Category Archives: Content partner

The UK’s Spectator Brings Its Provocative Voices to Flipboard

Established in 1828, The Spectator is the oldest continuously published magazine in the English language and has long had a taste for controversy. From George Brimley’s essay questioning the intellectual worth of Dickens (1853) to then-Editor Ian Gilmour’s firm views … Continue reading

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New CNN Magazines Debut on Flipboard

It’s been three months since CNN launched its nonstop news coverage and video clips on Flipboard, along with magazines curated by hosts like John King, Fareed Zakaria and Jake Tapper. Since then, the CNN team has launched a slew of … Continue reading

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Get Perspective: Bloomberg View Is Now on Flipboard

In 1981, Michael Bloomberg was a recently laid-off investment banker—with $10 million dollars in severance. Instead of going on “funemployment,” the future mayor of New York City used his more substantial wealth of financial information to launch a startup offering … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Home: ELLE DECOR Beautifies Flipboard

For those of us who can’t even keep succulents alive in our homes, magazines like ELLE DECOR induce us into a state of breathless possibility. “What if…my home…could look…like that?!” goes the excited brain, as page after page reveals ideas … Continue reading

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Quartz Goes to India, on Flipboard

Can anything slow down Quartz on its path to world-wide domination? Launched a scant two years ago, the global business site now serves its blend of fast-paced, “obsession”-based coverage daily, to more than 5 million people a month—including a version … Continue reading

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Best in Show: Entertainment Weekly’s on Flipboard

“We have too many choices and too little time,” wrote Entertainment Weekly founder Jeff Jarvis in a memo nearly 26 years ago. At the time, Jarvis wasn’t a media pundit, but a TV critic overwhelmed by pop culture. Afraid to … Continue reading

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Now Serving: Food & Wine on Flipboard

After Ariane and Michael Batterberry got married in 1968, they set out to create a culinary magazine that felt more grounded than other fancy food magazines and appealed to men as much as women. Ten years later, with some financing … Continue reading

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Mission Complete: Joystiq’s On Flipboard

Being entertaining is practically a requirement when writing about video games. After all, you’d better have a good reason to ask diehard gamers to put down the controller. Founded in 2004, gaming site Joystiq brought depth and sophistication to passionate … Continue reading

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From Germany With Love: Deutsche Welle Joins Flipboard

On May 3, 1953, German president Theodor Heuss went on Deutsche Welle, the country’s first international broadcasting service, to announce that Germany was ready to reenter the modern world…at least part of it was. After the fall of the Third … Continue reading

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Re/code Comes to Flipboard

If 2014 is the year of the media startup, Re/code is one of its marquee acts. Founded by Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg, two of the U.S.’s most respected technology journalists, Re/code launched on January 2 as the duo’s first … Continue reading

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