CNET got widely criticised when its own writers complained about censorship by editors, publishers, and the parent company, CBS. Techrights covered CNET issues in the following posts.
- CAFC Decision Still Overridden by Overzealous Patent Lawyers in the Press, The Guardian and Other Corporate Press (CBS and AFP Included) Still Guard the Establishment
- CNET Shows Anti-Google AstroTurf (‘Consumer’ ‘Watchdog’) is Connected to Edelman, “Microsoft Goes on the Offensive” Against Google
- Murdoch’s Rag Hires a Microsoft Advertiser/Booster as CNET Loses Several
- Ina Fried Receives Microsoft Payback as Gates’ Reputation Laundering Tour Kicks Off in US Colleges
- “Mr Dee” from CNET Received Laptop Gift/Bribe from Microsoft
- “Mr Dee” on the Paul Allen-funded CNET, More on Microsoft-funded Comments
- Why Did CNET Remove Microsoft’s Attack on Open Source?
- CNET Senility of the Day: Sun Buying Novell