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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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> …

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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

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 …

Mobile

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

Top publishing execs say interstitial ads are the worst user experience trade-off

Spending time on digital media properties can be a horror show. The pressures of the market mean that monetization comes well before user experience. …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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>Matt Safian is a product …

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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 …

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Flipboard enhances video offering, addresses brand safety and fake news

Custom news curation app Flipboard today announced that it is opening the platform up to standard VAST video advertising for brands, bringing the …

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Video collections and automated video ads are coming to Flipboard

In its first big foray into video, the news aggregation app and website Flipboard Inc. today launched video packages from major publishers and said …

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Flipboard doubles down on video with editorial packages and VAST standard

Flipboard is following Twitter, Facebook, and other services in the push for more video. The publishing platform provider has struck a deal with media partners to provide additional inventory for outlets to distribute and monetize their premium video content. To accomplish this, Flipboard has …

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Flipboard Is Opening Up its Digital Magazines to Video Ads and Content

Flipboard, the magazine-style app that got its start with the original Apple iPad, has been through a number of iterations in the years since its …

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Videos are getting a bigger role on Flipboard

Flipboard is following the launch of its “smart magazines” by boosting the role of videos.<p>It’s not that videos were totally absent from the news app before this, but they usually showed up as an accompaniment to articles — not exactly prominent placement when compared to the beautiful treatment …

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Full transcript: Flipboard CEO Mike McCue on Recode Decode

“I really believe in skating to where the puck is going to be, but at some point you have to stay in the same stadium. You can’t just wait forever for the puck to get there.”<p>On this episode of <b>Recode Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher</b>, Kara sits down with Flipboard CEO Mike McCue to talk about his …

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The 5 Leading-Edge Apps You Need To Know About Right Now

<b>“What Important truth do very few people agree with you on?”</b><p><b>~ Peter Thiel, Zero to One</b><p>2017 is in motion. Apps are being launched. People are …

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Pinterest and Flipboard features focus on visual curation

Thanks to Pinterest, you can now do even more with your smartphone or tablet.<p>Users can connect what they see on the street with what others have …

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Getting all your news from Facebook is like eating only potato chips, Flipboard CEO Mike McCue says

McCue has some ideas for fixing fake news and anonymous harassment online.<p>Flipboard is redesigning itself around the concept of “smart magazines,” collections of stories around specific topics that you choose to follow — and CEO Mike McCue wants you to know that humans are involved in choosing what …

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Flipboard Is Creating Custom Magazines That Around Individual Passions

The stories are automatically filled with content about a person's specific interests

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Flipboard now lets you create ‘smart’ magazines

Flipboard, an app for iOS, Android and the web, has long been one of my favorite ways to read online news, mainly because of the way it displays …