blinkx Partners with KoldCast TV for Original Programming

          blinkx Partners with KoldCast TV for Original Programming

Over 225 professionally produced series, from nail-biting thrillers to
sidesplitting comedies, are now available at

PR Newswire

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 8, 2013

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan.8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --blinkx, the world's largest and
most advanced video search engine, today announced a partnership with KoldCast
TV, an international television network of original entertainment programming,
to give blinkx users access to premium Internet television series, short films
and documentaries. Leveraging its unique AdHoc platform, blinkx will place
contextually relevant advertising against these videos and share resulting
revenue with KoldCast TV.

Largely created by independent television producers and filmmakers from around
the world, and all a result of highly selective programming choices, KoldCast
TV's episodic shows span every genre from family-friendly kid shows to
immersive sci-fi adventures. With top shows like Stuck: The Chronicles of
David Rea, Hipsterhood, Malice, Clutch, Ruby Skye P.I. and The Marriage
Counselor among their 225+ original series, KoldCast continually introduces
the best of independent television programming to entertainment viewers. By
partnering with blinkx, KoldCast TV's impressive roster of professionally
produced series will be simple to search and discover, giving a broad new
audience seeking high-quality programming access to hundreds of exciting new

"As consumers turn more frequently to the Web for their video entertainment,
there is a growing demand for high-quality, TV-style content," said Julia
Blystone, chief marketing officer, blinkx. "Through this partnership with
KoldCast TV we are able to provide our audience, which has come to expect
professional level entertainment, with fantastic original programming to watch
whenever and wherever they choose."

"Whether through Connected TV's and mobile devices or our relationships with
broadcast and cable TV networks, we are always seeking out new ways to reach
the broadest possible audience with the shows we are so proud of," said David
S. Samuels, CEO, KoldCast TV. "blinkx, already known for featuring
professionally produced content from across the Web, is a natural fit for
furthering our online distribution. Its advanced search capabilities will
allow fans of particular series or genres to easily discover the kind of shows
they will love."

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 signed more
than 800 partners and indexed over 35 million hours of video and audio content
to date.

About blinkx

blinkx plc (LSE AIM: BLNX) is the world's largest and most advanced video
search engine. Today, blinkx has indexed more than 35 million hours of audio,
video, viral and TV content, and made it fully searchable and available on
demand. blinkx's founders set out to solve a significant challenge – the
growing amount of TV and user-generated content on the Web means keyword-based
search technologies only scratch the surface. blinkx's patented search
technologies listen to—and even see—video on the Web, helping users enjoy a
breadth and accuracy of search results not available elsewhere. In addition,
blinkx powers the video search for many of the world's most frequented sites.
blinkx is based in San Francisco and London. More information is available at

About KoldCast Entertainment Media

KoldCast Entertainment Media, LLC is an entertainment licensing,
representation, distribution, production, and marketing company specializing
in television properties, which includes original episodic programming
developed for Internet and linear television as well as documentaries and
short films produced by filmmakers from around the world. KoldCast TV, a
division of KoldCast Entertainment Media, is an international television
network which distributes programming to entertainment consumers around the
world via (1) the KoldCast TV Network site, found at, (2)
dedicated KoldCast Channels on set-top boxes, connected/smart TV's and mobile
devices, and (3) unique strategic relationships with broadcast and cable TV
networks and other television distribution venues around the world. More
information is available at

SOURCE blinkx

Contact: Press Contacts for blinkx, Tim Turpin, Sparkpr, +1-415-321-1894,; Nicole Love, Marlin PR, +44 207 869 8328,; Charles Lytle, Christopher Wren, Citigroup Global Markets
Ltd, NOMAD and Broker for blinkx plc +44 207 986 4000; Press Contact for
KoldCast TV, MediaInquiries@KoldCast.TV
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