People can now control who can comment on public posts, similar to measures introduced by Twitter

Facebook already offered similar options for allowing users to designate who could see their posts in the first place

By David Cohen

12 mins ago

On the same day that vice president of global affairs and communications Nick Clegg penned a lengthy defense of Facebook’s algorithms in a Medium post, product manager Ramya Sethuraman revealed some minor tweaks to user controls over those very same algorithms in a Newsroom post.