Flipboard is just that, it’s a flip board of everything important to you. Imagine every morning you were given a magazine with information that you have picked out. That’s what flip board does for you. It takes your Facebook, Twitter, and your favorite news outlets and aggregates it into one place. Your content is displayed in large, well organized text. This application is iPad app development at its best. It really shows what an iPad can do. continue reading after the break
For Flipboard’s free price, this application is a no brainer. It acts more like an RSS Feeder that takes your different sites and organizes it like a social magazine. There is a drawback, sometimes websites are not formatted properly and the wrong content is displayed in a column or a small picture is enchanced to become the front page. That is just a small flaw and be easily overlooked given it’s not really the apps fault.
Flipboard brings you easy consumption for even the most polluted content. For those of you who have thousands of twitter friends. Flipboard supports Twitter lists so you can filter what updates you actually want to see. Any status updates with media like youtube videos or pictures can be views, retweeted, and commented on directly from the app.
Flipboard has taken the concept of social media aggregation to a new level. It is a must have app if you have an iPad.