blinkx : a great video platform

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Blinkx is one of the most advanced search engines . It is a kind of online tv where the best videos are accessible at a single click . blinkx uses a “ unique combination of patented conceptual search, speech recognition and video analysis software to efficiently, automatically and accurately find and qualify online video “.

Some features of Blinkx

The following are some of the important features that Blinkx offers to its users :
  • It is completely free
  • It delivers efficient and accurate video search results
  • Search for videos using a sophisticated search bar
  • You can create video playlist and personalize it
  • You can build a customized Video Wall for your blog or MySpace page
  • You can activate Safe Search option to filter adult content
  • It allows you to submit your content through the “ submitt RSS “ button
  • It has a preview option of 10 to 30 seconds video clip that gives the user an idea of what the video is all about before you start viewing it .

What does Blinkx offer for education

Blinkx has a special category for education videos . Head over to Blinkx main page and click on education tab and a list of videos will show up , browse through them and choose the one you like.
There are also many other things to discover once you visit Blinks page .I hope you would like it .
That’s it about blinkx : a great video platform

Here are all the educative web2.0 tools i have covered so far in this blog .I have organized them into different categories , select the category you want and explore the tools

  1. Presentation/Mapping Tools
  2. Organizing / Collaborative Tools
  3. Google / ResearchTools
  4. Audio/Image/Music Tools
  5. Converting/Writing/Storytelling Tools
  6. Video Tools
  7. Teacher Resources
  8. Best of The Rest