Pinterest raises $150M at a $12.3B valuation as it makes a full press into visual search

 Pinterest said today that the company has raised $150 million in additional capital at a valuation of $12.3 billion as it makes a further full-court press on its visual recognition and search pitch to investors and advertisers — and perhaps one day Wall Street. Pinterest last raised $367 million in …

iOS 11 will help you free up storage on your iPhone through personalized suggestions

 Apple is introducing a new feature in iOS 11 that will help users free up space on their iPhone by offering personalized recommendations about actions they can take to increase the available storage. The feature will go a long way towards helping all iPhone owners get better control over their …

WhatsApp embraces visuals with filters, albums, and reply shortcuts

 The camera is the new keyboard, and WhatsApp refuses to be left behind. While its sister app Instagram dukes it out with Snapchat in the west, WhatsApp is popularizing visual communication around the world. Today WhatsApp’s iOS app gets three new features, the company tells TechCrunch. Filters – Users can …