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Link to content and/of download from CNET

Hy. I'm the owner of a large internet forum. I'm planing to open a special "download" section and post there the content from CNET download zone.
I will explain my plans on this link: http://download.cnet.com/Avira-AntiVir-Personal-Free-Antivirus/3000-2239_4-10322935.html?tag=mncol;lst

THE FIRST IDEA:
I would copy only the "Publisher's description" with the text on the end "This content and download link is property of www.cnet.com" (or something like that) and give direct download link http://dw.com.com/redir?edId=3&siteId=4&oId=3000-2239_4-10322935&ontId=2239_4&spi=f2f9f46838720ca77e982574b5c05a76&lop=link&tag=tdw_dltext&ltype=dl_dlnow&pid=11345925&mfgId=6290072&merId=6290072&pguid=Wp1iJQoPjF8AAGbeSosAAACS&destUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fdownload.cnet.com%2F3001-2239_4-10322935.html%3Fspi%3Df2f9f46838720ca77e982574b5c05a76

THE SECOND IDEA:
I would copy only the "Publisher's description" with the text on the end "This content and download link is property of www.cnet.com" (or something like that) and give link to the program http://download.cnet.com/Avira-AntiVir-Personal-Free-Antivirus/3000-2239_4-10322935.html?tag=mncol;lst

My question is: Do I violate CNET terms of use by this?

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Interesting proposition...

I'm sure Cnet would welcome the referral of visitors to download.com, with your second idea being the most promising as it would:
1.) Let your visitors learn more about the program (see screenshots, read reviews, etc) before downloading.
2.) Avoid broken links since those direct download links are subject to change.
3.) Avoid skewing of the usage/advertising metrics generated by those links.

However, I cannot provide a definitive response regarding the Cnet TOS, nor any legal implications from copying the description authored by the third-party developers. Thus, your question has been forwarded to our acting forum administrator so that it may be definitively answered by the appropriate department. An official response may not be immediately forthcoming, but I'm sure something can be worked out.

Regards,
John

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Yes, that would be violate the TOS

Hi pajo85, you're correct that adding CNET content to your site without permission would be a violation of our Terms of Use. However, you can fill out this form:

http://www.cnet.com/2723-13403_1-471-3.html

and someone will be in touch with you directly. Hope that helps.

Marc

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Thank you

Thank you. I will try to find out all information trough the contact form.

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