These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes). The reporting is factual and usually sourced. These are the most credible media sources. See all Least Biased Sources.
Overall, we rate ZDNet Least Biased based on minimal use of emotional language and editorializing. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Factual Reporting: HIGH Country: USA World Press Freedom Rank: USA 48/180
Founded in 1991, ZDNet is a business and technology news website that began as a subscription-based digital service called “ZiffNet” that offered computing information to users of CompuServe. According to their about page, “ZDNet brings together the reach of global and the depth of local, delivering 24/7 news coverage and analysis on the trends, technologies, and opportunities that matter to IT professionals and decision-makers.” The current editor is Larry Dignan.
ZDNet is owned by CBS Interactive, which is an American media company and is a division of the CBS Corporation. It is an online content network for information and entertainment. Its websites cover news, sports, entertainment, technology, and business. The website generates revenue through online advertising.
Overall, we rate ZDNet Least Biased based on minimal use of emotional language and editorializing. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 4/26/2020)