Flipboard Adds The Wall Street Journal To Its News Discovery Apps

Flipboard has spent the last several years tying to convince publishers the value of having their content show up in its apps. Today the Wall Street Journal, one of the last major holdouts in the U.S.

Gillmor Gang: Eating the World

The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, John Taschek, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Thursday, October 30, 2014. A good news week, disguised as mobile, Facebook, and notificati

Flipboard’s New App Gets Personal By Making Topics The Center Of Attention

Flipboard has been working hard over the last few years to build an app that makes reading stories on mobile and tablet devices as engaging as flipping through a magazine. With the latest version of i

Flipboard Acqui-Hires Visual Storytelling Startup Ultravisual To Boost Content Curation Features

<a target="_blank" href="https://flipboard.com">Flipboard</a>, the startup that lets you make a 'personal magazine by aggregating your favourite online publications, blogs and social feeds, has acqui-

Zite CEO Mark Johnson On How The Acquisition Helps Flipboard: “We Can Help Engagement, Help People Feel More Invested”

Earlier today Zite announced that it had been acquired for a second time – the first time CNN was the buyer, and this time around Zite’s main competitor Flipboard took it off the U.S. media gi

Among News Apps, Flipboard Drives The Most Traffic For Publishers (According to Onswipe)

Mobile publishing startup <a target="_blank" href="http://www.onswipe.com">Onswipe</a> is releasing data today that looks at the popularity of mobile newsreading apps from the perspective of digital p

Flipboard Mimics Magazines Further With A Shift To Structured Content, Revamped “Cover Stories”

Social magazine Flipboard is rethinking how it organizes content for readers. Today the company is taking its first steps toward making its app feel more like the traditional magazines it replaces wit

Confirmed: Flipboard Raises Another $50 Million To Close Out Its Series C Round

Flipboard has confirmed that it raised an additional $50 million, which will close out the Series C round of financing that it <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/09/23/flipboards-mike-mccue-con

Flipboard Debuts Catalogs, Shoppable Magazines Built By Brand Advertisers, Celeb Curators & Users, Too

Flipboard is inching into Pinterest's territory today with the launch of a new "shopping" category which allows e-commerce brands turn their online stores into flippable, shoppable catalogs, complete

Flipboard’s Mike McCue Confirms $50M Raise, Says Windows 8 App, More International Versions Coming By End Of Year

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/flipboard">Flipboard</a>, the mobile-first "social" magazine that lets people tag, assemble and then share collections of stories from around

Flipboard Updates iOS App With GIF Support

Nary a soul on the internet can resist a good GIF, but Flipboard browsers on iOS devices have been deprived until now. Today Flipboard has <a target="_blank" href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/

Trademark Dispute Brewing Between Flipboard And Flowboard

Looks like <a target="_blank" href="http://www.flipboard.com">Flipboard</a> is unhappy with <a target="_blank" href="http://www.flowboard.com">Flowboard</a>, the new "interactive storytelling" app fro

Flipboard Users’ Google Reader Feeds Missing, Transition Taking Longer Than Expected [Update]

Flipboard users counting on the social magazine to retain their Google Reader subscriptions after the service's shutdown last night are waking up today to a bit of disappointment. Though Flipboard had

Official Facebook, Flipboard, And NFL Apps Are Coming To Windows 8/RT

At its Build developer conference in San Francisco today, Microsoft’s CEO Steve Ballmer announced that Facebook, Flipboard and the NFL are about to launch their apps on Windows 8 and Windows RT.

Flipboard Updates iOS App, Now Lets You Share Your Custom Magazine About Boats And Hoes With Friends

<a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/flipboard/">Flipboard</a> has just updated its iOS app to add a few more features for its 50 million+ readers. Back in March, Flipboard announced a new feature

Mike McCue Wants Flipboard To Be The Home Of Brand Advertising For Mobile Publishers

Today at Disrupt NY 2013, Flipboard CEO Mike McCue said that publishers are facing a huge reduction in ad revenues. Publishers have seen revenues go from dollars in print, to dimes on the web, to penn

Flipboard Now At 56M Users, Adding 6M In One Month Since 2.0 Launch

Flipboard CEO Mike McCue took the stage at Disrupt NY 2013 today to talk about his company and the changing nature of media and publishing, and he revealed updated stats about user adoption of his com

Readability Launches Top Reads, An Online Magazine Aggregating The Platform’s Most-Read Content

Reading app <a target="_blank" href="http://www.readability.com">Readability</a> once butted heads with Apple on <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/02/21/readability-app-rejection/">subscriptio

Kicking Off Our Flip Off — Meet The “TechCrunch Weekly” Magazine On Flipboard

Flipboard this week announced a new version of its app that allows anyone to make a “Magazine,” which is a curated collection of stories based on any topic that you can think of. The comp

Flipboard Goes Big, Launches Support For 10-Inch Android Tablets

Flipboard has <a target="_blank" href="http://www.flipboard.com/newsroom/releases/flipboard-arrives-on-android-tablets/">just launched</a> its social magazine app to support Android tablets, including
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