ViacomCBS Inc. is an American multinational media conglomerate based in New York City. The corporation was formed via the re-merger of CBS Corporation and the second incarnation of Viacom on December 4, 2019, the two of which were created from the split of the original Viacom in 2005. The company is involved in film, television, publishing, and digital media. Assets include television production and broadcasting, Paramount Pictures, The CW, ZDNet, CNET, Metacritic,, and Simon & Schuster, to name a few.