blinx Adds MTV Networks Content

blinx.tv earlier this week said they’d inked a deal with MTV Networks to make searchable through their video search engine programming from various MTV properties. The full slate of MTV programming should be available through the blinx Web site now.

Under the terms of the deal, the two companies said, video programming from MTV properties CMT, Comedy Central, Logo, MTV and VH1 will be searchable through via the blinx engine, which uses voice recognition technology to index and transcribe content. Examples of shows which are searchable include CMT’s “CMT Insider,” Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,” Logo’s “Noah’s Arc,” MTV’s “Real World: Key West,” and VH1’s “Web Junk 20”.

“We are delighted to be working with MTV Networks,” said Suranga Chandratillake, blinx founder and CTO in a statement, “This agreement represents another step forward in making culturally relevant programming even more accessible on the Web, allowing audiences to find and watch inspiring entertainment as well as create their own at www.blinkx.tv’s site.”.

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