Flipboard, to expand the audience it is addressing bought Zite from CNN. Nothing will happen to the Zite user as Flipboard is interested in Zite’s unique technology.
News is a prime driver of internet traffic. With the shakeup that occurred this past summer wherein Google got out of the newsreader business alternate sources of quality news has been sought. This purchase of Zite by Flipboard will be very interesting in what it produces.