GridSearch is a novel method of quickly finding what you want within video files using thumbnails.
It is patented in numerous countries*.

GridSearch works by giving the user a number of thumbnails from within a video file that they wish to search through. By giving the user control over whether they zoom in further or scroll through the video, GridSearch rapidly allows the user to get to the portion of the video that they require.

The user interface is unique in that it works well with remote controls, game controllers, smartphones and tablets, and can also be controlled using voice.

The applications where it is useful are numerous.  For example:-
apps for OTT television content, video editing, CCTV viewing…

The number of potential implementations are too many to list.

Apply for a trial app on iPhone, iPad or Apple TV

*Patents granted in USA, China, Japan, South Korea, Australia, Austria, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom. Patents pending in Canada and India.