In the startup world, there is a tendency to ask questions in the format of “Is x the next y?” This question is normally ridiculous, but few people understand that, so we get articles like the one titled, “Is Pinterest the next Facebook?” As The Next Web reports, we now have a tool at our disposal to answer this question. The post also notes that although Pinterest is popular as a social network, it is nowhere near challenging Facebook’s throne.

[Source: TNW]