The magazine of the future

Flipboard is an amazing app, not only because it make RSS sexy, but because it invent a new form of press: the social media magazine.

Flipboard Pages are built on a lightweight JavaScript engine that lays out articles in a paginated format optimized for iPad. Through semantic analysis, the taxonomy of an article is broken down into essential components including headline, images, byline, captions, and pullquotes. The content is then reflowed into an HTML5 template for short- and long-form articles and image galleries, in both portrait and landscape orientations.

Read this blog  with Flipboard (just search for DesignBrother, and select the Facebook feed) and you will see how it really make the experience richer.