Netvibes and Pyro.TV Deliver Personalized Internet TV Experience Directly from Your Homepage: Partnership Expands Distribution for Vibe Solutions Group Publishers

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Netvibes, the pioneer of the personalized homepage, has partnered with Vibe Solutions Group (VSG) to add Pyro.TV (http://www.pyro.tv), a revolutionary Internet TV channel service, to its offerings.

Pyro.TV adds a whole new dimension for Netvibes users, allowing them to access their favorite online TV channels next to their email, newsfeeds, Facebook, Twitter, and all of the other great services they use everyday on their Netvibes page

    With millions of users in more than 150 countries, Netvibes lets users assemble their online lifestyle tools and information services all on a single, personalized Netvibes page.

Pyro.TV is an Internet TV Channel Service that is fundamentally changing the way online video content is viewed, shared and syndicated. Pyro.TV gives large media companies and independent publishers a syndication platform and turnkey tools to manage and market video content online. For consumers, Pyro.TV provides a unique Internet TV experience that allows them to personalize their own channel line-up, with no download required, and share their favorite channels via a multi-channel player for blogs and personal web pages.

Under the new partnership, consumers will be able to watch Pyro.TV video channels directly on Netvibes simply by adding a Pyro.tv video player widget to their personalized Netvibes page. In addition, Netvibes users can now choose to designate Pyro.TV as their default video search service within the Netvibes Video Search widget.

"This partnership is further evidence that we are committed to expanding the distribution of Pyro.TV wherever consumers are searching for and watching video," said Ted Briscoe, chief executive officer, Vibe Solutions Group. "By partnering with Netvibes, we are helping our publishers to reach a much broader audience.

"We're also giving Netvibes users an easy-to-use, customized TV viewing experience. Because video on Pyro.TV works in a universal widget application environment, we are truly player agnostic - users never have to download any applications to watch video via Pyro.TV."

Through its Publisher Program, Pyro.TV enables publishers to extend their reach to online audiences by giving them an incremental distribution network for their channels, plus administrative tools to track consumer viewing habits and the ability to have their content shared online while providing appropriate branding and attribution.

"Pyro.TV adds a whole new dimension for Netvibes users, allowing them to access their favorite online TV channels next to their email, newsfeeds, Facebook, Twitter, and all of the other great services they use everyday on their Netvibes page," said Tariq Krim, CEO and founder of Netvibes. "This isn't just online video; this is about creating a personalized Internet TV experience that is updated daily with new, high-quality content."

About Netvibes

Netvibes pioneered the personalized homepage, an alternative to traditional Web portals. With millions of users in more than 150 countries, Netvibes lets individuals assemble all in one place their favorite widgets, websites, blogs, email accounts, social networks, search engines, instant messengers, photos, videos, podcasts, and everything else they enjoy on the Web. Founded in 2005 by Tariq Krim, Netvibes (http://www.netvibes.com) has offices in Paris, London and San Francisco. Media contact for Netvibes: Vincent Chang, vincent@antennagroup.com

About Vibe Solutions Group

Vibe Solutions Group is a leading innovator of rich-media web services that are easy for consumers to use and completely customizable for our partners. Vibe Solution Group's core product platform is Pyro.TV, an Internet TV Channel Service that is revolutionizing the way online video content is viewed, shared and syndicated. Pyro.TV is complemented by highly personalized web publishing and video communications services. Vibe's solutions are ideal for broadband providers, media content companies and leading Internet portals. For additional information, visit http://www.pyro.tv or http://www.vibesolutions.net.

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