a new way to identify spam and false news articles in your News Feed

RecodePeople who post 50-plus times per day are likely sharing spam or false news, Facebook says. by Kurt Wagner Jun 30, 2017, 2:00pm EDT. tweet · share · Linkedin. Facebook. Facebook has a new way of identifying false news and spam in users’ feeds, and it’s …Facebook News Feed change demotes sketchy links overshared by spammers ..