Blinkx Video Screensaver – Watch News Videos on the Desktop

Written by Amit Agarwal on Mar 19, 2008

download video screensaverBlinkx, a company that develops one of the best video search engines on the web, has released a new Video Screensaver that can play breaking news video clips from premium sources while your computer screen is idle.

Internally named Project Stetson, this Blinkx video screensaver also comes as a desktop application so you can watch the latest news videos or any specific videos even while using the PC.

The screensaver software is available for download at It’s a mere 1.7 MB in size.

Blinkx Video Screensaver is supported only on Windows XP and won’t run on Windows Vista machines.

If you are set this as a default screensaver in your Office desktop, Rafe Needleman has some advice – “I set up the Blinkx Beat screensaver and then got called off to a meeting. The video popped on to my screen, with audio, distracting and disturbing co-workers.”

Related: Turn Personal Videos into a Screensaver

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