blinkx Signs Content Agreement With Revver

Apr 04, 2006

blinkx has announced a content partnership with Revver Inc., a service that allows video creators to distribute, track, and monetize their original videos anywhere online. Under the terms of the agreement, blinkx will index Revver content in multiple formats, so that users can search for and view Revver content directly from users will now have access to user-generated content from Revver, and Revver's creators will have access to blinkx's online viewers. Revver appends ads to videos, allowing video creators and owners to earn money when viewers click on the ads. Revver content will be available and searchable on blinkx. 

blinkx uses speech recognition technology to automatically index and transcribe Revver content, which will play back through the player. blinkx supports multiple file formats, so users can view Revver content on full screen playback mode or upload Revver content through RSS, ATOM feeds, and iTunes Video iPod or other portable media player.