It would be hard to imagine Facebook without its News Feed now, but the feature was a major lightning rod when it debuted a little more than five years ago. At the time, many thought the News Feed - which is, ostensibly, an aggregator of friends' status updates, photos, tags and likes - was a creepy add-on, and some derisively suggested the social network should change its name to "Stalkerbook." The News Feed has endured, of course, and despite the initial backlash, it remains the most prominent of Facebook's features - the first thing you see upon login, and the main source of learning what your friends have been up to.
In Iowa, Christina Dreier and her husband often must choose between paying bills and buying enough food for their family. Food stamps and the local foo... More In Iowa, Christina Dreier and her husband often must choose between paying bills and buying enough food for their family. Food stamps and the local food pantry provide some relief, but sometimes the Dreiers' best efforts aren't enough. They are among millions of Americans who struggle with hunger, and those numbers are on the rise. Read more about hunger in the United States online in National Geographic magazine: http://www.nationalgeographic.com/foodfeatures/hunger/ By 2050 we'll need to feed two billion more people. Click here for a special eight-month series exploring how we can do that—without overwhelming the planet: http://food.nationalgeographic.com.
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