Stamped Makes Pinterest-Like Pivot

Stamped -- which was originally designed to make small business reviews more social -- has relaunched as a platform for users could keep track of favorite things, from restaurants to books, movies and music. “It should be more like Pinterest and less like Yelp, they determined,” writes Business Insider, referring to the thought process of Stamped’s founding team of ex-Google developers. Now, a number of A-list investors are supporting Stamped's new vision, including Ryan Seacrest, Ellen DeGeneres, Justin Bieber, The New York Times, Columbia Records, Crunchfund, and Eric Schmidt. Despite all that star power, however, Stamped has only raised $3 million to date.
 

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