Mike McCue

Here’s what people in tech had to say about JavaScript when it debuted in 1995

Time and time again JavaScript is crowned the <b>most popular programming language</b> in the World. Whether you agree with that or not, one thing’s for …

JavaScript

Recode: Code Media: Flipboard and Outbrain CEOs

Hi,<p>Whos going to decide what you watch, read and listen to in the future humans or machines?<p>Both. And you dont have to wait to see what thats going …

Flipboard

Saskatoon Boast Squash 2017

<b>Saskatoon Boast</b> <b>2017 <br>14-19 Nov, Saskatchewan, Canada, $10k</b><p><b>19-Nov, Final: <br>Creed Claims Boast title<br>James Stephenson reports</b><p>Welshman Peter Creed, the top …

Squash

Cleveland Skating Club Open Squash 2017

<b>Cleveland Skating Club 2017 <br>25-28 Oct, Cleveland, USA, $10k</b><p><b>Five in a row for Sherbini</b> <i><br>Match reports by Joey Applebaum and Chase Greppin</i> <b><br>Final: Shawn</b> …

Squash

Tellme is one of the best Silicon Valley companies most people have never heard of

Seventeen years ago, I competed against Mike McCue, who is currently the Founder and CEO of Flipboard. Back then, he was the co-founder and CEO of …

Silicon Valley

Full transcript: ‘Reset’ author Ellen Pao on the Recode Decode podcast with Kara Swisher

Pao talks about her new book and what happened after she lost her gender discrimination lawsuit against Kleiner Perkins.<p>On a recent episode of <b>Recode Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher</b>, investor and entrepreneur Ellen Pao joined Swisher in studio to talk about her new book “Reset: My Fight for Inclusion …

Diversity

Flipboard Launches Self-Service Publisher Program, Embracing Mobile Standards

Flipboard launches a new self-service program for publishers: for the first time publishers around the world can easily join Flipboard, have their …

Flipboard

Flipboard announces new programme to help publishers build traffic

Flipboard — a personalised magazine application designed for phones, tablets and PCs — on 10 October announced the launch of a programme that would …

Flipboard

The internet's sleeping giant of news has awoken

A sleeping giant for news distribution has awoken.<p>Flipboard is now making it easier for any publisher to join the platform. On Tuesday, Flipboard …

Flipboard

Flipboard opens up to more publishers by embracing the mobile web

Flipboard is changing the way it works with online publishers, thanks to two connected announcements.<p>First, publishers no longer need to work directly with Flipboard in order to get their stories into the app. Instead, there’s a new self-serve signup option, allowing Flipboard to automatically pull …

Startups

Flipboard Just Introduced A Seal Of Approval For Mobile-Friendly Sites

New self-serve tools let smaller publishers find readers on Flipboard–and give content creators an incentive to present their work in the best available light.<p>For years, Flipboard has worked closely with major media companies to beautify and monetize their content within its magazine-like …

Flipboard

Axios Media Trends

Good morning and happy Tuesday. Thanks for subscribing to Axios Media Trends. Send tips and ideas to sara@axios.com and tell your friends and …

Advertising

Flipboard launches self-service program for publishers

As most people have flocked in recent years to view websites and videos on their smartphones and tablets rather than on computers, many sites now get …

Flipboard

Flipboard highlights mobile-friendly sites with ‘RED bolt’ symbol and launches self-service tools for publishers

Flipboard is today lifting the lid on two new features it hopes will make it easier for publishers to join, while also encouraging them to optimize their websites for mobile screens.<p>The Palo Alto-based company, which develops the popular cross-platform media and news aggregation app, has created a …

Flipboard

Flipboard Opens Platform to All Publishers

October 10, 2017 — Palo Alto, Calif. — Today, Flipboard launches a new self-service program for publishers: for the first time publishers around the …

Flipboard

Flipboard debuts self-service program to expand publisher opportunity

Flipboard has announced a new publisher-centric, self-service platform with the intention of leveraging mobile standards and a program that rewards …

Flipboard

Sachvie, Schnell, De Lierre and McCue Selected to Canadian Squad for 2017 Men’s Team World Squash Championship | Squash Canada

After wrapping up the Squash Canada Men’s Team Trials in Montreal this past weekend, the squad set to represent Canada at the 2017 Men’s World Team …

Squash

National Team

Squash Canada’s National Team program is mainy comprised of the High Performance and Transition Squads, with these members working hard to achieve …

Squash

Netsuite Open Squash San Francisco 2017

<b>Oracle Netstuite Open 2017 <br>24-30 Sep, San Francisco, USA, $100k+$50k</b><p><b>San Francisco Open 2017 <br>24-30 Sep, USA, $100k</b><p><b>Round One<br>26 Sep various</b> …

Squash

Angus Davis Builds Upserve To Serve As Management Platform For America's One Million Restaurants

<i>A Series of Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Angus Davis, Founder and CEO, Upserve.</i><p>Restaurants are big business. There are some one million of them in the U.S. They employ about one out of every ten Americans in the workforce and account for 20% of all new jobs. …

Entrepreneurship

A Time in the Desert

The Five Things Entrepreneurs Learn at Burning Man<p>If you work in Silicon-something — Valley, Alley, Wadi, Beach, etc. — and your coworkers are …

Burning Man

Stock Buybacks and Securities Fraud

Also value and momentum, IEX listings, Martin Shkreli, eclipse jokes and crypto-tokens.<p><b>Herbalife.</b><p>Herbalife Ltd. has always been a bit of an innovator in stock buybacks, and it announced a fun one yesterday. The buyback is a $600 million self-tender-offer via a Dutch auction, in which it will pay …

Finance

This Is How Sexism Works in Silicon Valley

In December 2010, Sheryl Sandberg gave a talk about women’s leadership in which she mentioned “sitting at the table.” Women, she said, have to pull …

Long-form Journalism

Flipboard: A (mobile) referrer powerhouse

Traffic from news aggregation site Flipboard has more than doubled since the start of 2017. While they still haven’t broken into the top ten of the …

Flipboard

Voice-activated technologies like Siri were all the rage in the first dot-com boom

‘Hey Anita’ was the ‘Hey Alexa’ of the 1990s<p>Voice-controlled assistants are big right now. Apple, Samsung, Microsoft Google, and Amazon all have …

Culture

How Flipboard is Fighting Fake News

Flipboard CEO Mike McCue fills us in on the fundamental aspect that helps his company combat the spread of fake news. The app is also crushing it …

Fake News

Exclusive: Flipboard is crushing it on mobile

Flipboard is becoming one of the biggest drivers of traffic to news stories on mobile, according to exclusive data from media analytics firm …

Flipboard

How Flipboard pivoted to mobile at an opportune time

Tech entrepreneur Mike McCue knows a lot about bringing different types of media — voice, video and text – onto the Internet. But for the last couple …

Flipboard

Flipboard’s Fourth Act Puts Your Passions Front and Center

We sat down with designer Matt Safian to find out how Framer is helping Flipboard reinvent the way we consume our news.<p><i>Story by</i> <i>Asha Indralingam</i><p>Matt …

Flipboard

How being ‘coin-operated’ at Uber led to a top exec obtaining the medical records of a rape victim in India

Is this the final straw for CEO Travis Kalanick?<p>If you ask most competent executives what they would do if an employee brought them a potentially controversial file that was part of a criminal investigation, the answer is always the same.<p>Which is: You do not read it or even touch it. You order that …

Technology