The social network for scrapbookers pops “promoted pins,” aka paid advertising, into users' search results and category feeds.
Spotify's 30 million nonpaying listeners will start seeing prompts to watch a commercial in exchange for 30 minutes of ad-free mobile music, plus "video takeover" spots on their computers.
The acquisition, valued around $175 million, brings new advertising technology that focuses on business users.
Current customers of LiveRail's website and app services include MLB.com, ABC, Gannett, and Dailymotion.
If you know what today's picture is, you could be eligible to win a prize in the CNET Road Trip Picture of the Day contest.
While still labeled "BETA," the virtual pinboard app has the same grid layout and many similar features to the iOS and Android apps.
When searching for BBQ, instead of just getting images tagged "BBQ," users will now see a customized search with more specific pins and boards, like BBQ chicken, BBQ ideas, and BBQ party.
A new ad for Kraft Macaroni and Cheese shows a man and his pregnant wife communicating via their Nokia Lumia phones. What ensues is treachery.
New funds come eight months after the 4-year-old social-sharing startup closed a $225 million round.
Spider-Man crackers, "Star Wars" fruit gummies, Super Mario soup, and other geek tie-in foods cry out for a taste test. Crave's Amanda Kooser answers the call.