Barely a few years old, Flipboard- an only reading app has steam rolled itself into the world of video. The cherished app has added curated TV channels along with news, music, science, and cooking channels, which lend an edgy appeal to this reading app. What is striking in this new feature of the app is that it has not just added mainstream channels but also offbeat channels such as Influencer TV.

Once you open the app, you need to click on the red ribbon to access the TV section. You can choose from the various topics, click on the on the one which suits your interests.

Both YouTube and Google+ have partnered with Flipboard for this video venture of the app and together they aspire to make a big statement in the information app world.

Flipboard is a universal app compatible with both the iPhone/iPod touch and iPhone.  You can download the app from the App Store.

Flipboard has garnered billions of fans in just two years it was just yesterday, in celebration of its second birthday, the company revealed some interesting stats. More than 20 million people have used the app since its introduction as an iPad only title. Flipboard users log 3 billion “flips” per month, and the service is growing at a rate of more than one user per second.