Flipboard is acquiring Zite from CNN, forming broad advertising and content partnership with news and media giant

Flipboard, a leading mobile news-reading and content-sharing app, is acquiring one of its main competitors -- an app called Zite -- from CNN for a reported $60 million and forming an advertising and content partnership with CNN for all of the media giant's content…

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Facebook heard you like newspapers, so it decided to make a newspaper app out of your Facebook

Facebook is launching a standalone app called Paper that takes content from the network and turns it into a newspaper-style platform, driven partly by algorithms and partly by human editors. It enters a crowded market and is likely to make media companies even more suspicious…

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