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How to hide the annoying Facebook News Ticker?

Finding the new Facebook News Ticker annoying? LifeHacker posted 3 methods to hide it.

1. AdBlock Plus on Firefox or Chrome, and adding the following custom filters in the extension's preferences.
www.facebook.com##[id="pagelet_rhc_ticker"]

www.facebook.com##[id="pagelet_ticker"]

2. If you have Chrome, you can also install Unannoying Facebook, which gets rid of the news feed as well as the pinned bar on top.

3. Or, if you have the Better Facebook extension, you can paste this into the CSS options under Advanced Options Mode.
/* Hide Facebook live ticker */
.ticker_stream { display:none !important; }

» How to Kill the Facebook News Ticker | LifeHacker

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