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By BFilmFan ·
Did CNet just buy TechRepublic?

It was a bit disconcerting to see what looked like spam in my inbox, till I realized it was a peer contact....

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Just now noticed?

by willcomp In reply to CNet

Since I've been around TR, it has been a part of the cNet/ZDNet empire. Glad to enlighten you Jawja boys.


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They alwasy have

by Oz_Media In reply to CNet

CNET has always owned ZDNet and TR from what I know. I had a bit of a go with CNet some time ago about copyrights on TR.

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by Packratt In reply to They alwasy have

I think I remember a time when TR was more closely associated with Gartner than ZDNET, then was bought by ZDNet, then by CNET by proxy when they bought Ziff Davis.

Of course, I may be entirely wrong as I don't follow too closely the flow of what conglomerate devours which at any given point.

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Since 2001

by sMoRTy71 In reply to CNet

We have been a part of CNET since early in 2001.

The issue with the peer contact stuff will hopefully be resolved so that it is clearer who is sending you the e-mail.

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