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Pinterest just dropped a revamped iOS app that will load 3x faster than before

Pinterest has completely revamped its iOS app. The new app not only features a sleek and stylish new design, but, perhaps more importantly, it has been totally rebuilt under-the-hood to now load a whopping three times faster.
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Pinterest launches interactive How-to Pins to boost engagement

Pinterest has launched a dynamic How-to Pin that allows brands to create step-by-step instructions within their posts, meaning all the information you need for your next project will now be available on the platform.
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Save images to collections on your desktop in Google search

Google's new feature for its image search lets you bookmark images so you can revisit them later. The feature was previously only available on mobile, but it's now supported on desktop.
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Pinterest adds movie and recipe data to pins in time for the Oscars

For Pinterest users who have become frustrated with clicking around for recipe and movie information, Pinterest has added new rich data to its recipe and movie pins. The new data provides much of the information directly on the pin.
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Pinterest users add 200 million posts about Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day science experiments for children and adults are up 300 percent from last year on Pinterest. The social network says 29 million users have pinned 200 million pins about the "holiday of love."
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Pinterest hires its first head of diversity in an effort to broaden its workforce

Pinterest has now appointed its first diversity chief in the form of Candice Morgan, who will pursue the company's goals of hiring more staff members from underrepresented minorities.
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Forget Christmas cards, use these social media tips to share great festive posts instead

This holiday season, replace the quaint act of handing out Christmas cards with social media greetings. From Snapchat to Pinterest, use these networks to create personalized messages for all your friends and family.
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Pinterest now notifies you of price drops on your favorite buyable pins

Pinterest has rolled out new tools that notify users when the price drops on their saved buyable pins. Users will receive in-app notifications and emails that let them access the pins in question.
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Pinterest's top food trends for 2016 Include savory desserts and homebrew

Social bookmarking site Pinterest has created a board predicting the top lifestyle trends for 2016 based on the pins of its biggest influencers. Among them are the top food trends for the upcoming year.
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Pinterest’s new acquisitions will make it easier to find, buy pins on the app

Pinterest has acquired two startups to help index images and boost mobile shopping on its app. It is thought that the teams from Pext and The Hunt will make it easier for users to find and buy pins on Pinterest.
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Pinterest introduces visual search tool for iOS, Android, and the web

Pinterest's new visual search tool is like facial recognition ... but for furniture. Just as Shazam lets you identify unfamiliar songs that you're listening to, Pinterest now lets you identify unfamiliar objects.
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Find everything that’s for sale in one place with new Pinterest Shop

Pinterest Shop includes trending pins that are buyable, making it easier to find the products you can purchase, and then making the purchase without leaving the platform a simpler process.