Posts tagged with Flipboard

40+ alternatives to Google Reader

Much to the dismay of news junkies everywhere, Google recently announced the planned axing of its popular popular RSS reader.

Here is the most extensive list you will find of alternative RSS aggregation and reading platforms.

Spot any we missed? Let us know below...

Flipboard's new app brings magazine-like visuals to iPhone

Flipboard showed off its brand new iPhone app, which brings magazine-like aesthetics to smartphones, at LeWeb this morning.

The app, which aggregates content from online publishers, allows you to select categories you are interested in and learns to prioritise content based on your viewing history.

Will the iPad + social media + a magazine format = success?

The iPad? Hot. Social media? Hot. Magazines? Not so hot.

What do you get, however, when you put them all together? One startup is trying to find out, and some notable venture capitalists and angel investors were eager enough to pony up $10m to help it.