Instagram is Testing Removing Public Likes Totals from Posts – and the World Will Be a Better Place

It is no surprise that humans are competitors, and as a result the number of likes has become a sort of measurement stick between different people and even between the types of things that people post themselves. And where there is competition and measurement, there are winners and losers. 

“Why am I seeing this?” New Facebook Feature Will Clarify What Shows Up in Your Feed But Won’t Make it Any Better

Facebook's newest feature shifts responsibility of what you see from their algorithm to you. Now it's easier to understand that if you don't like what you see, it's actually your fault!