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Flipboard app for Windows Phone Finally Arrives
/ October 3, 2014 10:54 am
Flipboard app for Windows Phone Finally Arrives

VentureBeat reports “After much anticipation and a bit of a false start, digital magazine service Flipboard is finally ready to release its new Windows Phone application.” . Read More

Flipboard fuses Interactive Mobile Ads into its Personalized Magazines
/ September 16, 2014 1:24 pm
Flipboard fuses Interactive Mobile Ads into its Personalized Magazines

VentureBeat reports “The online personal magazine app Flipboard launched an interactive feature today that infuses full-page interactive ads into its mobile offerings.”. Read More

Flipboard Acquires Zite from CNN
/ March 6, 2014 3:57 pm
Flipboard Acquires Zite from CNN

Flipboard, the Palo Alto-based developer of a social magazine app, said it has acquired Zite, developer of a competing news reader app for Apple and Android devices, from owner CNN. Though financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, Fortune reported that Flipboard paid more than the $20 million that CNN had paid for Zite in 2011. . Read More

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Facebook to Launch News App ‘Paper’
/ January 31, 2014 5:25 pm
Facebook to Launch News App ‘Paper’

VentureBeat reports that Facebook will soon launch a new stand-alone mobile news application called “Paper” that will feature a new look with content creation tools. Read More

Flipboard Raising Another $50 Million
/ November 26, 2013 2:17 pm
Flipboard Raising Another $50 Million

Flipboard, the Palo Alto-based developer of social news app, is raising another $50 million in funding, just two months after it secured $50 million at a reported $800 million valuation, Fortune reported. Rizvi Traverse Management, which led the initial tranche, also reportedly will lead the latest tranche, which when finalized will raise the 3-year-old company's total backing to $160 million. . Read More

Flipboard Raises $50 Million in Venture Capital Deal
/ October 11, 2013 2:26 pm
Flipboard Raises $50 Million in Venture Capital Deal

Flipboard, the Palo Alto-based publisher of an online, social magazine service, has raised $50 million in a venture capital deal, as confirmed by a new filing by the company with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Founded in 2010, Flipboard offers digital magazine service that aggregates web links from a user's social circle, such as through Twitter and Facebook, and displays the content in magazine form on an iPad. . Read More

Flipboard Raises $50 Million for Social Publishing Service
/ September 24, 2013 10:55 am
Flipboard Raises $50 Million for Social Publishing Service

AllThingsD reports that Flipboard has raised $50 million in a new round of funding, led by Rizvi Traverse Management and Goldman Sachs. Flipboard is an app that gathers media from your favorite sources, and presents it into a customizable easy-to-digest digital magazine. With the new funding, the company is expected to be valued at $800 Million. . Read More

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