Latest

Flipboard goes Daydreaming with latest update

flipboard-daydream
123
by 1 year ago
3

If you’re a fan of the screensaver feature on Android 4.2, you’ll be happy to hear that the latest version of the newsreader app allows you to view Flipboard covers on Daydream. What else is new?

Flipboard for Android gets performance, UI updates

android-flipboard
51
by 1 year ago
1

Flipboard launched its much-awaited Android release in June, first as a Samsung Galaxy S3 exclusive, and then as a free download on Google Play. The popular social reader app has just been updated with new features, including UI improvements and performance tweaks.

Google Currents will be pre-installed on all Jelly Bean devices

Google-Currents
29
by 2 years ago
3

Chrome won’t be the only app coming pre-installed with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, although Chrome is actually meant to replace the stock Android browser, while Google Currents will be added to all the other Google apps, such as Gmail, Maps, Play Store, and so on. Google Currents is kind of a hybrid between a RSS reader and a social reader, much like Flipboard, although Flipboard started as just a social reader, pulling articles from your friends’ streams, and only later added RSS support. Google Currents was developed as an alternative to Flipboard, because Flipboard was taking its sweet time arriving on…

Wired, The New Yorker to stop pushing Flipboard content due to poor ad sales

flipboard-for-android
13
by 2 years ago
1

Just yesterday, Flipboard’s business was looking shiny and silky smooth as the popular news aggregation app announced a deal with the New York Times that would bring its users the full (Flipboard-formated) content from the prestigious paper. But, as it turns out, not all publishers are happy with Flipboard. According to Ad Age, both Wired and The New Yorker will stop formatting their content for Flipboard, while also stopping the sale of ads. Granted, both publishers will still allow their headlines to be displayed in the app, but clicking the link will take you to their website content. These changes are…

The New York Times selects Flipboard as its first premium content partner

flipboard-for-android
35
by 2 years ago
0

In a bid to become the de facto newsreader app in the mobile industry, Flipboard has struck a deal with one of the world’s most renowned publications, the New York Times — making it the first major publisher to make its full content available on Flipboard. You can probably tell that there’s a “but” coming, as the entire content of the newspaper will be accessible only for the paper’s digital subscribers, which includes articles, video, blog posts and more. Non-subscribers, as is the case with the iPhone and Android apps of the NYT, will only get access to several top…

Flipboard officially launches for Android, comes with Google+ and YouTube integration

flipboard-android
35
by 2 years ago
1

Flipboard, like Instagram, held off for a very long time from coming to Android, and it was unfortunate, because Flipboard is one of the apps that people like most on iOS. At the same time, it’s one of the most popular newsreader apps out there, thanks to the innovative way it shows content from social networks and other sources. Thanks to Samsung, Flipboard came exclusively with the Galaxy S3, although unofficially this exclusivity was short lived, thanks to a leaked APK file. After a short beta period, Flipboard developers have officially launched an Android app that is available in the…