Funny Guy Rand Paul Sets Up Pinterest Account for Hillary Clinton 

Kentucky Senator and cool guy Rand Paul gave Hillary Clinton her dream Valentine's Day gift: Her very own Pinterest board! It's the perfect gift because ladies love Pinterest, right? » 2/14/15 3:15pm 2/14/15 3:15pm

Hark: Pinterest Is Developing A 'Buy' Button

According to Re/Code tipsters, Pinterest is currently developing a "Buy" button that could launch "in as little as three to six months." You guys ready to fall even deeper into the warm, comforting arms of ill-advised post-11 pm purchases? No? Too bad. » 2/12/15 5:40pm 2/12/15 5:40pm

Pinterest Engineer Describes Isolation of Being Black In Silicon Valley

USA Today interviewed Justin Edmund, an early employee at Pinterest. The 24-year-old engineer first caught Silicon Valley's attention with a candid personal essay about growing up black, where he said he had "not seen a single technology leader," besides Jack Dorsey "acknowledge the crisis in Ferguson. And why would… » 10/30/14 8:59pm 10/30/14 8:59pm

Twitter to Enable Your Shopping Addiction With a 'Buy Now' Button

Twitter wants your money, or at least a new way to monetize all those characters you’re using up with more than those annoying sponsored tweets promoting nothing you ever want. » 9/08/14 5:15pm 9/08/14 5:15pm

Pinterest's Adorable DIY Offices Sound Like My Personal Hell

You probably won't be surprised to learn that Pinterest has a corporate HQ full of twee, crafty little touches that fair scream D.I.Y. It is enough to make me run screaming in the other direction. Yes, I know that I am a cranky, crotchety bat. » 9/02/14 2:40pm 9/02/14 2:40pm

Facebook Wants You to Shop From Your NewsFeed, for Some Reason

Most of us consider Facebook a way to see old friends' weddings, babies and flamewars about NOBAMA. The company's execs, however, have grander ambitions: Now they want you to shop and purchase crap right from your NewsFeed. I guess they weren't seeing enough fights over organic baby food? » 7/21/14 2:00pm 7/21/14 2:00pm

Not Enough Jesus on Pinterest? Try Godinterest.

Pinterest just doesn’t have enough Christian influence, or you know, Jesus — so someone decided to create a religious splinter site, the awkwardly-named Godinterest. » 5/19/14 4:30pm 5/19/14 4:30pm

​The Youths Of Pinterest Lean Republican

The Harvard Institute of Politics's biannual poll on public opinion is out again, and looking at the stats of 18 to 29-year-olds on social media, the results just make sense. While Facebook and Snapchat users were pretty much evenly split, Democrats dominated pretty much every form of social media, including… » 4/29/14 1:00pm 4/29/14 1:00pm

14 Pieces of Actual, No-Bullshit Wedding Planning Advice

There's a lot of wedding advice floating around the Internet. Problem is, a lot of it is useless fluff dreamed up by a) relatively well-heeled editors contractually obligated to spend their days inventing absurd nonsense to fill pages surrounded by advertisements b) people who've never planned a wedding/mistakenly… » 3/31/14 3:50pm 3/31/14 3:50pm

Pinterest Hacked! Repurposed Mason Jars Replaced By Tons of Butt Pics

Pinterest is the latest victim of hacking, which has resulted in people seeing less creative lifestyle inspiration and a lot more butts. » 3/27/14 11:38pm 3/27/14 11:38pm

Ladies Rule Social Media

Guess what ladies? We've taken over the social web. The average American spends thirty-seven minutes each day on social media, and over half of those people have vaginas. We also share more news bits than men. We're number one! » 3/06/14 10:40am 3/06/14 10:40am

Where the Olds Aren't: The Best Social Media Platforms, Ranked

Facebook is ten years old, and at this point, it's practically a Christmas party at the local VFW hall—it's heavy on the grandparents and most kids know to be on their best behavior. Meanwhile, new sites and services are springing up like mushrooms after a rainstorm. » 2/14/14 1:40pm 2/14/14 1:40pm

Courtney Love Is on YouTube and Pinterest. Enjoy.

Courtney Love is officially not being sued for "Twibel" (Twitter libel) any longer, which means she can devote all her energy to her true passions: starting a YouTube channel and continuing to develop her many Pinterest boards. » 1/29/14 12:20pm 1/29/14 12:20pm

Oh Dear Heavens, Pinterest Users May Soon Have The Power Of GIFs

Great news, Pinterest users! Your precious photographs of blueberry muffins and wedding updos won't have to live under the tyrannical oppression of still images any longer. Because it looks like Pinterest is rolling out the ability to post gifs, at least for some users. » 1/21/14 9:35am 1/21/14 9:35am

Definitely Do Not Throw a 12 Years a Slave Golden Globes Party

Fun party ideas for the Golden Globes include gimlets in honor of Downton Abbey and a platter of quaaludes à la Wolf of Wall Street. One thing you should definitely not do, however, is even consider touches meant to evoke 12 Years a Slave. » 1/08/14 4:20pm 1/08/14 4:20pm

One-Third of American Women Are on Pinterest, Love Cheese Dip Recipes

It would appear that a full third of women in the U.S. are really, really into mason-jar D.I.Y. projects and inspirational quotes overlaid onto stock photos. Because according to the latest numbers, 33 percent of American women who bother using the Internet at all are now on Pinterest. » 1/02/14 12:20pm 1/02/14 12:20pm

This Revolting Promise Ring Might Be the Worst Pinterest Pin Ever

Did you know it's possible to make the concept of promise rings even more gross? I would have thought, "No, a father giving his daughter a fake wedding ring to remind her that he — well, he and Jesus — are the most important men in her life so she better not even think about fooling around with anybody else is about… » 12/20/13 2:45pm 12/20/13 2:45pm