Tag Archives: tech

Heartbleed Bug Update

As soon as we found out about the Heartbleed bug, the team here began working on understanding its implications for Flipboard and deploying a fix. Protecting our readers’ accounts, settings and preferences is critically important and, while there is no … 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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Flipboard Acquires Zite

Today we’re thrilled to welcome the Zite team to Flipboard and to announce our partnership with CNN. As a news-loving entrepreneur, I’ve long admired the work of both of these companies: Zite has always amazed me with its ability to … Continue reading

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Mashable Is Now Flippable

Like so many people who become successful adults, Pete Cashmore struggled as a kid. When he was 13, he had an appendectomy—complications from it kept him mostly homebound for a number of years. To amuse himself, he sat in front … Continue reading

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The Week in Review: Gadgets and Gizmos A-Plenty

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which just completed its 2014 run in Las Vegas, was full of gadgets—some fantastic, some less so. In addition to the latest technology from around the world, there was also some drama: Michael Bay slumped … Continue reading

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The Week in Review: Twitter Goes Public

Twitter’s initial public offering yesterday saw the tech company soar into dizzying new heights. The company and its underwriters listed 70 million shares, about 10% percent of its total outstanding shares, at $26 per share. On Thursday morning, Twitter’s stock, … Continue reading

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And the VentureBeat Goes on…Flipboard

At the turn of the century, many journalists—especially the tech-savvy ones—harbored a dream: What if you could quit your job working for The Man and start your own website? The promise of the Internet, after all, was that anyone could … Continue reading

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ReadWrite Analyzes Technology News on Flipboard

Shiny gadgets and clever apps are great, but at the end of the day, new technology is only as powerful as the things we do with it. ReadWrite is a digital news source dedicated to revealing the value that new … Continue reading

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The Brit-ish Invasion

Brit Morin, whose DIY lifestyle site Brit + Co. is now paginated for Flipboard, is the perfect poster child for Silicon Valley. Young, smart, self-actualized and preternaturally entrepreneurial, she also happens to have worked for both Apple and Google before … Continue reading

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Snag Some NYLON (Magazine) on Flipboard

“Nylon” just sounds cool, and that\’s why founders Marvin Scott Jarrett and Jaclynn Jarrett, of Ray Gun and Bikini fame, picked it as the name for their new publishing venture back in 1999. It was a happy coincidence, then, that … Continue reading

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