New York, NY (PRWEB) August 6, 2007
Dailymotion, the world's largest independent video sharing site, today announced the availability of an iPhone-compatible version of the popular site, available at http://iphone.dailymotion.com. The new portal features a simplified graphic user interface as well as Quicktime-compatible encoding, both facilitating the viewing of Dailymotion's high-quality online video entertainment directly through the device's Safari web browser.
The new site retains popular Dailymotion functionality including easy access to featured and top-rated content as well as to Dailymotion channels, recently-added videos and contributions from the MotionMaker program that identifies and rewards outstanding contributors to the Dailymotion creative community. Users may also perform keyword searches for the site's original and licensed entertainment. Results appear as thumbnail images, each featuring a Play icon that can be tapped on the iPhone's touch screen to launch the video in full-screen view.
"Dailymotion is committed to providing the best entertainment experience possible," said ailymotion Co-founder and CTO Olivier Poitrey. "The launch of the iPhone portal is both a continuance and a reinforcement of our goal to bring our superior video content and viewing technology to new devices and broader audiences." The iPhone-friendly Dailymotion site can be accessed at
A top 50 website worldwide (source: Alexa), Dailymotion is the world's largest independent provider of premium user generated and licensed online video entertainment. Every day, 20,000 new videos are uploaded into Dailymotion's global network of localized video entertainment sites, where a programming team turns the user generated and licensed content into a high quality, entertainment experience for the 4.7 million daily visitors. Using the most advanced technology for both users and content creators, Dailymotion provides a high quality video in a fast, easy to use Web site that also automatically filters infringing material. Dailymotion's mission is to provide the best possible entertainment experience for users and the best business experience for content