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Oct 31 2017

A Fast and More Flexible Way to Deliver Rich Information to Your Shoppers

CNET ContentCast is excited to announce the launch of Feature Icons - an innovative way of servi..


Jul 16 2017

Use HotSpot Product Links to Interactively Up-sell Product Accessories

As a brand, do you offer an end-to-end solution for your customers? Would you like to ..


Jun 25 2017

ContentCast Product Update - SKU Versioning

Never lose track of your changes with our recently launched SKU Versioning feature. Are you ..


Jun 18 2017

CNET Editorial Content Now Available for Syndication in AU

Display CNET expert reviews and help consumers make their purchasing decisions. 63% of cons..


May 21 2017

ContentCast and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise Partner for Global Content Syndication

Increase Engagement and Attach Rates on Hewlett Packard Enterprise Products “A positive bus..


May 04 2017

Increase Engagement with Video Backgrounds

ContentCast launches capability to upload Videos as Backgrounds On average, videos within i..


Oct 18 2016

ChannelOnline Receives ASCII Cup Silver Medal

San Francisco, October 19, 2016 – CNET ChannelOnline, the web-based quoting and proposal softwar..


Sep 20 2016

Microsoft Expands Their DCCN Syndication Platform Powered by CNET Content Solutions

As of September 30, 2016, Microsoft’s RTG (Ready to Go) web content syndication service is ..


Jun 20 2016

CNET Content Solutions Receives U.S. Patent for Building Online Product Finders

San Francisco, CA – 2016 – CNET Content Solutions (CCS), the global leader in the exchange of pr..


Apr 25 2016

CNET ContentCast Adds HotSpot Functionality to Inline Content

San Francisco, April 26, 2016 – CNET Content Solutions has announced that hotspot functionality ..


Mar 29 2016

New Features and Enhancements for CNET ContentCast Inline Content

San Francisco, March 30, 2016 – CNET ContentCast has recently released some new features in its ..


Mar 06 2016

ChannelOnline Announces Advanced Sales Training Event

San Francisco, March 7, 2016 – ChannelOnline, CNET Content Solutions’ web-based quoting and proc..


Jan 19 2016

Lenovo Recommends Cross-Sell Program Now Available with CNET ContentCast

San Francisco, January 20, 2016 – CNET Content Solutions and Lenovo are excited to announc..


Dec 02 2015

CNET ContentCast Feature Updates for 2016

San Francisco, December 3, 2015 – CNET ContentCast launches big feature updates for a head start..


Nov 24 2015

Costco Canada Integrates CNET ContentCast Inline Content in Time for Black Friday

San Francisco, CA, November 25, 2015 – CNET Content Solutions is happy to announce that rich Son..


Sep 22 2015

CNET ContentCast Releases Office 2016 Logo Service

September 23, 2015 – CNET Content Solutions has released the newest edition to its ContentCast L..


Aug 11 2015

CNET Content Solutions’ Office and Server Logo Programs Now Support Dynamic Pricing

San Francisco, CA, August 12, 2015 – CNET Content Solutions has developed their Logo programs fo..


Jul 08 2015

CNET Content Solutions Launches "Premium Content Service"

CNET Content Solutions, the leading provider of e-commerce product content, data and solutions, ..


Jun 30 2015

ChannelOnline Awarded in the ChannelPro Network’s Best Quoting Solution Category

San Francisco, CA, July 2015 – ChannelOnline receives the Silver medal in the Managed Services–B..


May 25 2015

Stibo Systems Partners with CNET Content Solutions to Offer the STEP-DataSource Connector

Stibo Systems, a leading supplier of Product Information Management (PIM) and Master Data Manage..


Apr 29 2015

CNET Content Solutions and Microsoft Release the Xbox Live Logo Program

In continuing to strengthen their partnership, CNET Content Solutions and Microsoft have release..


Mar 10 2015

ContentCast Quarterly Newsletter

The ContentCast Quarterly Newsletter is your source for all updates about the CNET ContentCast p..


Feb 24 2015

CNET Content Solutions Works with Spanish Customer MediaMarkt to Provide Best Results for Microsoft

The Microsoft Office Logo Program has been a popular service since its release in 2008. The prog..


Jan 27 2015

Retailers Across Europe Onboard CNET's EU Energy Logo Program

January 2015 - While EU ecommerce sites strive to comply with EU Energy Commission policy, many ..


Nov 06 2014

ChannelOnline 6.3 Increases Efficiency for Invoicing and Service & Labor Processing

Released on November 7, 2014, ChannelOnline 6.3 improves upon its already robust feature set. Am..


Sep 14 2014

CNET Content Solutions Partner Micro Center Activates Inline Content for all Manufacturers

Inline Content for all CNET Content Solutions ContentCast manufacturers is now displaying on Mic..


Aug 10 2014

CNET Content Solutions and Hewlett Packard Launch the HP Recommends Program with CNET Logo Service

CNET Content Solutions has launched the HP Recommends Program. This program, sponsored by Hewlet..


Jul 31 2014

ChannelOnline Releases Version 6.2, Improving upon its Already Extensive Feature Set

ChannelOnline 6.2 was released on August 1, 2014. Updated roughly four times a year, ChannelOnli..


Jun 30 2014

CNET Logo Service Launches in Taiwan

CNET Logo Service is now displaying Microsoft Office Logo Program on the Taiwanese site, Weblink..


May 28 2014

ChannelOnline Nominated in Eight Categories at ASCII's Recent Member Event

San Francisco, May 29, 2014 - ChannelOnline™ - Sales Quoting Application, Procurement, and..


Apr 17 2014

ChannelOnline 6.1 Introduces Proposal Builder with eSignature

On Friday, April 18, 2014, CNET Content Solutions released ChannelOnline 6.1. ChannelOnline, the..


Dec 03 2013

DataSource 6.1 Expands Catalog Coverage and Offers Logo Image Options

December 4, 2013 - CNET Content Solutions has released version 6.1 of their flagship product Dat..


Nov 01 2013

New Document Template Designer is Included in ChannelOnline 6.0.5

On Saturday, November 2, 2013, CNET Content Solutions released ChannelOnline 6.0.5. ChannelOnlin..


Oct 31 2013

CNET Content Solutions Receives Honors in Internet Retailers Top Tech 2014

November 2013 – CNET Content Solutions took top honors in three categories of Internet Retailer'..


Aug 15 2013

ChannelOnline 6.0 Brings Business Process Improvements and New Suppliers

On Friday, August 16, 2013, ChannelOnline, a CNET Content Solutions product, rolled out version ..


Jul 18 2013

CNET ContentCast Enhances Microsoft DCCN 2.0

Microsoft DCCN, July 19, 2013 - In partnership with Microsoft Corporation, one of the world’s le..


Jul 17 2013

CNET Content Solutions Releases DataSource 6.0

July 18, 2013 - With DataSource 6.0 comes the official announcement of CNET Content Solutions' n..


Apr 04 2013

ChannelOnline 5.9 Release Includes the Ability to Merge Quotes

On Friday, April 5, 2013, ChannelOnline, a CNET Content Solutions product, released version 5.9,..


Sep 06 2012

ChannelOnline 5.8 Release Brings New Custom Dashboard Features

On Friday, September 7, 2012, ChannelOnline, a CNET Content Solutions product, released version ..


May 30 2012

CNET Content Solutions Releases DataSource 5.2

May 31, 2012 - We are pleased to announce the release of DataSource 5.2 on May 31, 2012. DataSou..


May 10 2012

LeaseStation, ChannelOnline Announce Enhancements to the VAR Leasing Program

May 11, 2012 (Tempe, AZ) LeaseStation, an IT equipment finance company, and CNET Content Solutio..





Dec 01 2011

ChannelOnline 5.6 Release Brings Users More Custom Features

On Friday, December 2, 2011, ChannelOnline, a CNET Content Solutions product, released version 5..


Oct 20 2011

CNET Content Solutions Expands Guided Selling Portfolio with Product Finders

October 21, 2011 - Irvine, CA - CNET Content Solutions (CCS), a division of CBS Interactive, lau..


Aug 09 2011

CNET Content Solutions Powers Microsoft's New Digital Marketing Platform

August 10, 2011 (San Francisco, CA) CNET Content Solutions (CCS), a division of CBS Interactive,..


Jul 28 2011

CNET Content Solutions Releases ChannelOnline 5.5

On Friday, July 29, 2011, CNET Content Solutions released the latest update to ChannelOnline, th..


Jun 28 2011

Newegg Partners with CNET Content Solutions for Aftermarket Merchandising Solutions

June 29, 2011 (San Francisco, CA) Newegg Inc. has entered a two-year partnership with CNET Conte..


Dec 09 2010

Mal De Silva joins the European Enterprise Sales Team at CNET Content Solutions

December 10, 2010 (Vevey, Switzerland) - CNET Content Solutions (CCS), a division of CBS Interac..


Aug 29 2010

CNET Content Solutions Launches TV Product Finder

August 30, 2010 (San Francisco, CA) - CNET Content Solutions unveils a new Product Finders platf..


Aug 23 2010

CNET Content Solutions Releases DataSource 4.3

We are pleased to announce the release of DataSource™ 4.3 on August 24, 2010. DataSource i..


Jun 20 2010

CNET Content Solutions Teams with Lenovo to Syndicate Content Worldwide

June 21, 2010 (San Francisco, CA) CNET Content Solutions, a division of CBS Interactive, has tea..


Apr 07 2010

CNET Content Solutions Releases ChannelOnline 5.4

On Friday April 8th, 2010 CNET Content Solutions released the latest update to ChannelOnline, th..


Mar 25 2010

CNET Content Solutions Releases ChannelOnline 5.2

On Friday, March 26, 2010, CNET Content Solutions released the latest update to ChannelOnline, t..


Jan 21 2010

I-COM Software and CNET Content Solutions Partner to Offer Rich Content Powered eShops

Paris, January 22, 2010 - CNET Content Solutions (CCS), a division of CBS Interactive, has signe..


Dec 13 2009

Languages Added to Windows 7 Logo Program

CNET Content Solutions is pleased to announce that "Compatible with Windows 7" hovers are now av..


Oct 31 2009

Niall O'Gorman joins CNET Content Solutions as European Vice-President of Sales & Operations

November 1, 2009 - CNET Content Solutions (CCS), a division of CBS Interactive - the world's lea..


Oct 26 2009

CNET Content Solutions Releases DataSource 4.1

We are pleased to announce the release of DataSource™ 4.1 on October 27, 2009. DataSource ..


Aug 10 2009

Patent Infringement Lawsuit Update

CBS Interactive Inc. (formerly known as CNET Networks, Inc.) is pleased to announce that it has ..


Jul 23 2009

CNET Content Solutions Releases DataSource 4.0

Powering Web sites with the most comprehensive product information. We are pleased to announ..


May 14 2009

CNET Content Solutions Releases ChannelOnline 5.0

On Friday, May 15 CNET Content Solutions released the latest update to ChannelOnline, the leadin..


Nov 05 2008

CNET Announces CNET Content Solutions

Global Independent Content Provider for Manufacturers, Distributors and Retailers. SAN FRANC..


Sep 07 2008

CNET Channel Announces Green Data Support for Customers

We wanted to share some exciting news with you related to CNET Channel's support of Environmenta..


Apr 21 2008

SoftChoice Partners with CNET Channel

Read Press Release (http://www.softchoice.com/about/press/2008/169)..


Oct 08 2007

WYNIT chooses CNET Channel to provide product data solutions

CNET Channel's high-quality data selected to deliver solutions for leading national distributor ..


Aug 21 2007

CNET Channel Announces Its Collaboration with Microsoft to Bring the Windows Vista Logo Program to O

CNET Channel Offers New Services to Online Retailers Aimed at Increasing Customer Confidence and..


Jul 03 2007

CNET Channel Launches Partnership to Enhance Retail Solutions with Product Video

Collaborates with Flixmedia Ltd. to provide QuikClips. San Francisco, Calif. June 4, 2007 - ..


Jun 10 2007

CNET Channel's ChannelOnline Adds New Age Electronics as Its Newest Supported Supplier

Pre-configured Connectivity with New Age Electronics to Serve Office and Consumer Electronics Pr..


Jun 03 2007

CNET Channel Launches Partnership to Enhance Retail Solutions with Expert Product Reviews

Collaboration with independent global review aggregator alaTest.com empowers consumers to buy mo..


May 20 2007

CNET Channel to Exhibit at IRCE 2007

Emphasizes value as aggregator of best-of-breed content, rich media and e-commerce services. ..


May 13 2007

CNET Channel Enhances Customer Experience with TIBCO Software

Content solutions leader selects TIBCO to improve product content gathering, mapping and distrib..


Apr 29 2007

CNET Channel to Exhibit at TechSelect Partner Conference

Delivers best-of-breed content solutions to Tech Data's community of technology resellers. S..


Apr 23 2007

CNET Channel Appoints Jonathan Merrell Vice President of Product Management and Business Development

Leading Content Solution Provider Attracts E-Commerce Executive from Ingram Micro SAN FRANCI..


Mar 07 2007

Merchandising Study Shows 22% Increase in Accessory Revenue from "Intelligent" Cross-Selli

New E-Commerce Technology from CNET Channel Dynamically Selects and Explains Accessories for Pro..


Mar 05 2007

ChannelOnline Launches in Canada

CNET Channel Aligns with Ingram Micro, Tech Data and SYNNEX to Deliver Turn-key Solutions that A..


Feb 26 2007

CNET Channel Launches ChannelOnline for the Point-of-Sale (POS) and Data Capture Market

CNET Channel Collaborates with Ingram Micro® to Serve its Growing Data Capture/POS Division ..


Nov 09 2006

CNET Channel Launches ChannelOnline 4.6 Release

SAN FRANCISCO, CA November 10, 2006 - CNET Channel, a property of CNET Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: C..


Aug 10 2006

ChannelOnline Launches Version 4.5

SAN FRANCISCO, CA August 11, 2006 - CNET Channel, a property of CNET Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: CNE..


Feb 06 2006

Intelligent Merchandising Service Promises Smarter E-Commerce

Intelligent Merchandising Service Promises Smarter E-Commerce DEMO 2006, PHOENIX, Ariz., Feb..


Feb 02 2006

ChannelOnline and Ingram Micro Enter Agreement to Offer Sales and E-Commerce to Resellers Automation

SAN FRANCISCO, CA February 13, 2006 - CNET Channel™, a leading independent source of on-de..


Feb 02 2006

CNET Channel and DCI Form Partnership

Combined offerings create increased value of technology product content. Starnberg, GERMANY ..


Nov 14 2005

Plans to Improve its UNSPSC Classification Option Enables Support of Multiple UNPSC Versions

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - November 15, 2005 Striving to better serve our customer's needs, CNET Ch..


Oct 26 2005

CNET Channel Delivers Extensive Professional Photo & Video Catalog for the North American Market

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - October 27, 2005 Earlier this year, CNET Channel President Greg Mason co..


Oct 19 2005

CNET Channel Delivers Extensive White Goods Catalog for the European Market

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - October 20, 2005 Earlier this year, CNET Channel President Greg Mason co..


Jul 05 2005

CNET Channel Delivers Key Enhancements to its DataSource Solution

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - July 6, 2005 Earlier this year when CNET Channel President Greg Mason ad..


Jul 05 2005

CNET Channel Delivers Product Marketing Descriptions in Nordic Languages

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - October 18, 2005 Earlier this year, CNET Channel President Greg Mason co..


Jun 09 2005

CNET Channel Plans to Deliver Nordic Languages Product Marketing Descriptions

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - June 10, 2005 In an effort to enhance localized content for our DataSour..


Apr 17 2005

ChannelOnline 4.2 Release Supports Workflow, QuickBooks Integration, New Suppliers and More!

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - November 18, 2005 CNET Channel is pleased to announce our latest version..


Apr 13 2005

eBay France Selects CNET Channel to Optimize its Mobile Phone Category Auctions

CNET Channel delivers a complete and standardized mobile phone catalog that helps eBay.fr seller..


Jun 13 2004

Computacenter Expands Pan-European E-commerce Offering with CNET Channel

St-Legier, 14 June 2004 - CNET Channel, a business unit of CNET Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: CNET) to..


Mar 24 2004

CNET Channel's Product Data Powers Dell's Web sites in Europe

The contract covers 13 European countries; UK, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerla..


Dec 08 2003

Azerty Will Utilize ChannelOnline as a Marketing Platform to Reach More VARs

SAN FRANCISCO, December 9, 2003 - CNET Channel, a subsidiary of CNET Networks, Inc (Nasdaq: CNET..


Dec 01 2003

CNET Channel announced that Systemax has chosen DataSource™ to power its Web sites across Europe

St-Legier, December 2, 2003 - CNET Channel, a subsidiary of CNET Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: CNET) t..


Sep 22 2003

CNET Channel has signed a contract with the UK's largest software-only reseller Trustmarque Solution

St-Legier, 23 September, 2003 - CNET Channel, a subsidiary of CNET Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: CNET)..


Aug 04 2003

ChannelOnline Hubspan Partnership Provides Flexible Integration to Enterprise Customers

San Francisco and Seattle, WA, August 5, 2003 - CNET Channel, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CNET ..


Jun 15 2003

Comergent's Demand Chain Management Applications to Work Seamlessly with CNET Channel's Structured a

SAN FRANCISCO, June 16, 2003 - CNET Channel, a subsidiary of CNET Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: CNET) ..


Jun 03 2003

CNET Channel's Catalog Maintenance Service Helps PC World Business Reduce Costs and Increase Online

St-Legier, June 4, 2003 - CNET Channel, a wholly owned subsidiary of CNET Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq..


May 28 2003

Acknowledged for Transforming the IT Supply Channel by Setting the Electronic Product Data Standard

SAN FRANCISCO, May 29, 2003 - CNET Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: CNET) today announced that it's CNET ..


Mar 05 2003

CNET Channel has been awarded a second long term contract with dabs.com

St-Legier, 6 March, 2003 - Following a successful two-year relationship, CNET Channel has been a..


Feb 02 2003

CNET Channel's DataSource Provides Komplett's Technology Buying Customers Faster and Easier Access

St-Legier, February 3, 2003 - CNET Channel, a business unit of CNET Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: CNET..


Nov 06 2001

CNET Channel Partners with SYNNEX to Provide Comprehensive Product Information to SYNNEX's Technolog

Technology Buying Process Simplified Through CNET Channel's Innovative Product Search and Compar..


Jul 22 2001

Bell Microproducts Aims to Boost Electronic Product Sales With CNET Networks'

San Francisco, July 23, 2001 - CNET Channel, a division of CNET Networks, Inc (Nasdaq: CNET), to..


Apr 17 2001

InfoSpace Enhances Commerce Services With Addition of Product SKUs from CNET DataServices

Product SKUs, Descriptors and Specifications for Wide Range of Software and Consumer Electronics..