Pinterest Reportedly Getting Into The Travel Business

Pinterest’s popularity seems to be taking it into some interesting directions. Earlier this year, the visual social network moved toward ecommerce with product pins. These enable users to see pricing, availability and information about where to buy items they see…

Lonely Planet’s iOS App Offering Free NYC Guide Through December 14th

If you are planning on visiting New York City this holiday season, or have any plans to visit New York City in the foreseeable future, you might want to jump on this deal and save yourself about $6 and probably… Launches New Travel Site has launched a new travel site in partnership with its sister company Lonely Planet. is the first in a series of lifestyle sites, announced last month with the launch of the new U.S. edition.

"We know the people who come to are curious about the world and look to us to feed that curiosity," said Miranda Cresswell, SVP, Launches New U.S. Website

The BBC said today it is launching new U.S. edition website along with a redesign with advertising partner HP.

"Building on the incredible journalism already available on you’re going to see more analysis, more insight and more perspective that connects the dots on events and issues that affect us all in the U.S.," said Miranda Cresswell, SVP, 

"Our new redesign will make it even easier to find, use and share this great content."