SOURCE: GoFish Technologies, Inc.

July 25, 2005 11:00 ET

GoFish and FatLens Integrate Search Technology to Deliver Digital Media and Ticket Search Services to Consumers

SAN FRANCISCO, CA and MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 25, 2005 -- GoFish Technologies, a leader in multimedia search, and FatLens (www.fatlens.com) today announced that the FatLens event ticket shopping search capability is now an integrated part of the GoFish digital media search platform. With over 30 million digital media files and counting, the licensing agreement extends the GoFish digital media search and discovery platform for consumers to include concert event schedules and ticket availability information provided by FatLens.

"The GoFish media search platform is all about providing the most comprehensive view of all relevant and available multimedia online," said Michael Downing, co-founder and CEO of GoFish Technologies. "FatLens is the only search engine that helps the growing population of online ticket buyers take the work out of searching and comparison shopping across the multitude of ticket sales sites. By enabling a transaction on GoFish, concerts or events related to specific multimedia becomes a natural extension of our model and one we will be pursuing aggressively through our relationship with FatLens."

"GoFish is a rich and comprehensive site for finding downloadable media from all over the Web," said Nanda Kishore, CEO of FatLens. "With the integration of concert schedules and ticket availability, GoFish is now a complete resource for music lovers, allowing them to easily find the best concert tickets for their favorite artists."

FatLens event ticket search is available now for consumers at www.gofish.com. This service integrated with the GoFish digital media search platform can also be found at portals like IceRocket.com, StartNow.com, and a9.com who license the GoFish search platform to provide visibility across all commercially available digital media downloads including music, movies, music videos, ring tones, mobile games, and PC games.

About GoFish Technologies, Inc.

San Francisco-based GoFish Technologies, Inc. (www.gofish.com) is the industry leader in online multimedia search. GoFish has mapped the largest single searchable universe of digital media downloads spanning the categories of audio, video, mobile content, and games. By developing proprietary search algorithms, hosting regular updates, and offering partners access via an open API, GoFish has built the industry-leading solution for search and discovery across the rapidly expanding landscape of online multimedia content.

About FatLens

FatLens is the Web's most powerful shopping search engine designed to make shopping for tickets easy and fast. The FatLens shopping search engine helps consumers find the best bargains and the largest selection of products available all across the Web through patent-pending search technology. FatLens is initially focused on making shopping for tickets to concerts, sporting events, theatre performances and family shows, simple and efficient. In the coming months, the FatLens shopping search engine will deliver the same comprehensive and relevant search experience for many more e-commerce categories. For more information on FatLens, please visit the company's Web site at www.fatlens.com.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Kryssa Guntrum
    For FatLens Inc.
    212.445.8110
    Email Contact

    David T. Oro
    For GoFish Technologies, Inc.
    415.885.9898
    Email Contact