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September 18, 2020Global Legal Chronicle

Red Ventures' $500 Million Acquisition of CNET Media Group

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Charlotte area firm strikes $500M deal with ViacomCBS

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September 15, 2020Martech News

Digital Experience Leader Red Ventures to Acquire CNET Media

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September 14, 2020Channel News

Network 10 Owners Drop $1.78 Billion On Sale Of Struggling CNet Tech Site

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August 18, 2020Talking Biz News

ViacomCBS in talks to sell CNET for $500 million

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Building CNET one person at a time - CNET

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September 27, 2017PR Newswire

CNET en Español Honors the Top 20 Most Influential Latinos in Technology

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September 18, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

CNET en Español Names Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure Top 20 Most Influential Latinos in Technology

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August 17, 2015RELEASEWIRE

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March 2, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

Bluetooth SIG Announces Bluetooth Breakthrough Award Winners

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CNET is a media platform that publishes reviews, news, articles, podcasts, and videos on technology and consumer electronics. CNET was founded in 1994. CNET's headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, USA 94105. CNET's President & CEO, Ma...


CNET's President & CEO, Marc DeBevoise, currently has an approval rating of 82%. CNET's primary competitors are Verge, TNW & TechCrunch, Inc..


Frequently Asked Questions about CNET

  1. When was CNET founded?

    CNET was founded in 1994
  2. Who is CNET's CEO?

    CNET's CEO is Marc DeBevoise
  3. How much revenue does CNET generate?

    CNET generates $200M in revenue
  4. How much funding does CNET have?

    CNET has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is CNET's headquarters?

    CNET's headquarters is in San Francisco California, USA
  2. How many employees does CNET have?

    CNET has 980 employees
  3. Who are CNET's competitors?

    CNET's top competitors are Verge, TNW, TechCrunch, Inc.