Pinterest has big data, and it knows how to share

Pinterest is no National Security Agency, but the company, which identifies itself as a “visual discovery tool,” has grown into a collector of plenty information. Like Twitter, Facebook, Google, and other web giants, Pinterest has developed sophisticated systems for storing the data, but it’s also built a tool that lets lots of employees get at it.

Berlin in the evening

Next stop for Pinterest: an office in Berlin

The news comes off the back of a major setback for Pinterest in Europe – the European Trademark Office ruled that the company does not own the rights to “Pinterest.”