Allegedly Microsoft tried to buy Pinterest for $ 51 billion

In the report of the Financial Times Newspaper, it was alleged that Microsoft was conducting negotiations to buy the social networking platform “Pinterest”, which has more than 450 million active users in the previous weeks.

In the news, which stated that the negotiations have not been concluded, it was pointed out that the amount foreseen for the acquisition is 51 billion dollars.

In a previous statement, Pinterest stated that the number of users increased by 100 million in 2020. It was reflected in the press that Pinterest wanted to remain an independent company.

Microsoft bought Linkedin from social media platforms for $ 26.2 billion in 2016.