Pre-$200 Million Valuation: Flipboard's Mike McCue at SXSW (The Full Onstage Video)
In March, BoomTown travelled hipster-Texas-style for the South by Southwest festival in Austin.
I was there to check out the geek-packed scene, but also to interview Flipboard’s Mike McCue in an onstage interview there.
The Silicon Valley start-up, which makes an innovative and highly designed social media reading app for the Apple iPad (iPhone and Google’s Android mobile operating system to come), recently raised $50 million in new funding, giving it a $200 million valuation.
This interview with McCue took place before that, but it’s still a wide-ranging map to where the much-touted Flipboard is headed.
Here’s the video: