IXQUICK TEAMS WITH BLINKX TO OFFER NEW VIDEO SEARCH CAPABILITIES
Partnership gives Ixquick users access to one of the most powerful video search experiences, with more than 14 million hours of video content
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF. -- October 8, 2007 -- blinkx, the world's largest video search engine, today announced a distribution agreement with Ixquick, the world's most powerful metasearch engine. Under the terms of the agreement, a blinkx search box will appear on the Ixquick Web site, powering Ixquick's video search functionality and retrieving results from blinkx's index of videos on the Web.
"We are pleased to be powering video search for Ixquick," said Suranga Chandratillake, founder and CEO, blinkx. "Through blinkx's patented speech and pattern recognition technologies, we provide Ixquick users with the best capabilities available to find, experience and share all forms of online video."
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 200 partners and 14,000,000 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.
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