A new news App from Facebook
Social media giant Facebook testing new App for News its name is Facebook News.Few hundred thousand users in the United States and host reporting from big publisher, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and BuzzFeed. Facebook paying some publishers for their works. So it offers new revenue for the publishers.
“People want and benefit from personalized experiences on Facebook, but we know there is reporting that transcends individual experience,” Facebook said in a blog post. “We want to support both.”
Facebook News will by a team of human editors in a fashion similar to the one Apple takes for its news app. It’s led by a feature called Today’s Stories, which contains the day’s top events. The is also personalized based on what you read, the company says, with the tab serving up a better reflection of your interests over time.
As expected global interest news publication sections for business, entertainment, science and technology, health, and sports. If you subscribe to one or more of the publishers in the tab, you can view those subscriptions in a dedicated section.But the company not disclose how many publishers are in the Facebook news