For three elementary school teachers in San Francisco, Pinterest is a window into other classrooms - a virtual chalkboard where they can view lesson plans and fresh ideas from other educators without leaving their desks.
A coy Ben Silbermann wasn’t saying much today about how he plans to incorporate advertising into Pinterest, the site he founded back in 2009. But it’s a good bet Pinterest advertising will be native-looking and centered on commerce.
Pinterest has become that rarest of specimens, at least in the consumer/social world: an independent, massively scaling service that not only bestows the “cool” factor that every large company seems to crave but, in Pinterest’s...
Pinterest is unveiling a new pin structure for different types of products and an integration with a large number of retail brands, as it continues buildng up the platform and paving the way for growth.