Google Saves (Cleaner Pinterest)
Was playing around today in Google Now & ended up coming across all my Google "Saved" items on my phone. I thought these were being added to my bookmarks but when I checked on my computer they were no where to be found. Ended up finding em all at google.com/save!
This is so awesome! It has saved images from search results (I was looking for a moveable cupholder for the couch haha), pages I've added to read later on mobile, lists I've created in Google Maps (Vacations/Places Visited/Want to go), and more. The design is very simplistic & minimal, which I actually prefer.
You can create your own defined lists, similar to Pinterest Boards, and add items to multiple lists so you can be as organized with em as you want. This is something I have always wanted & the primary function I had for Pinterest. Except this gives you direct links to the content instead of the annoying zoom thing that Pinterest has.
Hopefully Google keeps building on to this. The only thing more I could ask for is an API for pulling my lists & items to load into a website or something, but I'm fine without it. I wonder if there is any intention to add shareable lists, like "Wish Lists" for Christmas time.