Aiming to engage more mobile users, Facebook is working on a Flipboard-like news reader, according to a report.
Facebook has been developing the project for more than a year, according to The Wall Street Journal, which cites "people with knowledge of the project." The report comes after Tom Waddington, a web developer for the blog Cut + Keep, wrote that he spotted Facebook code for RSS feeds, with each showing multiple entries and a list of subscribers. Waddington's report came about a week before Facebook's announcement that it was adding video to Instagram. However, many speculated that the announcement was actually going to be about the introduction of an RSS reader, especially since Google is planning to retire its Reader by July 1. Read more...More about Facebook, Advertising, Google Reader, Flipboard, and Business