Rumor: Microsoft Replaces Head Xbox Designer

Don Coyner, who has been leading the design experience group for Xbox since the console's launch, has been replaced at Microsoft, Cnet reports. Coyner, who has been working with the Xbox since the console's inception, was replaced by Emma Williams, according to Cnet sources. Williams was in charge of the redesign of… » 12/14/11 4:20pm 12/14/11 4:20pm

CBS Begins Lay-offs At CNET, GameSpot

CBS is bringing the ax down on CNET, the media company it purchased in May of this year for $1.8 billion. That means merging newsrooms and lay-offs at entertainment sites like, and Gamespot. » 12/11/08 3:40pm 12/11/08 3:40pm

Breaking: CBS Snags GameSpot In $1.8 Billion CNET Acquisition

CBS Corporation just announced an agreement to buy CNET for $1.8 billion dollars. Through the deal, all of CNET's network sites, including GameSpot,, CNET, UrbanBaby, CHOW,, BNET, MySimon and TechRepublic all become property of CBS. » 5/15/08 10:40am 5/15/08 10:40am