blinkx partners with Diagonal View for digital video content


blinkx announced a partnership with Diagonal View. From
their first video of the world’s largest kebab to footage of Angelina Jolie on the
red carpet in 2011, viewers everywhere can now watch Diagonal View’s
professionally produced content at blinkx.



Leveraging its unique AdHoc platform,
blinkx will also place contextually relevant advertising against the videos and
share resulting advertising revenue with Diagonal View.


Through this partnership, blinkx viewers will have access
to more than 5,500 videos from Diagonal View across six channels:


Diagonal View
appeals to young men with a sense of fun and adventure. Whether it’s a robot
playing a violin, a guy jumping over a charging bull or a man with 82 Julia
Roberts tattoos, you’ll find it here.


All Time 10s features top 10 lists of absolutely
everything. From famous prison breaks to 10 things that could end the world,
the channel serves up interesting, bizarre and amusing facts.


U-Zoo is the home of funny, strange and curious stories
about pets and animals. From canines on the catwalk, to baby polar bears, or
penguins with prosthetic beaks, you’ll find a host of animal antics.


The Label is where style mavens head to find the latest
catwalk news, fashion trends and designer looks.



Premium snackable videos remain incredibly popular on
the Web and we’re delighted to offer Diagonal View’s high quality content on blinkx,”
said Julia Blystone, chief marketing officer, blinkx. The diversity of
entertainment that can be found across the six channels means there’s something
for all of our users.”



Diagonal View is committed to producing entertaining
video content that can be enjoyed by viewers everywhere,” said Jimmy Butchart,
senior vice president, Diagonal View. The partnership with blinkx allows us to
continue growing our reach, and make our fresh and original content available
to a global audience.”



As the pioneer in video search technology, blinkx has
built a reputation as the smartest way to find rich media on the Web. The
company has made more than 720 partners and indexed over 35 million hours of
video and audio content to date.



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