The long awaited Flipboard app is now available for download from Windows Store for Windows 8/RT devices. Flipboard is like a modern day RSS reader with a great UX. You can discover and read content in a enjoying way.
Flipboard is your personal magazine. It is the most popular way to catch up on the news you care about, read stories from around the world and browse the articles, videos and photos friends are sharing. To begin, pick a few topics and tap any of the tiles to begin flipping through your personal magazine.
Use the Discover button to customize your Flipboard with iconic sources like The New York Times, PEOPLE magazine, Fast Company and many more. You can also connect your social networks like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Share what you are reading and enjoy updates from friends all in one place.
When you find things you like on Flipboard, use the + button to save it into your own magazines. Build magazines on any topic, from Great Hikes to Gear & Gadgets. Tap the Discover button and select “By Our Readers” to explore magazines other readers are making.
•★ All your news, interests and social updates in one personalized magazine.
•★ Save stories you love into your own magazine. Use the “+” button on any item, select “create a magazine” and collect favorite stories, images or videos.
•★ Search for anything—people, topics, hashtags, blogs, your favorite sites—and flip through the results in a beautiful magazine format.
•★ Connect Flipboard to up to 12 social networks, streamlining your reading and activities like commenting, liking and sharing. Services include Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google+ and many more.
•★ Read Cover Stories for a quick check on what’s happening now. Cover Stories is created just for you and is filled with popular items from everything you’ve added to your Flipboard.
•★ Enjoy Flipboard in 18 localized editions: for Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Latin America, Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Taiwan, US and UK.
•★ Explore hundreds of staff picks using “Discover” at the top, including must-read magazines and blogs, gorgeous photography and special curated sections devoted to the day’s news and other interests.
•★ Access Flipboard quickly by adding Flipboard as a live tile on your Windows Start screen.
Download it here from Windows Store for free.