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Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Early Apple Designer Susan Kare Joins Pinterest's Creative Team   —  Susan Kare, an early Apple designer behind some of the company's early typefaces and icons, has joined Pinterest.  —  She'll be part of Pinterest's creative team as a product design lead, according to the company.
Jul 31, 2015, 3:20 PMIn context
Evan Sharp / Pinterest Blog:
Pinterest makes diversity hiring goals for 2016 public for accountability and promises to share findings on what works   —  Our plan for a more diverse Pinterest  —  There's been a lot of talk lately about the lack of diversity in the tech industry.  Back in 2013, one of our engineers Tracy …
Jul 30, 2015, 1:20 PMIn context
Jeff Parsons / Mirror:
Facebook's ‘legacy contact’ feature goes live in the UK allowing users to appoint digital heirs   —  Facebook will now let you appoint a digital executor to your social media account for when you pass away 874 Shares Share Tweet +1 Pinterest Earlier this year, Facebook announced it would be creating a feature called “legacy contacts”.
Jul 27, 2015, 1:05 PMIn context
Hollywood Reporter:
A look inside Jeff Bezos' Amazon Studios as it makes its push into original movies   —  Amazon's Hollywood Shopping Cart Secrets  —  “Can I show you my Pinterest board?” offers Roy Price, holding out his iPhone.  “This is how we develop shows on Amazon.”  —  The head of Amazon Studios …
Jul 19, 2015, 11:50 AMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Pinterest taps IFTTT and Polyvore as the first two services to integrate its APIs   —  In May, Pinterest announced a new platform for developers to help them build apps that would “bring Pins to life.”  Today, the interest-based social networking company announced the first two services …
Jul 8, 2015, 12:50 PMIn context
Michael Yamartino / Pinterest Blog:
Pinterest rolls out Buyable Pins today along with “Shop our picks” category in the US for iPhones and iPads   —  Buyable Pins start rolling out today!  —  Video of Introducing buyable Pins!  —  Earlier this month, we announced buyable Pins—the simple, secure way to buy your favorite products on Pinterest.
Jun 30, 2015, 1:52 PMIn context
Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
Pinterest hires former Apple and Facebook engineer Scott Goodson to head mobile platform and web teams   —  Pinterest Hires Former Facebooker Scott Goodson As Head Of Core Experience  —  Former Facebook and Apple engineer Scott Goodson is joining Pinterest to run the company's mobile platform and web teams …
Jun 19, 2015, 1:50 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Mapbox Raises $52.6M Led By DFJ To Be The “Map Layer” For All Apps   —  With questions swirling over who may end up buying Nokia's mapping division Here, a startup trying to disrupt it and other big boys like Google has raised some major funding.  Mapbox, a developer of customizable maps used …
Jun 17, 2015, 11:40 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
With buy buttons, tech giants run the risk of alienating retail partners and will face challenges integrating payments and inventory systems   —  Why ‘Buy’ Buttons Will Pose Big Challenges for Google, Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter  —  One year ago, the idea of shopping directly from Google …
Jun 15, 2015, 7:20 PMIn context
Carmel DeAmicis / Re/code:
Greylock Partners hires its first female investment partner, Pinterest product manager Sarah Tavel   —  Greylock Just Hired Its First Female Investment Partner  —  The product manager who oversaw Pinterest's search tool, Sarah Tavel, is headed to Greylock.
Jun 11, 2015, 8:40 PMIn context

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Microsoft:
Harry Shum on TalkEasy app, which helps people with hearing impairment  —  At Microsoft's Hackathon, Shum assembled a team to develop TalkEasy, an app that transcribes speech into real-time text to help people with hearing loss communicate.
Hootsuite:
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