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Karl Bode / Techdirt:
Reddit, Automattic, Medium, Vimeo, Kickstarter, Foursquare, Mozilla, Yelp, Pinterest, and others urge FCC to formally evaluate broadband caps and zero rating   —  We've noted how the FCC's latest net neutrality rules do a lot of things right, but they failed to seriously address zero rating …
May 25, 2016, 10:30 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Pinterest confirms hire of about 15 people from mobile ad firm URX including CEO   —  Pinterest confirms ‘acqhire’ of mobile advertising startup URX  —  Pinterest has hired about 15 people from now-defunct mobile advertising startup URX, including its co-founder and CEO, the company announced today.
May 3, 2016, 3:45 PMIn context
Jack Marshall / Wall Street Journal:
Pinterest to extend ad sales efforts to financial services, travel, other verticals, after saying last Sept. it was focused on retail and consumer goods   —  Pinterest Broadens Ad Sales Focus Once Again  —  Company to extend ad sales efforts to financial services, travel and other verticals
May 2, 2016, 4:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
In apparent move to boost visibility, Twitter switches its App Store category from Social Networking to News, where it ranks No. 1   —  Twitter aims to boost its visibility by switching from ‘Social Networking’ to ‘News’ on the App Store  —  Following yet another quarter of sluggish user growth …
Apr 28, 2016, 3:45 PMIn context
Jessi Hempel / Wired:
Pinterest execs and engineers discuss overhauling its underlying software, its new iOS app, plans to capture international audiences, more   —  Pinterest Reinvents Itself to Prove It's Really Worth Billions  —  It's a week before Pinterest will announce its biggest engineering and design overhaul ever …
Apr 24, 2016, 5:55 PMIn context
Hannah Kuchler / Financial Times:
Pinterest rolls out Promoted Pins outside the US, first in the UK, where MAUs are up 50% YoY to 10M, then in other English-speaking markets later this year   —  Pinterest sharpens focus on expansion with promoted pins in UK  —  Pinterest has started selling Promoted Pins in the UK …
Apr 11, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Vidya Nagarajan / Official Google for Work Blog:
Acer and Google announce Chromebase for meetings, a 24-inch, all-in-one video-conferencing device, available from $799 in US, UK, Canada, Australia, and Ireland   —  Chromebase for meetings makes video-conferencing personal and simple  —  Since we introduced Chromebox for meetings just over two years ago …
Apr 3, 2016, 5:55 AMIn context
Yoree Koh / Wall Street Journal:
Pinterest promotes Tim Kendall to newly created president position   —  Pinterest Promotes Tim Kendall to President  —  New position created as company focuses more overseas  —  Pinterest Inc. has promoted Tim Kendall to president, a newly created position that comes as the image-discovery site seeks …
Mar 30, 2016, 1:30 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Pinterest debuts step-by-step How-to Pins from 25+ brands to help keep users around longer   —  As Pinterest continues to ramp up the parts of its business that generate revenues (namely advertising), it's also expanding the free features that might entice users and brands to linger around …
Mar 29, 2016, 1:52 PMIn context
Yoree Koh / Wall Street Journal:
Source: Pinterest, which projected $3B in 2018 revenues, made about $100M in US ad revenue in 2015, expects non-US users to become majority of audience in 2016   —  Pinterest Works to Pin Down Path to Wider International Audience  —  In an effort to grow, the company is trying to make the image-discovery site less U.S.-centric
Mar 23, 2016, 2:35 PMIn context

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