obitoftheday asks: What do you think happens if Yahoo buys Tumblr? And why do we all agree that it seems like a bad idea?
» SFB says: I think Tumblr starts monetizing itself more effectively. For years they’ve tried to do everything but the obvious, but the problem is, they’ve turned down…
Flipboard CEO Mike Mccue on the company’s 2.0 launch today, including the ability to make your own magazines:
Warning. This gets addictive, especially when you start seeing other people who share your interests reading and commenting on your magazines.
Agreed. I’ve already made two that I plan to update regularly:
- MG’s Reading List, for stuff I find within Flipboard (or the web, using the new bookmarklet) and actually intend to read.
- MGcrunch, a magazine of all my TechCrunch columns.
So many interesting things you can do with this new functionality. Travel guides. Tributes. Visual link blogs. Real-time breaking news magazines. Mixtapes. This is a fantastic update.