SEO News
Search

Blinkx Launches Standalone Video Search Site

by , Comments

Yes, it's a busy day on the multimedia search front.

Hours after Yahoo announced the beta release of a video search tool, Blinkx has just launched a video search tool.

Blinkx has offered video search as part of its downloadable app. What's really new today is the release of the standalone video/audio search web site.

Unlike other multimedia search tools, Blinkx uses speech recognition technology to create a searchable transcript. In other words, you're searching every word in a broadcast. Speechbot, an HP demo project, does the same type of thing. StreamSage and Nexidia also offer this type of technology.

According to the news release, the Blinkx video search database contains more than 47,000 hours of content from various content partners including Fox News, NPR, ESPN, and the BBC.

More video search tools (some free, some fee-based) here.


ClickZ Live San Francisco This Year's Premier Digital Marketing Event is #CZLSF
ClickZ Live San Francisco (Aug 11-14) will bring together the industry's leading online marketing practitioners to deliver 4 days of educational sessions and training workshops. From Data-Driven Marketing to Social, Mobile, Display, Search and Email, the comprehensive agenda will help you maximize your marketing efforts and ROI. Register today!

Recommend this story

comments powered by Disqus