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Redwood City detectives are crediting Pinterest with helping to reunite an owner with a bracelet stolen 31-years ago. (CBS)

Pinterest Helps Reunite Bracelet Stolen 31-Years Ago With Redwood City Owner

Detectives in Redwood City are crediting Pinterest with helping reunite a family with a piece of jewelry stolen over thirty years ago.

04/03/2014

A screen image of a spam-filled Pinterest board. (@hermioneway/Pinterest)

Pinterest Accounts Hacked By Spam Showing Women’s Butts, Diet Ads

Multiple accounts of the social networking and media sharing site Pinterest were apparently hacked by a spammer with a fixation on women’s rear ends.

03/28/2014

A screen image of the Redwood City Police Department Pinterest site. (Redwood City PD/Pinterest)

Redwood City Police Using Pinterest To Get Stolen Property Back To Theft Victims

The Redwood City Police Department is using social media to match theft victims with their stolen property.

02/11/2014

The Pinterest website homepage. (Pinterest)

Larry Magid: Pinterest To Introduce Advertising Pins

Pinterest announced Thursday it will introduce advertising in the form of “promoted pins.”

09/19/2013

The Pinterest website (Pinterest)

Tech Report: Pinterest Gets A Facelift

Our technology analyst evaluates Pinterest’s bold new look and how the revamped website caters to both businesses and consumers.

03/19/2013

eBay's new Feed experience, which allows users to personalize their eBay homepage with their own favorite things, was unveiled on interactive touch screens at an event on October 10, 2012 in New York City. (Bryan Bedder/Getty)

Tech Report: eBay Redesign Looks A Lot Like Pinterest

eBay has unveiled a redesigned site in hopes of making browsing online more like window-shopping.

10/11/2012

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Virginia Storm Knocks Out Servers For 3 Bay Area Internet Sites

Netflix, Instagram and Pinterest are using Twitter and Facebook to update subscribers after a Virginia storm caused server outages for hours. All three websites are headquartered in the Bay Area.

06/30/2012

The Pinterest website homepage. (Pinterest)

Tech Report: Pinterest Continues To Soar

A web-tracking firm has come out with the Internet’s most popular sites and while Google continues to dominate, an up and coming social networking site is also making waves.

03/21/2012

The Pinterest website homepage. (Pinterest)

Tech Report: Pinterest Shows Record-Breaking Growth

One of the fastest growing websites is one you might not have heard of. It’s called Pinterest. KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid explains that it is a site that lets you post pictures to express what you are interested in.

02/10/2012