blinkx Partners With AOL for Video Search
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF.—February 15, 2012— blinkx, the world’s largest and most advanced video search engine, today announced that it will power video search for AOL. The partnership expands the quantity and quality of AOL’s video search results and also delivers integrated Safe Search tools that block adult oriented content from minors. In addition, blinkx will incorporate AOL’s premium video assets into its current index of over 35 million hours of content, making them easily searchable and accessible to users around the world.
blinkx plc (LSE AIM: BLNX) is the world’s largest and most advanced video search engine. Today, blinkx has indexed more than 35 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 – the growing amount of TV and user-generated content on the Web means keyword-based search technologies only scratch the surface. blinkx’s patented search technologies listen to—and even see—video on 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.
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