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Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Pinterest launches a Facebook Messenger bot to power Pin searches, as well as a chat extension for collaborative visual search inside Messenger   —  Pinterest today launched its first Facebook Messenger bot to power Pin searches, as well as a chat extension to power collaborative visual search inside …
Dec 5, 2017, 1:20 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Pinterest President Tim Kendall is leaving at the end of 2017 to work on his own healthcare startup; Jon Alferness to take over his responsibilities   —  Kendall is going to build his own health care startup.  —  Tim Kendall, Pinterest's president and its most important business executive …
Nov 30, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Pinterest launches Lens Your Look fashion search feature, which allows you to add a photo to any text query, and adds QR “pincodes” for easier sharing   —  Pinterest will begin to roll out a new series of features today, including Lens Your Look, which allows you to add a photo to any text query.
Nov 14, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
Venture capitalist David Lee sues former SV Angel partner Ron Conway for $3.5M, wants declaratory relief for $15M-$20M more Lee expects to be owed in the future   —  Venture capitalist David Lee has sued former partner Ron Conway for millions of dollars Lee feels is being improperly withheld by Conway …
Nov 3, 2017, 11:00 AMIn context
Eliot Brown / Wall Street Journal:
Pinterest strikes deal with Target to license its camera image search tool for use in the retailer's app   —  Tool lets shoppers snap photos on their phones and get suggestions from Target for similar products  —  Pinterest Inc. has long sought to support its lofty valuation by wooing advertisers to its image-search platform.
Sep 25, 2017, 2:15 PMIn context
Tim Peterson / Marketing Land:
Pinterest opens up 5,000 interests supplied by its Taste Graph for advertiser targeting, says they are sourced by algorithms but vetted by human editors   —  Pinterest's expanded targeting options are supplied by its Taste Graph that has indexed more than 100 billion pins.
Sep 21, 2017, 10:40 AMIn context
Lauren Johnson / Adweek:
Pinterest launches video ads for both search results and feeds, rolling out for all advertisers, with measurement partners Moat and Nielsen on board   —  Moat and Nielsen are on board  —  A year after tests with advertisers began, Pinterest is rolling out video ads to all advertisers targeted for both search results and feeds.
Aug 8, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google updates Image Search with badges on certain images highlighting additional information, such as recipes or purchasable products   —  A day after Pinterest rolled out an update that put its visual search feature in the front-and-center of its app, Google announced it, too, is giving its visual search engine an upgrade.
Aug 1, 2017, 1:06 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Barcelona-based keyboard startup ThingThing reaches deal with founders of keyboard app Fleksy to continue development, after Pinterest acqui-hired Fleksy   —  Third party keyboards might seem like an app fad blast from the recent past.  But the smartphone keyboard space could be set for a shake …
Jul 25, 2017, 2:00 PMIn context
Gerrit De Vynck / Bloomberg:
Shopify merchants will soon be able to sell through eBay in US, following similar deals with other outlets, including a 2015 deal with Amazon   —  Deal matches agreements with Amazon, Facebook and Pinterest  —  E-commerce site gives customers more options to reach shoppers
Jul 13, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context

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