Monthly Archives: August 2013

The Week in Review: Rising Tensions in Syria

Syria’s unstable and weak regime has created a two-year long turmoil, causing more than 100,000 casualties and hundreds of thousands more Syrian citizens to flee the country. This past week, things heated up in the international community over Syria’s suspected … Continue reading

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Flipboard for Educators

As students and teachers head back to school all over the country, we wanted to share some ideas on how Flipboard can be helpful this school year. Since the launch of Flipboard 2.0 this past spring, our readers can collect … Continue reading

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On the Red Couch with Global Explorers Justin Lewis and Michelle Stauffer

For documentarians Justin Lewis and Michelle Stauffer, the meridian at 70 degree west is more than just a line on the globe. This degree of longitude, which runs down the Northeastern United States through parts of the Caribbean and the … Continue reading

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Fall Preview: Fashion, Entertainment and Football

It’s summer’s last hurrah here in the U.S., and already our partners like iBooks, NY Times, Elle magazine, Rolling Stone and Harper’s Bazaar are looking ahead to guide you through the parade of stuff coming out in September, October and … Continue reading

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Which Team Magazine Will Win the Flip Bowl?

The days are getting shorter. The weather is getting colder. School has already begun for some and for others is just around the corner. There is, however, one silver lining to this horrible, gathering cloud: American football season is upon … Continue reading

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The Week in Review: The Final Frontier

Being an astronaut is tough enough. But what about being a one-way astronaut? More than 165,000 adventurers have applied for a 140 million-mile trip to Mars, to build a new home out there. And with the deadline looming next week, … Continue reading

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On the Red Couch with GeekTyrant Co-Founder Free Reyes

Being a geek wasn’t always cool. Simple things, like carrying Dungeons and Dragons dice or donning a Mister Spock costume for Halloween could lead to endless dead arms and a solo trip to the prom. The LA native Free Reyes … Continue reading

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Saturday: Join Flipboard for a Photowalk in San Francisco

Explore. Shoot. Eat. Make a Magazine: We’re organizing a photowalk in San Francisco’s Chinatown, and you’re invited. We’ll meet at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 24, 2013, at Dragon Gate, on Grant Street at Bush. All cameras are welcome — … Continue reading

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Flipboard For Entertainers

In this week’s Flipboard for You series: whether you’re a celebrity, budding YouTube star or a community theater maven, Flipboard is a tool that can help you in a variety of ways. Here’s how: 1. Connect to your audience: There … Continue reading

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“Fair and Balanced”: Fox News and Fox Business Now on Flipboard

One downside to a world dominated by social media is that, if we’re not careful, we can end up in an ever-narrowing silo of information. We “follow” our friends’people who are typically like us—and our friends follow us right back. … Continue reading

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