YHOO_News_2001_12_11_General by wanghonghx


									Touchpoint Announces an Agreement with Yahoo! Photos to Offer Photo
Now Yahoo! Photos Users Can Use Their Own Photos to Create Custom-Printed Cards

Emeryville, CA -- Dec. 11, 2001 -- Touchpoint Inc., the personalized printed communications company, announced
today an agreement with Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq:YHOO - news) to offer its proprietary custom-printed photo card
technology to Yahoo!® Photos (http://photos.yahoo.com) users. Yahoo! Photos users can now easily create quality
photo cards using photos from their Yahoo! Photo album or from their desktop.
By simply going to http://photos.yahoo.com, people can now take their imagination to new heights by creating unique
and meaningful photo cards for any occasion. Yahoo! Photos users can enhance their photo cards with a wide choice
of borders, personalized greetings, and various font styles, sizes and colors. People can place orders of any size and
have them delivered the next business day.
"Our agreement with Touchpoint supports our goal of offering compelling and personalized services to Yahoo! Photos
users," said Mark Hull, director, Yahoo! Community Services. "We're pleased to offer yet another innovative and
personalized service, right in time for the holiday season."
"Yahoo! is a fun, hip and innovative company that represents the spirit of the Internet by enabling community and
sharing. Touchpoint technology gives Yahoo! Photos users a tangible way to share that fun with family, friends and
colleagues," said Bill Chasse, CEO of Touchpoint, Inc. "Now Yahoo! Photos users have the ability to easily create
unique photo cards from their personal photo collections and have them printed on high-end commercial offset
presses for maximum quality with no minimum order quantity required. Now that is the power of the Internet."
About Touchpoint, Inc.
Touchpoint Inc. is a leading provider of high quality personalized on-demand print services. The company's
technology solution is utilized by many online consumer and business sites and communities, giving their users the
ability to create and send photo cards, greeting cards, postcards, direct mail and other print formats. All
custom-printed pieces are customizable and printed on full color digital offset presses. Touchpoint's turnkey
distribution solutions power such online sites as USPS.com, Snapfish, MarthaStewart.com, Ofoto, The New York
Times, PhotoPoint and Shutterfly. Touchpoint delivers "personal touch" printed solutions for individual and business
relationships, making the sending of real printed communications as easy as email.
About Yahoo!
Yahoo! Inc. is a leading global Internet communications, commerce and media company that offers a comprehensive
branded network of services to more than 218 million individuals each month worldwide. As the first online
navigational guide to the Web, www.yahoo.com is the leading guide in terms of traffic, advertising, household and
business user reach. Yahoo! is the No. 1 Internet brand globally and reaches the largest audience worldwide.
Through the Yahoo! Enterprise Solutions division, the company also provides online business and enterprise services
designed to enhance the productivity and Web presence of Yahoo!'s clients. The company's global Web network
includes 24 World properties. Headquartered in Sunnyvale, Yahoo! has offices in Europe, Asia, Latin America,
Australia, Canada and the United States.

      Touchpoint, Inc.
      Bill Chasse, 510/595-6145
      Tom Henry, 510/595-6196


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