When Google Currents launched, it was a nice alternative to the likes of Flipboard which hadn’t arrived on Android at the time. When Flipboard finally did launch, Google Currents got one step closer to obscurity. Google isn’t about to let that happen. Therefore Google Currents has become a pre-installed app on all Android 4.1 Jelly Bean devices.
Android Central received word from Google that content creators on Google Currents are bound to get a lot more users now that Currents is becoming a required app for Google certified devices. Currents has an advantage over the likes of Flipboard because it has tablet support. Flipboard for Android is only meant to be used on smartphones at this time.
Read [Android Central]