Check out this Techcrunch article about the new algorithm Instagram just launched to reorder the posts that appear in your feed.
This Quartz article dispells the commonly held belief that any two people are separated by only 6 degrees. According to Facebook’s social graph, it appears that the separation is much less – 2.9-4.2 degrees on average.
A startup is pushing an alternative to Facebook by showing how much info we really share zite.to/Sw0mhS
How The Down-Vote Leads To Vicious Cycle Of Negative Behaviour zite.to/TbCukR
Techniques and Tools: How To Visualize Your Network zite.to/1mI8TZC
Building a Graph-based Analytics Platform: Part I zite.to/1htYfF4
Facebook news feed: The algorithms, A/B tests, and surveying that make the social network so addictive zite.to/1iVggfP
Facebook shows off its deep learning skills with DeepFace zite.to/1lLujEj
One year after Facebook integration, Instagram relies on design by data zite.to/1as8D7V
Facebook open sources its SQL-on-Hadoop engine, and the web rejoices zite.to/17bRNzo