Company Overview

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Status:
Acquired by CBS
Founded:
1993
Founders:
Shelby Bonnie, Halsey Minor, Kevin Wendle
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
Categories:
Blogging Platforms, Media, Reviews and Recommendations, See All (5)

CNET Networks is an online media company operating several websites, distributing video content, and maintaining a blog network.

Description

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CNET Networks was a publicly-held online media company with a focus on technology. It was acquired by CBS in 2008 and was later merged with the existing CBS Interactive unit. The company remains headquartered in San Francisco, CA, and maintains offices in numerous countries, including Australia, UK, France, China, Korea, and Japan.

CNET Networks owned many popular websites, including CNET.com, News.com, ZDNet.com, MP3.com, and Download.com. It also created and distributed video content under its CNET TV brand, and maintained a blog network including notable bloggers such as Marc Andreessen and Mark Cuban.

Notable Acquisitions

CNET Networks was acquired by CBS in... See More

Current Team (13)

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Investments (1)

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Products (3)

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    News.com

    News.com was added to CrunchBase in 2007
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    CNET Reviews

    CNET Reviews was added to CrunchBase in 2007
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    Download.com

    Download.com was added to CrunchBase in 2007

Acquisitions (4)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Office

    San Francisco, CA

    USA