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Pinterest's workforce is mostly white and male too

While the vast majority of the social network's users are women, only 19 percent of the company's leadership is female.

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VC funding hits $13.88B in Q2, highest point since 2001

Total venture funding goes gangbusters in the second quarter with companies like Airbnb, Pinterest, Uber, and Lyft raising billions.

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Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 finally gets a Pinterest app

While still labeled "BETA," the virtual pinboard app has the same grid layout and many similar features to the iOS and Android apps.

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Pinterest helps users discover with Guided Search for the Web

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.

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Pinterest lands $5B valuation with $200M in new financing

New funds come eight months after the 4-year-old social-sharing startup closed a $225 million round.

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Pinterest starts displaying ads from Gap, Target, Kraft, and more

The social network for scrapbookers pops “promoted pins,” aka paid advertising, into users' search results and category feeds.

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Goodbye Nokia phones, hello Microsoft Mobile

Microsoft completed its purchase of Nokia’s handset division. As we get nostalgic over our first Nokia phone, we look ahead to Amazon’s smartphone plans and Samsung’s next "bling" thing.

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Goodbye Nokia phones, hello Microsoft Mobile

Microsoft completed its purchase of Nokia’s handset division. As we get nostalgic over our first Nokia phone, we look ahead to Amazon’s smartphone plans and Samsung’s next "bling" thing.

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Pinterest rethinks mobile discovery with Guided Search

Social sharing network unveils a new tool for users to sift through the network's 30 billion pins and 750 million boards to home in on an custom answer that is geared toward exploration.

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The 404 1,463: Where we take the money and run (podcast)

The Micro 3D printer hits $1,000,000 in a single day of Kickstarter funding, Heartbleed leaves a trail of password leaks in its wake, Andrew WK's obsession with white jeans on Pinterest, a typeface that could save your life, and searching local businesses on Yelp using emojis? Yes you can!

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The Greenpeace Airship A.E. Bates flies over Facebook headquarters in Palo Alto, California, April 3, 2014, with a banner reading “Building a Greener Internet” and the logos of Apple, Facebook and Google. Greenpeace is saluting the online giants for powering the internet with renewable energy. Photo by George Nikitin/Greenpeace

Greenpeace flies blimp over Silicon Valley to deliver clean energy message

One day after grading tech companies on their use of clean energy, a Greenpeace blimp drives home the point for morning commuters in the Bay Area with a fly-by.

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Pinterest hacked with buttocks pics: Spam-butt suspected?

It seems that more than one Pinterest account was accosted by pictures of female rear ends and diet spam.

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