Topic: CNET

CNET Is Targeting the Tech-Hungry Latino Market With a New Site Partnering with Sofia Vergara’s talent and marketing agency

On Sept. 19, CBS Interactive’s CNET will introduce CNET en Español, a Spanish-language edition of the tech news site that will be produced by a team of a dozen journalists. To…

September 9, 2013, 12:00 AM EDT

CBSi Shows Off Programming Extensions, Diverse Portfolio at NewFront Les Moonves: "These are not the real upfronts."

Easily the best moment in the CBS Interactive NewFront on Tuesday evening came at the beginning of the presentation, when Les Moonves offered pre-taped advice to both CBSi president Jim…

May 1, 2013, 12:44 PM EDT

Publishers Are in Love With This New Photo Platform Useful for advertisers, too

In a world where half of Facebook posts are now images, Web editors swoon over responsive design and brands place photos in tweets, it’s clear the Internet has become a…

March 24, 2013, 11:37 PM EDT

Take That, CBS: Dish Awarded Best of CES Award International CES dumps CNET as awards partner

Fanning the flames of controversy over Dish's Hopper ad-skipping service, the International CES awarded Hopper with Sling the "Best of Show" co-winner, along with Razer Edge. Handing the award to the…

January 31, 2013, 2:33 PM EST

CBS' Hopper Award Knock Could Set Back Media Ownership Rules Used by public interest group as example of problem with proposal

When CBS torpedoed CNET's planned "best of show" award for Dish's Hopper, it may have also blown to bits broadcasters' best chance for looser media ownership rules at the Federal…

January 22, 2013, 8:06 PM EST

Senior CNET Writer Quits Over Dish Controversy Greg Sandoval leaves after CBS demands website drop Dish feature from awards

CNET editor Greg Sandoval told Twitter earlier today that he's quitting the venerable tech news site over parent company CBS's apparent demand that the publication drop Dish Network's ad-skipping Hopper…

January 14, 2013, 12:17 PM EST

CNET Expands Video Content to Xbox 360, Samsung Smart TVs Tech news platform to heavily integrate second-screen experience

2012 was a huge year for digital video and connected TV, leaving online publishers wracking their brains figuring out how to push the medium forward in 2013. To stay ahead…

December 11, 2012, 3:00 PM EST

AOL Uses Incentives to Boost Video Biz Taps Swagbucks to help grow viewership

AOL entices users to watch its videos by giving away free stuff—not that there’s anything wrong with that. The company’s budding syndication arm, AOL On, distributes content to Swagbucks, a rewards…

December 4, 2012, 7:15 AM EST

Four Brands Hurt by Racist Tumblr Hack USA Today and Reuters among affected

Among the 8,600-odd Tumblr accounts hacked today (Dec. 3) were the notable media brands USA Today, Reuters, CNET and The Verge, per a CNET post. An anti-blogging group—which goes by…

December 3, 2012, 5:34 PM EST

Social Media Reacts to iPhone 5 Announcement Some disappointment, plenty of snark during anticipated Apple event

It's finally over and done with. Today, Apple officially released the iPhone 5, causing an absolute frenzy in the tech media sphere. As journos took to the Web to live…

September 12, 2012, 2:54 PM EDT