Category Archives: iOS

The Week in Review: Year of the Goat (or Sheep or Ram)

Hundreds of millions of people celebrated Chinese New Year this week and will continue to over the next month, in Asia and around the world. The most important festival of the year in China, which was first celebrated in the … Continue reading

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On the Red Couch with New York Times Digital Editor Shreeya Sinha

What motivates a journalist? For Shreeya Sinha, it was the desire to bring context and narrative to current events. While majoring in international relations at Brandeis University, Sinha went to the West Bank to study the socio-economic impact of the … Continue reading

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The Week in Review: Jon Stewart Gets Ready to Exit

Jon Stewart, “the nation’s satirist,” as The New York Times described him, announced his departure from Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” on Tuesday night, after more than 16 years at its helm. “I don’t have any specific plans,” Stewart said … Continue reading

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On the Red Couch with Art Director/Style Writer Olga Montserrat

What makes a great style blog? Charisma, personality and perspective—those things help to separate “style” from “fashion” and blogs from catalogs. Olga Montserrat knows this well. She balances panache and irreverence on her blog, 12:04, which gained notice from the … Continue reading

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The Week in Review: Measles Spreads, Vaccination Debate Continues

More than 100 people across 14 U.S. states have contracted measles this year as part of an outbreak that began after a December flare-up at Disneyland. Yearly cases have only topped 100 five times since 2001, a benchmark already passed … Continue reading

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Ready, Player? GameSpot Joins Flipboard

Whether you’re wondering where the next Minecon will take place or if you should get a dedicated gaming PC for your living room, GameSpot is committed to help no matter who you are or which platform you choose to play. … Continue reading

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Topics Launch for Readers in the UK and India

Until now, Flipboard’s 34,000 topics have been only accessible to readers in the U.S. and Canada. But with today’s update, readers in the UK and India can access topics, too, including some tailored to local life and culture. Examples include … Continue reading

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It’s Go (And Game) Time! Flip the News, Ads and Party Tips for Super Bowl XLIX

The Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots will meet Sunday to compete for football’s biggest prize in Super Bowl XLIX. This year’s game features the Seahawks, who won their first Super Bowl last year, and the three-time championship Patriots. Analysts … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading: Gigaom’s Mathew Ingram

GigaOM’s Mathew Ingram is well-respected not just for his reasoned take on tech, but for his formidable output. How does the father of three stay so prolific? By doing his job: monitoring the internet. One of the first reporters to … Continue reading

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The Week in Review: State of the Union Is ‘Strong’

President Barack Obama delivered his State of the Union Tuesday night before a joint session of Congress, a tradition dating back to George Washington. For the seventh time in his presidency, he laid out his vision for the country, and … Continue reading

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