TV Pixie

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TV Pixie
centrer
Type Private
Founded London, 2009 (2009)
Headquarters London, UK
Founder(s) Alex Guest
Website tvpixie.com
Advertising Display
Registration Optional
Available in English
Current status Active

TV Pixie is a British website about television programmes founded in 2009.

History[edit]

TV Pixie was founded by Alex Guest after he left Zattoo, where he was the UK country manager, in 2009. The site was conceived as an ad-funded portal for television viewers to discover new TV programmes and to read reviews.[1]

In November 2011, TV Pixie's blog[2] was ranked 140th out of 4,935 television-related sites globally by Technorati, putting TV Pixie's blog ahead of The Guardian newspaper's TV and radio blog, ranked 210th.[3]

Awards[edit]

The company was one of the winners of the IC Tomorrow competition run by the UK Government's Technology Strategy Board in 2011.[4]

TV Pixie's entry is a finalist in the Technology Strategy Board's 2012 Race For Apps contest.[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Smith, Patrick (30 June 2009). "Industry Moves: Zattoo UK Manager Alex Guest Launches TV Start-Up". paidContent:UK. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  2. ^ TV Pixie blog http://tvpixie.com/tv-news
  3. ^ "Television sites". Technorati. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  4. ^ "Film & TV Panel winners announced". innovateuk.org. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  5. ^ "Race For Apps Contest". innovateuk.org. Retrieved 1 February 2012. 

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