Pinterest buy buttons available for iOS users in US

Pinterest iOS users in the US will soon have access to 30 million ‘buyable’ pins, which the company announced earlier this month, while it is still working on bringing the feature to Android and desktop. A pin with a blue …

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Pinterest launches ‘cinematic pins’

As part of a host of new tools for its ‘promoted pins’, Pinterest has launched cinematic pins, a “motion based ad format” that lets advertisers create animated pins. Ads appear as regular promoted pins but become animated as a user …

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Pinterest’s next funding round could value it at $11B

Pinterest wants to raise $500 million in its next round of funding, expected to close in the coming weeks, which could value the photo pin-up app at around $11 billion, although it is not yet known if new investors will …

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Pinterest update could aid app discovery

Pinterest added “app pins” to its social sharing service, a move some observers said could deliver a new way to solve the challenge of app discovery. The new pins will enable iOS device users to install an app without the …

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