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LG caught red-handed Attempting to Purchase favorable coverage from Hardware Unboxed

Facepalm: Today, Tim Schiesser, hardware reviewer at Hardware Unboxed and long-time TechSpot collaborator posted a new video of the kind he doesn’t want to make. As you are likely aware, Tim knows monitors, having reviewed dozens in the past few years, many of which have been for LG monitors, which are also some of the…

Facepalm: Today, Tim Schiesser, hardware hitter at Hardware Unboxed and long-time TechSpot collaborator posted a new video of this kind he does not want to make. As you’re likely aware, Tim knows monitors, having reviewed dozens in the last couple of decades, a lot of which are for LG monitors, that can be also some of the very best in the business. So, then, just how did this occur?

Unfortunately in a current incident, LG representatives tried to control the editorial direction of Hardware Unboxed and went so far as hinting to pay for the privilege. The only effort to exert that kind of control throughout the inspection process is completely unacceptable, and that’s the reason Tim is calling them out publicly.

You may remember the former time a company tried to control what was said in testimonials. It was not that long ago, when Nvidia jeopardized to withhold graphics card review samples unless we talked about specific attributes that preferred them. Fortunately they backtracke

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