blinkx and Gong Team on Anime
Created 11/02/2007 - 00:00
Video search engine blinkx has announced a partnership with GONG, the first international on-demand, online anime channel in Europe and North America. Under the terms of the agreement, blinkx will transcribe and index video content from GONG, making it easier for users to find the best in Japanese anime, including sci-fi, horror, heroic fantasy and epic space opera content. Currently available online and direct to a variety of devices, including computers, mobile phones and MP3 devices, GONG also offers on-demand access to unique Animitles, trailers, wallpapers, news, alerts and free podcasts.
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 18 million 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.