blinkx Partners with Clevver Media to MakeTop Content from Major Movie Studios and Record Labels Fully Searchable at blinkx.com
San Francisco, CALIF - October 17, 2006 - blinkx, the world’s largest video search engine, today announced a partnership with Clevver Media, a streaming video entertainment website with premium content from major movie studios and record labels. blinkx will index hundreds of hours of Clevver’s premiere content and make it fully searchable at www.blinkx.com.
Under the terms of the agreement, blinkx users will have access to large selection of the hottest in pop culture video content, whether it is a Top 10 music video from Universal Music Group, or the latest Warner Brothers summer blockbuster movie.
“We’re thrilled to be partnering with blinkx to allow users greater access to our content,” said Michael Palmer, Clevver. “As more people turn to the Web for movies and music, we want to be sure that our content is easy to find and view, and blinkx’s technology is ideal for our customers’ needs.”
“blinkx has indexed largest amount of rich media of any search engine on the Web today, and we offer the best variety of content to our users,” said Suranga Chandratillake, founder and CTO, blinkx. “With this partnership, we are pleased to offer users premium movie and music content from the world’s top media companies.”
As the pioneer in video search technology, blinkx has built a reputation as the smartest way to search new forms of online content such as video. With more than 100 partners and six million hours of indexed video and audio content, including favorite TV moments, news clips, short documentaries, music videos, video blogs and more, blinkx uses advanced speech recognition technology to deliver results that are more accurate and reliable than standard metadata-based keyword searches.
blinkx.com is the world’s most comprehensive video search engine. Today, blinkx.com has indexed more than 6,000,000 hours of audio, video, viral and TV content, and made it fully searchable and available on demand. blinkx’s founders set out to solve a significant challenge - as TV and Garage Video on the Web explode, keyword-based search technologies only scratch the surface. blinkx’s patented search technologies listen to - and even see - the Web, helping users enjoy a breadth and accuracy of search results not available elsewhere. In addition, blinkx powers the video search for many of the world’s most frequented sites. blinkx is a privately-held company based in San Francisco and London. More information is available at www.blinkx.com.