What's up with all these threads that are—in some cases—a couple of years old with no current activity popping up to the top of the list? While the topic may be of some interest, and I have a mind to comment, I hesitate when I see the most recent post was in 2011 or earlier. Or is Jive just suffering from an extended New Year's hangover?
Hi jkernitzki - wanted to help clarify what you saw a few weeks ago and what you may see periodically. There are a couple reasons you could see older content surface as "recent":
In each case, they resurface in the homepage widget because there is recent activity. For a more comprehensive list of activity in chronological order, check out the Activity page.