The GitHub News Filter allows you to filter the news feed on your github dashboard by category.
This extension will allow you to filter out news items on your GitHub dashboard so you can focus on the items that are important to you. If you follow repositories that have a lot of issue comments and pull requests you'll know that it they can quickly fill up your entire news feed. This extension will allow you to filter out news items on your dashboard by category such as "Issue Comment" or "Pull Request".
This extension is Open Source Software under the MIT license and can be found at: https://github.com/bittersweetryan/GitHub-News-Filter.
-update to work with GitHub's new layout
-added filter option for commit comment