August 22, 2007 09:00 ET

Zango and Pixsy Push Play on Online Video Partnership

Pixsy Providing Zango Comprehensive Video and Image Search Capabilities; Zango Delivering Thousands of Videos to Pixsy's Recently Re-Launched Web Site and Signs-On as Premier Advertising Partner

BELLEVUE, WA and SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - August 22, 2007) - Zango (, an online media company, and Pixsy Corporation, a media search platform that powers private label image and video search engines, today announced a comprehensive online video partnership agreement.

The partnership includes the integration of Pixsy's proprietary, award-winning video and image search technology into the Internet browser toolbar packaged with Zango's desktop advertising software products. The Zango toolbar facilitates convenient Internet searching and will soon be enhanced with Pixsy's leading multimedia search capabilities.

"The Zango toolbar provides consumers one-click access to an extensive and growing library of online content and the ability to search the Internet from any page," said Chase Norlin, CEO of Pixsy. "Combined with Pixsy's media platform, Zango's toolbar will provide to its more than 20 million opt-in consumers robust video and image search capabilities delivering to consumers the entertainment experiences they desire."

Pixsy's recently re-launched destination Web site (, which enables consumers to search millions of images and videos, now incorporates thousands of Zango online videos and related games, screensavers and software into both the site's search results and its array of browsable categories. In addition, Zango, one of the Web's Top 10 online advertisers according to recent data by Media Life Magazine, will become a premier advertising partner leveraging Pixsy's newly available ad formats found throughout the categories.

"Pixsy's addition to the Zango toolbar is a significant and important upgrade to meeting the demands of our consumer base and we're pleased to be bringing them the strongest capabilities in the industry today," said York Baur, Zango's executive vice president of business development. "Through the new Pixsy network, we are making available thousands of relevant online videos and more, while at the same time reaching a previously untapped vast and rapidly growing audience."

About Pixsy

Pixsy Corporation is an award-winning media search platform that powers private label image and video search engines for online websites and applications. Pixsy brings a new suite of tools to the multimedia search sector and is creating new search-based ad opportunities in the process. Pixsy's multimedia spiders and index also let it create compelling vertical search applications for customers that can serve as multimedia launching points for vertical portals. Pixsy has offices in San Francisco, CA and Seattle, WA and was founded by a team of engineers and business leaders hailing from Microsoft, Sony, and ValueClick.

About Zango

A pioneer of what we call the Content Economy, Zango, an online media company, fulfills millions of consumers' growing demand for free, sought-after online videos, games, music, tools and utilities, giving those consumers greater choice and control over when, where and how they access that content. Zango's vision enables content creators to monetize and distribute their content, provides publishers access to valuable and unique content as well as a way to make money from their web traffic, and delivers to advertisers industry-leading ROI through time-shifted ad delivery by engaging more than 20 million consumers precisely when they are most likely to make a purchasing decision. Committed to safe and ethical practices, Zango welcomes tens of thousands of new opt-in consumers every day. For more information, visit

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