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Breaking a 700-Year-Old Tradition: The American Islamic Gospel Drummer

When the Islamic holy month of Ramadan wraps up at the end of July, a small group of the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims will celebrate with the the sounds of Qawwali, an ancient, trance-like form of devotional music. The 700-year-old … Continue reading

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Amazon Kindle Update: Enjoy Flipboard Magazines and More

Now that the latest Kindle Fire HDX tablet is out, Amazon fans can make magazines on Flipboard and curate articles around topics they care about. Here’s more about what’s new in this Kindle release and must-know tips: Save things you … Continue reading

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On the Red Couch with Quartz Publisher Jay Lauf

The future of journalism lies in code. That’s the mantra Jay Lauf uses inside the sleek Lower Manhattan offices of Quartz, a business site the Atlantic Media Company launched more than a year ago. “A big piece of the storytelling … Continue reading

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Another March to Madness

Depending on whom you ask, the chance of creating a perfect bracket for this year’s NCAA basketball tournament is 1 in 7.4 billion—or worse. And even though there has never been a perfect bracket in recorded history, this could be … Continue reading

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To Chill for Infinity: A Flipboard Story on a Hip-Hop Classic

Tajai Massey had a choice: sell crack or find an escape. This was around 30 years ago, and Massey, a kid growing up on the streets of Oakland, California, was trying to deal with one of the nation’s worst drug … Continue reading

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New on Flipboard for Android: Log in With Google

Today’s Android update includes the smoothest way yet to create a Flipboard account: simply log in with Google. If you don’t have a Flipboard account, tap the red ribbon in the upper-right corner, go to My Flipboard, then Create, to … Continue reading

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We’d Like to Know More About You

You can search for anything on Flipboard, but when it comes to what we recommend to you, we strive to offer a carefully curated experience, with content you’ll enjoy reading, watching and listening to. As part of this effort, we’d … Continue reading

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The King of Curl: A “Flipboard Story”

Jerome Larson, 73, has endured a few strokes, has an ongoing heart condition and at times loses his sense of balance. But none of that stops him from returning to the curling rink. Between the roar of 44-pound kettle-shaped granite … Continue reading

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Let the Games Begin: XXII Winter Games on Flipboard

Welcome to the 2014 Winter Olympics, which starts today in Sochi, Russia. And not a moment too soon. With a run-up that included terrorist threats, international opprobrium over Russian homophobia and claims that corruption has made this the most expensive … Continue reading

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The Week in Review: Looking Forward to Super Sunday

Now that the San Francisco 49ers will not be in Super Bowl XLVIII, the question is, will anyone bother to watch the championship game on Sunday. Kidding! We’re kidding! Of course you’ll want to watch the Denver Broncos take on … Continue reading

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