Flipboard is a social magazine application and company founded in 2010 by Mike McCue and Evan Doll, based out of Palo Alto, California in the United States for Apple's iPad tablet computer. The application is designed to collect the content of social networks and other websites and present them in magazine format on the iPad. The application is designed specifically for the iPad's large touch screen and allows users to "flip" through their social networking feeds and feeds from websites that have partnered with Flipboard.
It's fast becoming one of my most favorites iPad apps out there. Flipboard complements your reading habits and invites readers to read in a more pleasurable and dynamic way. It's also one of the most useful social media apps, imho! With Flipboard, I'm able to keep in touch not only with the hobbies and activities I'm passionate about, it also gives me a new platform to share those contents, news and events with people whom I care … more