Features include expanded search functions.

Online video-on-demand service CinemaNow launched a new version of its Web site today (July 19). Updates to the service include a dedicated area for content for portable media devices, a new music video section and a recommendation engine.

CinemaNow, whose investors include Lions Gate Entertainment, Microsoft and Blockbuster, also reports that the site is now easier to navigate and includes expanded search functions.

The site offers a content library of more than 7,500 titles. CinemaNow users can obtain content by renting or buying, and can also have unlimited access through a subscription program.