Facebook is letting mobile users hide ads in their News Feeds, the company confirmed today.
This applies to the ads that Facebook Pages share featuring photos or links, and is available on iOS, Android, and the mobile Web (Pages are Facebook profiles for brands or public figures). The feature, which was already available on the desktop, has been live for about six months now, according to a representative. Just click the "x" button in the top right of the advertisement.
The Atlantic noted this change after writing an article about how annoying the Facebook mobile ads were.
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