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The CEO of Flipboard believes that Apple News is 'a product living in the past' (AAPL)

The CEO of Flipboard, Mike McCue, is not the biggest fan of Apple News. In an interview at Recode's Code Media conference on Tuesday, he said that Apple's alternative to his own product is "living in the past." Apple News launched in 2015, and raked in some 70 million monthly active users (MAUs); Flipboard, on the other hand, hovers around 100 million MAUs. Flipboard first launched in 2010, however, which means that Apple News has grown much faster, getting 70% of its rival's users in less than half the time.
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