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Saturday, March 12 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Flipboard: Game-Changer or Passing Fad?

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Time included Flipboard in its list of "The 50 Best Inventions of 2010” and Apple named Flipboard “iPad App of the Year.” Others have raised questions about the company’s relationships with publishers and ability to monetize the social magazine. Kara Swisher questions Flipboard's CEO Mike McCue on the intersection of publishing and social media, the future of web content and what the heck a social magazine is.

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Mike McCue

Co-founderFlipboardLongtime Silicon Valley entrepreneur Mike McCue founded Flipboard in early 2010, together with former Apple iPhone engineer Evan Doll. Flipboard is widely recognized as the first a social magazine for iPad. Inspired by the beauty and ease of print media, Flipboardʼs... Read More →
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Kara Swisher

Co-Exec EditorAll Things DigitalKara Swisher started covering digital issues for The Wall Street Journal’s San Francisco bureau in 1997. Her column BoomTown originally appeared on the front page of the Marketplace section and also online at WSJ.com. Previously, Ms. Swisher covered... Read More →

Saturday March 12, 2011 12:30pm - 1:30pm CST
Radisson, Town Lake Ballroom

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