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Why did they get rid of the Video tab...?

by Jasmes / April 26, 2006 11:57 PM PDT

Why is the little "Video" tab on the CNET site gone? It was nice being able to click over there for some random video edutainment.

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guess people got tired of....
by csliva11 / April 27, 2006 2:47 AM PDT

Tom's video of him saying, "I WANNA SEE YOU...."

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Two things
by acedtect / April 27, 2006 4:15 AM PDT

1) Even I respond to the "I wanna see you" video by saying "I wanna see YOU shut up" So I feel your pain. PLus they cut off the opening line, which was "I'm Tom Merritt from CNET and they want me to tell you how great CNET is, but they pay me for that, I wanna see YOU..."

2)They took away the video tab in order to make the site simpler. At least that's what I heard.

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(NT) (NT) When will we start seeing the submitted videos?
by busterboykin / April 27, 2006 4:30 AM PDT
In reply to: Two things
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by rosscbrown / April 27, 2006 6:38 AM PDT
In reply to: Two things

I found it really hard to find anything via the video page, for example, you could watch weekend project video's out of order and stuff.

Like the rest if the world, i am always swearing at tom when he comes on! It's soo annoying that intro you do tom!

I know it's not your fault but when it precedes almost ever video in a play list grr!

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by jrfabito650 / April 27, 2006 9:56 AM PDT

That url should take you to CNET Videos.

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Oh wow it's gone!
by davemoyer2005 / April 27, 2006 10:36 PM PDT

I didn't even notice till now, I normally can get to all the videos I want to see from the front page.

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