Internet Pictures (IPIX) , known as iPIX, was up 13% in preopen Island trading after posting a first-quarter loss, excluding items, of 18 cents a share, compared with a loss of 41 cents in the same period last year. No consensus estimate was available.

The company, which provides virtual tours of real estate and other sales-related digital images, also announced it has secured a commitment for up to $30 million in a private financing.