Is Digital Bookmarking Curbing Real-World Consumption? [Headlines]
Pintrest and Svpply, two web organizing sites, are helping some users reduce waste.
Recently, two new digital bookmarking services – Pinterest and Svpply – have become popular tools for people to save, share and find photos of products, recipes, DIY ideas and all sorts of other stuff. When you see all the product photos and marketing material people are saving on these sites, at first glance, they seem to be just another way to feed the consumerist machine, but I've found they are actually helping me reduce my consumption. Treehugger