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  1. Guitar Hero CEO Steps Down

    February 02, 2010 12:00 AM EST Dan Rosensweig, CEO of Activision Blizzard's Guitar Hero division has left the company to take the chief executive role at a textbook rental startup firm. Rosensweig assumed the role in March of last year. Since then, music game sales have fa ...

  2. CBS To Buy CNET For $1.8 Billion

    May 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT CBS Corporation will acquire CNET Networks, the parent company of MP3.com, GameSpot.com and TV.com, among others, for $1.8 billion. According to the announcement, with the acquisition of CNET's family of sites, CBS Corp. will now be one of th ...

  3. GameSpot Starts Gamer Community

    July 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Video-game players are often labeled as introverts. Now there's a proven weapon designed to combat that stereotype. Video-game players are often labeled as introverts. Now there's a proven weapon designed to combat that stereotype. GameS ...

  4. CNET Going Live With MP3.com

    May 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Nearly six months after acquiring the assets of MP3.com, San Francisco-based CNET Networks is set to re-launch the site today (May 3). The revamped site will not directly sell online music, and instea Nearly six months after acquiring the assets o ...

  5. CNET To Indies: Downloads Welcome!

    April 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT CNET's <A HREF="http://www.music.download.com" TARGET="new">Download.com</A> has opened its doors to independent music artists seeking a free platform to upload their songs and make them available to CNET' ...