Facebook added new status update ticker in profile home to keep you informed about the activities being done by your friends in real time. Some people like it very much, but it is really irritating for some.
I have compiled two videos which could help you remove the the status ticker in Facebook. This is can be tried only if you use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox web browser.
If you are using Google chrome, then you can follow the instructions in the below video.
Or, if you are an ardent fan of Mozilla Firefox, you can get it done by following the instructions showed in the below video.
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