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Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
DWNLD Gives Web Publishers A Platform For Building Affordable, Customizable Native Apps   —  Last week, we reported that Pinterest investor Fritz Lanman was pursuing the company builder model for creating startups and working on two different companies simultaneously.
Sep 3, 2014, 7:15 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Pinterest Adds New Analytics Dashboard to Entice Future Advertisers   —  Pinterest has a new strategy for getting brands on its service: Show, don't tell.  —  The online inspiration and discovery company unveiled a new, free analytics dashboard for businesses on Tuesday …
Aug 26, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
After YouTube And Vimeo, Pinterest Now Adds Vevo Music Videos To Its Site   —  Make way for more content coming to Pinterest: today the platform is adding Vevo music videos, which you can search for, share, and watch on Pinterest itself, on your own Pinboards, those of your friends, or on Vevo's.
Aug 13, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Pinterest Rolls Out Messaging So Pinners Can Have Conversations Around Shared Pins   —  Pinterest today is unveiling a new way users can communicate, collaborate and share with one another.  With the launch of a new messaging feature, users will be able to keep discussions going on Pinterest around …
Aug 6, 2014, 7:10 PMIn context
Patrick Hoge / bizjournals:
The female Pinterest engineer who pressed tech giants to air embarrassing diversity numbers   —  Before the recent wave of big technology companies releasing diversity data, there was a one-woman effort by Tracy Chou, a software engineer at the social bookmarking website Pinterest.
Aug 4, 2014, 10:20 AMIn context
Alexis C. Madrigal / The Atlantic Online:
Q&A with Pinterest's Evan Sharp on the company's function, competitors, and ambition   —  What Is Pinterest?  A Database of Intentions  —  Evan Sharp, one of the co-founders of Pinterest, delves into what the wildly popular image-collecting site is really about, and what it's likely to do in the future.
Aug 3, 2014, 11:40 PMIn context
Ryan Knutson / Wall Street Journal:
Virgin Mobile intros customizable prepaid smartphone plans with options for unlimited data on certain services like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest   —  Sprint Will Sell a $12 Wireless Plan that Only Connects to Facebook or Twitter  —  For about $12, Sprint will soon let subscribers buy …
Jul 30, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Pinterest Acquires Icebergs, The Pinterest For Creatives   —  Pinterest has acquired Icebergs, a “Pinterest for creative types,” which offered an online collaboration service that allowed users to organize their projects, including not only images, but also articles, files, videos, and other content, and share that content with others.
Jul 30, 2014, 1:15 PMIn context
Derrick Harris / Gigaom:
Twitter acquires deep learning startup Madbits   —  Twitter has acquired Madbits, a deep-learning-based computer vision startup founded by proteges of Facebook AI director Yann LeCun.  It's the latest in a spate of deep learning and computer vision acquisitions that also includes Google, Yahoo, Dropbox and Pinterest.
Jul 30, 2014, 12:40 AMIn context
Tracy Chou / Pinterest engineering blog:
Pinterest releases diversity report: global employees are 60% male, 50% Caucasian, 42% Asian   —  Diversity and Inclusion at Pinterest  —  Last October, I posed the question: “Where are the numbers?”.  It was a call to action for the tech industry to share metrics on diversity in the workplace.
Jul 24, 2014, 7:40 PMIn context

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