One simple way to see more of your friends' posts is to click on the left side of the screen, on the little arrow to the right of "News Feed."
But everyone probably already knew that, especially since Facebook also provided an option to flip back and forth right there in the middle of the page.
What you might not know is that you are missing a ton of other stuff over the course of a day.
There's only a shortcut in Beta now to see missed stories, but everyone can take advantage of the opportunity to see "Missed Stories" by typing the following into your browser:
Or just click here.
By the way, I created all the screenshots used in this post on my Surface Pro 3. I'm no artist, but it was really easy. Best gift I've ever received, other than my engagement ring!