Thanks for starting this discussion. It would be cool somehow to have two layers of view like Twitter has: a recent timeline/chronological posts and the summarized timeline of high traffic ones.
Oh wait, we already have that. It just wasn't obvious to me.
I like the foregrounding of a story... though I miss the stream too.
I don't know if there is a way to further reduce the mental load or the busy look of the page. Sometimes I open it and then get overwhelmed at all the articles I haven't read yet
That and some other improvements and ideas for feed are on our radar :)
I just updated my comment because I realize I made an assumption about the product!
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