blinkx and NBX Sports Content Deal
"The video search engine Blinkx is announcing a partnership today with the sports entertainment company NBX. As part of the deal, Blinx will index “hundreds of hours” of sports clips from NBX, meaning that you can search for them at Blinx.com. NBX covers football, baseball, college basketball, hockey and other sports, providing commentary from former sports stars. They’re announcing the partnership in time for the Superbowl, and the plan is to provide pre- and post-game commentary and highlights."
blinkx press release:
"blinkx, the world's largest video search engine, today announced a partnership with NBX, an online sports entertainment company. blinkx will index hundreds of hours of NBX's sports highlights and analysis and make it easily searchable at www.blinkx.com.
"We are delighted to partner with blinkx to offer users a superior online video experience," said Tobey Corey, CEO and Chairman of NBX.com. "With blinkx' s powerful search technology, NBX is able to give sports junkies informative video content that is readily accessible and intuitively organized.""We are thrilled to partner with NBX especially since the Superbowl is only weeks away," said Suranga Chandratillake, CTO and founder of blinkx. "Through this partnership, our users will be able to find the best pre- and post-game game commentary and highlights."