Flipboard

  • Flipboard buys rival news reader app Zite; deal valued at $60 million 06-03-2014 10:37 AM

    New York: News reader company Flipboard said on Wednesday it has bought rival app Zite from CNN and struck a content partnership with the cable news network. The deal is valued at $60 million, according to the CNN Money website. A CNN spokesman called the valuation "inaccurate" but declined to...
  • Facebook could launch its Flipboard-style news reading app in two weeks 15-01-2014 03:31 PM

    New Delhi: For quite sometime now there have been reports that Facebook is preparing a Flipboard-like news reader app, and now a new report has emerged claiming that the company may launch its Flipboard-style newsreader by the end of this month. Facebook is likely to name its new product "Paper",...
  • The next IPO after Twitter: Pinterest, Dropbox, Snapchat or Flipboard? 14-11-2013 02:14 PM

    San Francisco: Just as one high-tech breakthrough often paves the way for the next big thing, technology IPOs move in virtuous cycles, too. Twitter's scintillating stock market debut punctuated a procession of highly anticipated coming-out parties over the past two-and-half years, providing a springboard for a new generation of rapidly...
  • Flipboard iOS, Android apps updated with support for Instagram videos 30-06-2013 02:44 PM

    Mumbai: You can now view Instagram videos on your Flipboard iOS and Android apps, reports The Next Web. The social-network aggregator confirmed the news to the website. The ability to view videos on Instagram was introduced at a recent Facebook event and Flipboard is among the web services to have...
  • Facebook reportedly working on Flipboard-style news reading app 24-06-2013 08:46 AM

    New Delhi: In the wake of growing popularity of news reading apps like Flipboard and Pulse, Facebook is also planning to come with a similar app. According to a WSJ report, Facebook has been working on this project for over a year, which means that the social media giant had...
  • Google debuts Currents news app for iOS, Android 09-12-2011 11:41 AM

    San Francisco: Google is joining a crowd of companies packaging digital content in a magazine-like format for mobile devices. The Internet search leader released its version, called 'Currents,' on Thursday. It works on smartphones and computer tablets running on Google's Android software, as well as Apple Inc.'s operating system and...
  • Flipboard app launches Chinese edition 06-12-2011 02:16 PM

    Shanghai: Popular Apple iPad news application, Flipboard, said on Tuesday it has partnered with China's Sina Corp and Renren Inc to launch a Chinese edition of the application to woo users in the world's largest Internet market. Flipboard's chief executive tweeted in May this year that the application, which integrates...