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blinkx Helps You Through the Holidays with Videos on Seasonal Subjects from Better Baking to Gift-Giving and Trimming Your Tree

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF. – November 26, 2008 – blinkx, the world’s largest video search engine, is gearing up for the holiday season.  With over 32 million hours of searchable video, blinkx is the ultimate destination for those looking to trim the perfect tree, bake a flawless pumpkin pie, or check out trailers for this season’s hottest films.  From gift ideas, travel tips, holiday recipes, and more, blinkx is a one-stop shop for holiday cheer.

To give the holiday season a kick start, blinkx has pulled together a great collection of holiday-themed videos that are sure to ramp up revelry, spark ideas, and make planning easier than ever before.  Click here or visit http://www.blinkx.com/topics/holiday to get started.

“We’ve got an incredible assortment of holiday-themed video available on blinkx, and have pulled together some of the top clips for easy browsing,” said Suranga Chandratillake, founder and CEO, blinkx.  “We think our users will love checking out last-minute gift ideas, healthy stuffing recipes, and more.  Let the festivities begin!”

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 420 partners and 32 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.

About blinkx

blinkx plc (LSE AIM: BLNX) is the world’s largest and most advanced video search engine. Today, blinkx has indexed more than 32 million 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 user-generated content 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 based in San Francisco and London. More information is available at www.blinkx.com.

Press Contacts for blinkx:

Tim Turpin
Sparkpr
+1 (415) 321 1894
tim.turpin@sparkpr.com

Adrie Wessels
Bite Communications
+44 (0)20 8834 3474
Adrie.Wessels@bitepr.com

NOMAD for blinkx
Charles Lytle
Citi