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Men Are From Reddit, Women Are From Pinterest [Infographic] Men Are From Reddit, Women Are From Pinterest [Infographic]
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While there is nothing inherently masculine about the way in which Google+ operates, we’ve seen time and time again that the demographic breakdown heavily favors men. Similarly, there’s nothing inherently feminine about the using Pinterest, but girls have flocked to …

Power Outages Force People to Face Life Without Instagram Power Outages Force People to Face Life Without Instagram
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Power outages, in addition to leaving over two million people without power, forced many to consider the question, “Is life worth living if I can’t post anything to Instagram?” The storms that ripped through the Eastern half of the United …

Here’s This Year’s Inc. 30 Under 30 List Here’s This Year’s Inc. 30 Under 30 List

Inc.com has unveiled the 30 Under 30 list for 2012. On the list, you’ll find the co-founders of Pinterest, the founder of Spotify, and the founder of Dwolla (the mobile payments platform that Ashton Kutcher is investing in), just to …

Pinterest Users Influence Social Media Shopping Pinterest Users Influence Social Media Shopping

Pinterest is one of the fastest-growing sites of its kind, seeing a huge leap in numbers in the past year as referrals from Facebook jumped past 60%; the number of users grew by about 4,000%. For a young startup, that’s …

[Update] Google I/O App Outs Pinterest For Android [Update] Google I/O App Outs Pinterest For Android

Update: A Pinterest spokesperson sent us this statement: “We’re excited about the Android platform and are working hard on building a great app. However, we don’t have plans to announce anything @ I/O.” They’re still going to be there according …

YouTube Introduces Video Boards On Pinterest YouTube Introduces Video Boards On Pinterest

Pinterest has been rolling out some cool new stuff lately, and one of them includes video pins. YouTube says they are eager to join in on the action, so they’ve created pinboards dedicated to specific interests–such as “The Beauty Corner” …

Pinterest Rolls Out Attribution For Flickr Pinterest Rolls Out Attribution For Flickr
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Photo-and-idea sharing site Pinterest has been battling its way through copyright complaints practically since it was formed, even going head-to-head with image giant Getty over the way their images are being used and distributed throughout the site. Now, they’re rolling …

Pinterest Sees Huge Leap In Latin America Pinterest Sees Huge Leap In Latin America

Image-based sharing-site Pinterest has seen quite a jump in growth this year, spawning copy-cat sites and sites based on the general idea but aimed at men. Now, the company is seeing a big increase in their Latin American fanbase–by as …

BOLT is Pinterest With Privacy and Permanence BOLT is Pinterest With Privacy and Permanence

BOLT, a new social content sharing platform, has officially launched today. Though the service provides a Pinterest-like grid of shared – or “bolted” – images and articles, BOLT has many features that Pinterest lacks. “BOLT is the next step in …

Pinterest Hires Former Google Lawyer Michael Yang Pinterest Hires Former Google Lawyer Michael Yang
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If you’ve followed any of Google’s legal woes over the past few years, then you might be familiar with the name Michael Yang. In addition to handling the problem with Chrome’s terms of service — apparently anything you wrote in …

Pinterest May Be Moving To San Francisco Pinterest May Be Moving To San Francisco

There’s a little sharing-site called Pinterest that’s been in the news a lot lately for various reasons, including their purported battle with Getty Images and their own users regarding copyrights. But a recent rumor, pretty much confirmed by TechCrunch yesterday, …

The Pinterest/Getty Images Battle The Pinterest/Getty Images Battle
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Photo-sharing site Pinterest has had its share of legal troubles in the past, mostly because trying to keep up with every single image uploaded on a daily basis–as well as their origin–is a daunting task. Trying to police copyrights on …

The Social Media Leaders [Infographic] The Social Media Leaders [Infographic]
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So you think you know everything about social media and networking? Well the truth is, it has been around a lot longer than Facebook, but like a lot of things on the internet, we don’t hear about them until they …

The Social Mobile Shopping World [Infographic] The Social Mobile Shopping World [Infographic]
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We all know that the internet has taken the place of the good old fashioned passtime of window shopping. There’s no need to wander the streets gazing into window displays or searching for new products in the stores that line …

Fancy Hits 1 Million Users Fancy Hits 1 Million Users
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New York startup Fancy, an online catalog and high-end Pinterest competitor, today announced that it’s hit 1 million users, presently sees an average of $50,000 worth of commerce move through its platform weekly, and has updated its iOS app. Fancy …

Spammers Make Up 40% of the Social Web Spammers Make Up 40% of the Social Web

Online security firm Impermium has just reported that up to 40% of all social media accounts are created by spammers, and this number has doubled over the last six months. Spammers exploit the sharing features on social networks to spread …

Can We Blame Social Sites For HP’s Restructuring? Can We Blame Social Sites For HP’s Restructuring?

Over the next couple years, print giant Hewlett Packard will scale back their workforce by as much as 8%, or 27,000 people. It is all part of a massive initiative to restructure the way the company does business, and to …

Google+ Is from Mars, Pinterest Is from Venus Google+ Is from Mars, Pinterest Is from Venus

So every webpage you visit these days is required to have a minimum of twenty social media buttons so that visitors can send updates of their internet activities shooting across the web for all to see. I bet you didn’t …

Social Media Recap [Infographic] Social Media Recap [Infographic]

The SEO Company, an English search engine optimization specialist, has teamed up with Louisville, Kentucky-based e-marketing company NowSourcing, to produce the Social Media 2012 Infographic. Pinterest’s meteoric rise is mentioned, though recent reports have noted a loss of popularity. Hacker …

You Should Use Pinterest, According to Bing You Should Use Pinterest, According to Bing
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Bing’s Duane Forrester, who for all intents and purposes, is the search engine’s counterpart to Google’s Matt Cutts (they sometimes speak together at conferences), posted to the Bing Blog over the weekend, to give some advice on recovering from Google’s …

Pinterest Raises $100 Million at $1.5 Billion Valuation Pinterest Raises $100 Million at $1.5 Billion Valuation

Regardless of varying reports of Pinterest’s growth as of late, the social photo-sharing site was still able to raise $100 million in venture capital, with a valuation of $1.5 billion. Tokyo-based Rakuten, Inc., one of the world’s largest internet companies, …