Pinterest

Expert's Review

  1. Sz***** At*****'s Review 2014-09-04 16:55

    Pinterest is an application for Android mobiles that helps you to organise and share your favourite texts and videos while surfing on the internet. It is an up-to-date social network and picture, video application. It offers numerous features. You can pin, create boards from your device, wishlists, make the list of your favourite videos or films, sell your unused stuff etc.

    It is also possible to browse and search via users’ boards and pins, and repin their stuff to your own board. It gives you a chance to follow people with the same interest as you have. From the menu you can get to the main categories. For example, Animals, Cars, Design, Beverages, Food etc.

    The design of the application is really perfect and excellent. You can easily get access to all of the features and pin from websites. Its usability is as great as the website’s. Pinterest functions very quickly, but if you use another application, you have to restart it.

    Pinterest was developed by Pinterest Inc. It is a useful application for those who prefer popular websites. You should give it a try!

App Description

Pinterest is a visual bookmarking tool that helps you discover and save creative ideas.
Use Pinterest to make meals, plan travel, do home improvement projects and more.
With Pinterest you can:
• Plan a project: Home remodels, garden redesigns and other DIYs
• Get creative ideas: Recipes to cook, articles to read, gifts to buy and ways to save money
• Explore a hobby: From comic art and camping, to woodworking and weaving
• Save travel inspiration: Outdoor adventures, family fun, road trips and more
• Find your style: Fashion, home decor, grooming tips and beauty inspiration• Pin from your mobile browser: Save good things you find around the web

The application has access to the following:

Affects battery

prevent device from sleeping

Allows the app to prevent the device from going to sleep.

Network communication

full network access

Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.

Network communication

receive data from Internet

Allows apps to accept cloud to device messages sent by the app's service. Using this service will incur data usage. Malicious apps could cause excess data usage.

Network communication

view network connections

Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.

Storage

modify or delete the contents of your USB storage

Allows the app to write to the USB storage.

System tools

test access to protected storage

Allows the app to test a permission for USB storage that will be available on future devices.

Your accounts

find accounts on the device

Allows the app to get the list of accounts known by the tablet. This may include any accounts created by applications you have installed. Allows the app to get the list of accounts known by the phone. This may include any accounts created by applications you have installed.

Your accounts

read Google service configuration

Allows this app to read Google service configuration data.

Your accounts

use accounts on the device

Allows the app to request authentication tokens.

Your location

approximate location (network-based)

Allows the app to get your approximate location. This location is derived by location services using network location sources such as cell towers and Wi-Fi. These location services must be turned on and available to your device for the app to use them. Apps may use this to determine approximately where you are.

Your location

precise location (GPS and network-based)

Allows the app to get your precise location using the Global Positioning System (GPS) or network location sources such as cell towers and Wi-Fi. These location services must be turned on and available to your device for the app to use them. Apps may use this to determine where you are, and may consume additional battery power.

Your social information

read your contacts

Allows the app to read data about your contacts stored on your tablet, including the frequency with which you've called, emailed, or communicated in other ways with specific individuals. This permission allows apps to save your contact data, and malicious apps may share contact data without your knowledge. Allows the app to read data about your contacts stored on your phone, including the frequency with which you've called, emailed, or communicated in other ways with specific individuals. This permission allows apps to save your contact data, and malicious apps may share contact data without your knowledge.