Topic: Zite

Flipboard Buys Mobile Newsreading App Zite From CNN

Deal involves content and ad partnership

Flipboard announced today it is buying Zite, one of its smaller rivals in an increasingly crowded space of mobile newsreading apps. In addition to the acquisition, the deal includes a…

Yo-Yo Ma Is Hooked on Homeland

Celebrated cellist is also a newshound

Specs  Who Yo-Yo Ma Age 57 Accomplishments World famous cellist; performing at Carnegie Hall with his group The Silk Road Ensemble on Oct. 16 (it recently released the album A Playlist Without Borders);…

Zite Arrives on Google Glass

CEO bets on growth of wearable computing

Time to read the latest headlines, or have them read to you, on your glasses. Zite, the CNN-owned news aggregation app, has arrived on Google Glass. The company's Glass app, which…

Information Diet: Nina Garcia

The Project Runway judge taps into Pandora and Zite to make her life easier

Specs Age 47 Accomplishments Judge on Lifetime’s Project Runway; fashion director of Marie Claire; author of The Little Black Book of Style, The One Hundred: A Guide to the Pieces Every Stylish…

Information Diet: Danny Pudi

'Community' star a fan of 'Today' gang, turns to Twitter for news

Specs Age 33 Accomplishments Stars as Abed on NBC’s Community; will appear in the films Knights of Badassdom and The Guilt Trip, in theaters later this year Base Los Angeles What’s the first information…

Information Diet: Dulé Hill

The 'Psych' star lives for Twitter (he's no slouch, at nearly 14,000 tweets)

Specs Age 36  Accomplishments Stars as Gus on USA’s Psych; played presidential aide Charlie Young on The West Wing; accomplished tap dancer Base Los Angeles What’s the first information you consume in the morning? Actually, it is my Bible. I use that…

CNN Embraces Tablet News With Zite Buy

Startup CEO promises 'an incredible discovery engine'

CNN announced today that it's taking another step into the tablet world with the acquisition of Zite, the startup behind an iPad "magazine" that's personalized to each reader's tastes. KC Estenson,…