I suspect the probability of a Flipboard acquisition – by Apple or by Google (in a move that would be reminiscent of Google punting on Google Video and acquiring YouTube) – is rapidly rising
Two tools help me do that: Flipboard and Pulse. Both readers are excellent at repackaging Web content in an attractive, easy-to-use format that makes sense and is enjoyable to use. They work well, they are stable, and they are engaging.
Google Currents looks to take on Flipboard and Pulse in the Google fashion.
It fails miserably, and here's why.