RhythmOne

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RhythmOne plc, previously known as Blinkx, and also known as RhythmOne Group, is a digital advertising technology company that owns and operates the web properties AllMusic, AllMovie, and SideReel.wikipedia
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Suranga Chandratillake

In 2004, Suranga Chandratillake, former US chief technology officer of Autonomy Corporation, founded Blinkx as a toolbar for web search, specializing in video.
Suranga Chandratillake (born October 1977 in Kandy, Sri Lanka ) is the founder and former CEO of blinkx, the San Francisco-based video search and advertising company which later became RhythmOne.

Video search engine

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In December 2004, Blinkx launched an audio and video search engine.

HP Autonomy

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In 2004, Suranga Chandratillake, former US chief technology officer of Autonomy Corporation, founded Blinkx as a toolbar for web search, specializing in video.
May 2007: After exercising an option to buy a stake in technology start up Blinkx Inc, and combining it with its consumer division, Autonomy floated Blinkx on a valuation of $250 million.

Zango (company)

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In April 2009, Blinkx acquired some of the assets of the bankrupt Zango company under its Pinball Corporation subsidiary.
A spokesman for video search engine company Blinkx said that although Blinkx had purchased some of Zango's technical assets such as servers, Zango was shut down after the consortium foreclosed.

YuMe

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In September 2017, RhythmOne acquired YuMe Inc. for $185 million.
In September 2017, YuMe Inc was acquired by San Francisco ad tech company RhythmOne LLC for $185 million.

Tremor International

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In April 2019, RhythmOne was acquired by Taptica International, an advertising technology company headquartered in Israel.
In February 2019 Taptica merged with RhythmOne.

AllMusic

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RhythmOne plc, previously known as Blinkx, and also known as RhythmOne Group, is a digital advertising technology company that owns and operates the web properties AllMusic, AllMovie, and SideReel.
As of 2015, AllMusic is owned by RhythmOne.

AllMovie

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RhythmOne plc, previously known as Blinkx, and also known as RhythmOne Group, is a digital advertising technology company that owns and operates the web properties AllMusic, AllMovie, and SideReel.
, AllMovie.com and the AllMovie consumer brand are owned by RhythmOne.

All Music Guide to the Blues

RhythmOne also produces the AllMusic guide series that includes the All Music Guide to Jazz and the All Music Guide to the Blues.
All Music Guide to the Blues: The Definitive Guide to the Blues is a non-fiction, encyclopedic referencing of blues music compiled under the direction of All Media Guide.

Ann Arbor, Michigan

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All Media Network offices were located in San Francisco, California, and Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, and several other locations across the country.
Websites and online media companies in or near the city include All Media Guide, the Weather Underground, and Zattoo.

TiVo Corporation

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Macrovision (now TiVo) announced on November 6, 2007 that it had agreed to purchase All Media Guide for a reported $102 million; $72 million in cash was paid up front, and $30 million in contingent payments were made one year later.
The company also bought two companies providing entertainment metadata: All Media Guide on November 6, 2007, and substantially all the assets of Muze, Inc. on April 15, 2009.

SideReel

Sidereel.com
RhythmOne plc, previously known as Blinkx, and also known as RhythmOne Group, is a digital advertising technology company that owns and operates the web properties AllMusic, AllMovie, and SideReel.
In July 2013, Rovi spun off SideReel, along with AllGame, AllMovie, AllMusic, and Celebified, as All Media Network; the company's owners includes the original founders of SideReel and Ackrell Capital investor Mike Ackrell.

Israel

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In April 2019, RhythmOne was acquired by Taptica International, an advertising technology company headquartered in Israel.

Internet video

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Blinkx was named after blinkx.com, an Internet Media platform that connects online video viewers with publishers and distributors, using advertising to monetize those interactions.

Web search engine

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Blinkx has an index of over 35 million hours of video and 800 media partnerships, as well as 111 patents related to the site's search engine technology, which is known as CORE.

RSS

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In July 2005, Blinkx launched SmartFeed, an RSS web feed for video links.

Web feed

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In July 2005, Blinkx launched SmartFeed, an RSS web feed for video links.

Microsoft

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In October 2006, Microsoft Corp. agreed to use Blinkx technology to power the video search on some parts of its MSN service and Live.com.

MSN

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In October 2006, Microsoft Corp. agreed to use Blinkx technology to power the video search on some parts of its MSN service and Live.com.

Bing (search engine)

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In October 2006, Microsoft Corp. agreed to use Blinkx technology to power the video search on some parts of its MSN service and Live.com.

Lycos

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Other sites it powers include Lycos, InfoSpace, the RealPlayer and parts of AOL.

Blucora

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Other sites it powers include Lycos, InfoSpace, the RealPlayer and parts of AOL.

RealPlayer

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Other sites it powers include Lycos, InfoSpace, the RealPlayer and parts of AOL.

AOL

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Other sites it powers include Lycos, InfoSpace, the RealPlayer and parts of AOL.

Targeted advertising

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In April 2010, the company launched behavioral targeting through Blinkx AdHoc.