A ‘Zine Just For You, Edited By Your Friends

What if all the crap your friends post to Facebook, Twitter, YouTube etc. everyday came packaged in a slick online magazine?

According to Fast Company, Flipboard was founded by Evan Doll, a former iPhone engineer at Apple, and Mike McCue. The company just snagged $10.5 million in startup cash from such luminaries as Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey, former That ’70s Show actor Ashton Kutcher, and Facebook co-founder Dustin Moscovitz.

About David Burn

Co-founder and editor of AdPulp. I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. I worked for seven agencies in five states before launching my own practice in 2009. Today, I am head of brand strategy and creative at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.