Facebook Tests Trending Topics in Newsfeed
Site tries something along the lines of Twitter
By Newsy, a Newser Video Partner
Posted Sep 1, 2013 9:38 AM CDT
Updated Sep 1, 2013 10:08 AM CDT
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(Newser) – Facebook is taking a page out of Twitter's playbook, experimenting with a trending news segment in its web-based newsfeed. The list of current hot topics, which Facebook deployed on Thursday, is reportedly collected from public Facebook mentions, headlines, and hashtags.

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nancyjo
Sep 2, 2013 1:24 AM CDT
Facebook just can't leave things alone. Constant tinkering is irritating.