blinkx today announced new partnerships with the NBC Digital Health Network, icyou, and PreOp.com.
Hundreds of medical and health-related clips are now easily accessible at www.blinkx.com. Leveraging its unique AdHoc platform, blinkx will also place contextually relevant advertising against these videos.
Visitors to www.blinkx.com will now be able to find simple answers to all their medical questions. From the NBC Digital Health Network's original health-related footage from across NBC, to icyou's healthcare video from certified medical professionals and PreOp.com's explanations of complex medical procedures, users will be able to find all the health information they're looking for at blinkx.
"With so many people turning their attention online to research personal health, we're happy to add so much informative medical content to our index," said Suranga Chandratillake, CEO and founder, blinkx. "We think health enthusiasts and hypochondriacs alike will find this type of video content extremely useful."
"We're dedicated to providing viewers with the most credible health information possible," said John G. Samellas, CEO, MedSelfEd. "blinkx's innovative technology allows us to share our trustworthy clips with more people than ever before, enabling us to increase health awareness across the globe. We're pleased to partner with blinkx!"
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 530 partners and indexed over 35 million hours of video and audio content to date.