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Deal news website

Dec 10, 2010 11:36AM PST

Does anyone know anything about ? Is it ligit or scam?

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As far as I could see ...
Dec 11, 2010 4:26AM PST

they linked to other sites. I don't think they are responsible for most of that other sites.


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They are legitimate...
Dec 12, 2010 11:29PM PST

In fact, CNET currently displays some of their deals on CNET Shopper. For instance, look at the bottom of and you'll see the partnership logo. Just note that CNET and DealNews do not offer deals themselves, but instead search for the best deals from hundreds of stores, aggregating them so users can find them listed in one central location.

Hope this helps,