Exclusive: CBS forced CNET staff to recast vote after Hopper won ‘Best in Show’ at CES | The Verge

This is what collapse looks like.   The secretive gatekeeping role and the related corruption formerly enjoyed by the likes of CBS are, thankfully, coming to a close.

But the problems may go deeper than that. The Verge has now learned that the facts of the case are somewhat different than the story CNET and CBS had previously shared with the public. According to sources familiar with the matter, the Hopper was not simply an entrant in the Best of CES awards for the site: it was actually chosen as the winner of the “Best of Show” award (as voted by CNET’s editorial staff).

via Exclusive: CBS forced CNET staff to recast vote after Hopper won ‘Best in Show’ at CES | The Verge.

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