Pinterest Pins Down $100 Million for Growth

Pinterest has managed to obtain $100 million in funds from a round led by Rakuten. Other participants included existing investors Andreessen Horowitz, FirstMark Capital, and Bessemer Venture Partners. This round of funding places Pinterest’s value at $1.5 billion. Some market watchers feel that Pinterest could become the next Facebook. Pinterest will use the funds for global expansion. In this it…

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What New Age Media Companies Need to Learn from The Atlantic’ Digital Success

The media ecosystem is increasingly becoming digital as the digital readership is growing compared to print media. However, the perception is that most of the global media still views digital as disruptive and cannibalizing its main source of revenue which is print media ads. There are many who say it is the difference between the distribution and consumption model that…

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