LATimes | Flipboard’s Mike McCue: Web format has ‘contaminated’ online journalism ::w/ emph on flash, not substance::


It’s generally agreed that the Web isn’t a very good place to read. With constantly changing, amorphous formatting and an invariably ad-choked feel, the Web has never been able to replicate the quiet, unencumbered pleasure of reading in print. The trick, (Flipboard Chief Executive Mike) McCue says…, is to marry the best of print’s aesthetic and the best of the Web’s speed, reach, and mobility.

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