|“||The Internet says Hello!||”|
— fetchandretrieve.com slogan
fetchandretrieve.com is an internet company which is part of the Person of Interest universe, located in New York City. It is one of several businesses that appear frequently and have become reliable in-universe brands.
Finch refers to fetchandretrieve.com as one of the hottest internet companies in the world that owns the most valuable search algorithms in the industry. He uses the search engine frequently to look up information about people or locations. Similar to other known search engines, fetchandretrieve.com offers a number of search features, such as image and news search, and an online map.
The company works with many advertisers, such as Aberox (antidepressants) and QualCash (loans).
VAL (Voice Activated Lookup) is one of fetchandretrieve.com's products. It is a personal assistant on smartphones that enables users to search the internet by simply speaking their question into the phone. According to CEO Lauren Buchanan, VAL is the most accurate and the most popular voice-activated search app in the country.
CTO Calvin Mazer planned to use VAL's algorithm to shape the emotions of millions of users in order to turn fetchandretrieve.com into one of the most powerful advertising and content delivery platforms in the world.
- "The Following" - Used on a laptop in the Korban compound
- “Legacy” - Reese used it to find out more about Nathan Ingram.
- “Prisoner's Dilemma”
- “One Percent”
- “Reasonable Doubt”
- “Nautilus” - Finch used the map feature of fetchandretrieve.com to find out where a new POI is headed.
- “Control-Alt-Delete” - Samaritan presents a recent POI's search history on fetchandretrieve.com.
- The domain name fetchandretrieve.com is registered to Warner Bros.
- "fetch and retrieve" alludes to "Finch and Reese"
- "fetchandretrieve.com" has also appeared in FOX's "The Following".