The partnership should help Pinterest improve search results and collect more accurate data on what people pin to its service.
Image service makes more than 35 million photos available for noncommercial use via a new HTML embed tool.
The Getty's new open-content program has made more than 4,600 images from its collection available, free of charge.
Known for its collection of classic European art, the Getty Museum in L.A. uses technology to enhance visitors' experiences and to study its masterpieces. CNET Road Trip 2012 stopped by.
The search engine revamps the quality of its image and video searches with some help from Getty's professional photographers.
The photo archive hasn't been bought out entirely, as co-founder Mark Getty and the Getty family will roll their stake in the company into the new entity.
The J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles gets Google Goggle-enabled. Now, visitors can use the visual-search feature to snap photos of paintings for more details and commentary on the spot.
Bruce Livingstone has stepped down from the microstock image-licensing business he founded. COO Kelly Thompson is taking over the Getty division.
Flickr photographers now can more actively try to sell photos through Getty's 60,000-image collection. Meanwhile, Toyota shows that there's a market.
Photo customers now get a voice in what images can be licensed through Yahoo's partnership with Getty Images.