You can filter the news you see based on topics and subtopics you’re interested in, such as US/world news, politics, tech, entertainment and gaming. The feature will source news from more subreddits over the next few months, and it will arrive on desktop later in the summer.
Reddit is also working on a way to link to different threads in various subreddits that are discussing the same link. That could be especially useful if it’s a political story and you want to rant about it with like-minded folks, or its a sports play you want to break down with other fans of your own team.
At first glance, the News tab is a little hit and miss. The sports section has all the key details from the latest World Cup games, including a nifty Neymar trick. The gaming section, however, features someone’s (admittedly nifty) pixel