Flipboard was founded in 2010, in Palo Alto California, by Mike McCue, former CEO of Tellme, and Evan Doll, former Senior iPhone Engineer at Apple.
It’s been our mission from day one, to build the world’s best personal magazine, where people can discover, collect and create the stories that inform, entertain and inﬂuence our daily lives. , when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book. It has survived not only five centuries, but also the leap into electronic typesetting, remaining essentially unchanged. In designing this unique place for great content to thrive, we are redeﬁning the way media is distributed, discovered, shared and monetized.
The company has raised $160.5 million from legendary investors Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byer, Index Ventures, and Insight Venture Partners as well as media innovators including Jack Dorsey co-founder of Twitter, Dustin Moskovitz co-founder of Facebook, Ashton Kutcher, and The Chernin Group.
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