Flipboard for the Web Turns Your PC Into a Beautiful Internet Magazine

When Flipboard launched for iPad back in 2010, it was like the Seinfeld of digital magazines, a publication about nothing. A year later the app brought its fluid, touch-based reader to smartphones. Now, Flipboard is finally showing desktops some love. » 2/10/15 4:45pm 2/10/15 4:45pm

Flipboard Now Has Video Ads (But They Won't Auto-Play, Thank Goodness)

Nope, you can't escape advertising. Flipboard, the gorgeous mobile reading app with over 100 million users, will now start showing you full-page video ads as you try to catch up on your reading. » 9/16/14 3:43am 9/16/14 3:43am

Rumor: Facebook Could Launch a Flipboard-Like Reader This Month

Rumors have swirled for some time about the fact that Facebook might be developing a Flipboard-style news reader. Now, a report from re/code suggests that the social network might launch such a service, called Paper, this month. » 1/15/14 5:03am 1/15/14 5:03am

With Facebook Ready to Go, Windows 8 Finally Gets Some App Respect

Today, Microsoft announced that Facebook, Flipboard, and NFL Fantasy Football would all soon have official apps. That may not be an earth-shaking revelation, but it's a sign that some big names are ready to step up and give Windows 8 the old Metro try. » 6/26/13 4:34pm 6/26/13 4:34pm

Windows 8 WIll Get "Official" Facebook and Flipboard Apps

Today we learned that Facebook and Flipboard will be getting "official" apps for Windows 8. Indeed, Flipboard has confirmed that an app will come out this year. Yes! But all its got to show so far is an 8 second prototype animation. » 6/26/13 12:28pm 6/26/13 12:28pm

WSJ: Facebook Is Developing a Flipboard-Style News Reader

So long Google Reader, hello... Facebook? The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Zuckerberg and co are working on a service that "displays content from Facebook users and publishers in a new visual format tailored for mobile devices". » 6/24/13 3:41am 6/24/13 3:41am

Flipboard Update Lets You Create Your Own Magazines

Flipboard takes the news you want to read and organizes it into a wonderfully designed magazine format. And now, with an update to its iOS apps, it lets you create your own magazines for specific themes, topics, events, and so on. » 3/26/13 9:01pm 3/26/13 9:01pm

There Is Such Thing As a Flipboard for Porn and It's Called Faploid…

If you ever used Flipboard and wished there was a version just for porn, you're in luck. Faploid is what you have been waiting for. It's a service that'll give you personalized pornos based on your particular tastes. No more scouring the net, what you like will come straight to you! » 2/20/13 10:00pm 2/20/13 10:00pm

Flipboard Is Now On All Android Tablets

Whoa, fire up your Fire, zoom off with your Xoom, Xyboard your... something something. Flipboard is finally available for every single Android tablet. » 12/20/12 10:00am 12/20/12 10:00am

All the NYT's Content Will Be Available on Flipboard From Thursday

Flipboard—the social reading app which is no longer confined to iOS—has just announced that New York Times subscribers will be able to read all the paper's content through the app, on any platform, from this Thursday. That's a big deal for the Times, Flipboard and readers alike. » 6/25/12 7:09am 6/25/12 7:09am

Download Flipboard for Android Right Now

The Android iteration of the social reading app Flipboard was supposed to be a Samsung Galaxy S III exclusive. As it turns out, not so much. The app has popped up for download on the XDA-Developers forum, and appears to be installing on a handful of current and previous generation Android devices, handsets and tablets… » 5/09/12 9:50am 5/09/12 9:50am

Flipboard for iPhone: Hold Me Closer Tiny Flipper

Flipboard for iPad is amazing. Throw your Facebook, Twitter, and favorite websites in there and you've created a digital magazine just for you. I suppose the logical next logical step was the iPhone. It's not as spectacular on the iPhone as it is on the iPad. But what do you expect when you take a tabloid magazine and… » 12/14/11 6:07pm 12/14/11 6:07pm

Google Currents Might Be the Coolest Thing Google Has Ever Made

If you need a reminder that Google can still make cool stuff, check out their latest app for iOS and Android: Google Currents. It's pretty much a Flipboard clone in that the app turns web content (news sources, rss feeds, etc.) into a slick digital magazine with awesome visuals. » 12/08/11 3:35pm 12/08/11 3:35pm

Flipboard's Getting Movies, TV Shows, Books, and an iPhone App

Everyone's favorite meta-media reader, Flipboard, is getting a few pretty major upgrades. The company's CEO Mike McCue told Reuters that they plan to add TV, movies, and books to the app by the end of the year, which sounds pretty great. » 8/25/11 5:59pm 8/25/11 5:59pm

Flipboard Gains the Power of Instagram and Social Search

The latest version of Flipboard is out for the iPad, which now allows you to browse instagram pics and run searches across social networks to quickly find essential things (like Rihanna GIFs). [iTunes] » 4/14/11 12:37pm 4/14/11 12:37pm

Wordpress Makes Blogs More Like Magazines on the iPad

Wordpress has a new feature for the iPad , which makes any of its 18 million blogs look and act like the magazine-inspired Flipboard, except it's in mobile Safari. » 3/23/11 8:04pm 3/23/11 8:04pm

Flipboard Adds Instagram Photos and Social Search

Flipboard, the personalized tablet magazine that Apple named the best iPad app of 2010, just got a handful of excellent updates. First and foremost, you can now pipe your friends' Instagram photos into your digital rag, the larger screen giving them some space to stretch out on (as opposed to being cooped up on your… » 3/10/11 8:40am 3/10/11 8:40am

App of the Day: Flipboard for iPad

Apple named Flipboard the best iPad app of the year, but its developers aren't resting on their laurels. Flipboard 1.1 brings a slew of updates, including support for Google Reader, Flickr, and new ways to interact with Twitter and Facebook. » 12/16/10 4:00pm 12/16/10 4:00pm

Guaranteed Awesome Gifts For the Savvy Couch Surfer

Couch Surfers—the elite who turn obnoxiously crashing on others' couches into an art form. They're going to find a way to weasel from pad to pad somehow, so here are eight gift ideas to make them—and you—more comfortable. » 11/25/10 10:00am 11/25/10 10:00am