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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Chrome notifications now available on Android; eBay, Facebook, Pinterest, Product Hunt among early adopters of the feature   —  Your favorite websites can now send notifications to Chrome on Android  —  Support for push notifications was the most important feature in last week's Chrome 42 release …
Apr 20, 2015, 11:40 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Craigslist growth stalls as vertical marketplaces rise: time on site down 6% since 2013   —  As Vertical Marketplaces Rise, Craigslist Faces Its Demise  —  Editor's note: Jeremy Levine is a partner at Bessemer Ventures Partners and serves on the boards of MindBody, Pinterest, Raise, Shopify, Wikia and Yelp.
Apr 13, 2015, 1:45 PMIn context
Nicole Perlroth / New York Times:
SendGrid Account Breach Was Used to Attack Coinbase, a Bitcoin Exchange   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Hackers targeted SendGrid, a mass email service used by 180,000 companies including Uber, Pinterest, Spotify and Foursquare, to infiltrate Coinbase, one of the most popular Bitcoin exchanges.
Apr 11, 2015, 12:30 AMIn context
Search Blog:
Microsoft redesigns Bing Image Search, now shows related searches, related Pinterest collections, places to buy products in images, and more   —  Be inspired, learn more and do more through image search  —  Glacier National Park Photo: Dave Sizer/Creative Commons
Apr 10, 2015, 6:55 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Hulu launches GIF search engine for its TV shows, powered by Tumblr and shareable on Twitter, Pinterest or via email   —  Hulu Launches Its Own GIF Search Engine  —  Streaming video service Hulu is today launching its own tool for fans of GIFs, with the debut of its own GIF search engine powered by Tumblr.
Apr 6, 2015, 3:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Pinterest Acquires Team From Hike Labs, Including Google Reader, Blogger Veteran Jason Shellen   —  Pinterest today scored two notable new hires with the acquisition of a small, two-person startup known as Hike Labs, which had been developing a mobile publishing application called Drafty.
Apr 3, 2015, 3:50 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
A16Z and FirstMark Capital raised special purpose vehicle funds to invest solely in Pinterest   —  In Silicon Valley Frenzy, VCs Create New Inside Track  —  Pinterest board observer raised $200 million in three days to buy more shares—with startup's blessing
Apr 2, 2015, 4:10 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Pinterest employees who've been with company for 2+ years can hold vested stock options for up to seven years after departing, avoiding immediate tax hit   —  Exclusive: Pinterest unpins employee tax bills  —  You are free to leave.  —  That was the message from Pinterest to its employees last week …
Mar 23, 2015, 7:05 PMIn context
New York Times:
In 2014, large mutual fund managers made 29 deals worth $4.7B to buy into private tech companies, up from 6 deals in 2012   —  Americans' Retirement Funds Increasingly Contain Tech Start-Up Stocks  —  The retirement accounts of millions of Americans have long contained shares of stalwart companies …
Mar 23, 2015, 12:45 PMIn context
Martin Beck / Marketing Land:
Pinterest Explains How “Pinnability” Drives Its Non-Chronological Home Feed   —  The visual social network reveals more details about the machine learning algorithms that serve personally relevant Pins on user home feeds.  —  Pinterest isn't just chronological anymore.
Mar 21, 2015, 1:00 AMIn context

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