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blinkx is the world’s largest and most advanced video search engine.
Founded in 2004 by Suranga Chandratillake, the company completed a tremendously successful IPO on the London Stock Exchange (AIM) in May, 2007 and currently has a market capitalization of US$350M*, with headquarters in San Francisco, CA and the UK.
Unlike other multimedia search engines that attempt to
re-purpose technology built for the Text Web, blinkx uses a unique
combination ...

How To Submit Videos To Blinkx Video Search

The easiest way for video content producers to make certain that their videos appear within Blinkx.com video search engine, is to add your video RSS or Media RSS (MRSS) feeds to the URL below. Blinkx will then automatically monitor your feed at least once per ...

$60 Plus CPM for Video Overlay Ads - Blinkx

According to Suranga, Blinkx is offering overlay video ads and is, at times, charging "north of $60 dollars" per thousand views (CPM). This is very interesting news and comes just after a report from Forrester showing that online video advertising will reach $7.1 Billion in ...

Truveo Video Search - Detailed Overview and History

Truveo was founded in 2004. In the latter half of the year 2005, Truveo launched its commercial video search service, which was immediately recognized for significantly improving the quality of video searches as compared to the traditional search engines. It is based on a unique ...

blinkx -18 Billion Hours Indexed, 280% More Searches

I just came across a press release from blinkx today titled, "blinkx Advances Lead in Video Search, Surpasses New Milestone With Over 18 Million Hours of Content and More Than 220 Media Partnerships." It appears at least that this could have been released just prior ...

Video Industry Weekly Recap - 10/26/2007

Youtube announces improved Features Although they do not disclose all that is coming, they do show a sneak preview of Youtube's new video browsing page.  Searchles Search Engine, Develops Video Search Library Platform The new video search indexes videos from multiple sources including YouTube, Google, ...

Video Interview - Video Search Must Be "Universal"

As you may have heard the popular site podzinger.com was renamed to everyzing.com several months ago. Similar to Blinkx.com, this company is a speech-to-text search technology company (known to be heavily funded with national security $$). The company has had experience in indexing podcasts and ...

Video Industry Weekly Recap - 10/19/2007

Userplane Launches 'Feeds' to Provide Collection of APIs Business Wire San Francisco,CA,USA The Truveo Video Search API allows developers to easily integrate a feature-rich video search service into their websites. Blinkx and Ixquick Merge with Goal.com By John Satter In short, the two companies have ...

Video Conversion and Encoding Tools for Video SEO

There are tons of tools available out there for video conversion and encoding.   Thanks to Blinkx.com, we have a few recommendations to start with. Blinkx aims to differentiate itself from what it calls first generation video indexing by considering information culled from an analysis of ...

Blinkx and Blinkx.tv - The Detailed Overview and History Of

Blinkx.com is an Internet based search engine for video, audio, and other multimedia content. It was founded by Suranga Chandratillake, a former Autonomy employee. Blinkx started its operations in 2003, based in San Francisco, as video search and toolbar for web search, which allows searching ...

Eurekster Adds Video To Social Search Swicki With Blinkx Partnership

"Powered by the Community: Social Search Meets Video Search" Eurekster today announces the availability of custom social video search and a video buzzcloud widget featuring best-of-breed video content from blinkx. Eurekster is a pioneer and leader in providing a custom search experience and a content ...

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