Boxee Product Placement?
I'm somewhat surprised by the number of posts that Boxee gets from The Verge. Are the staffer's here BFFs with Avner? This past week hasn't been a slow news cycle (Nexus 10, Nexus 4, Windows 8, Surface ... etc) but Boxee has still managed to garner many posts:
Going back a few weeks:
Did Hurricane Sandy get this much attention? Speaking of hurricanes, who does The Verge turn to when they need hurricane quotes? Avner Ronen, from Boxee:
Who has the most comments in today's post about general availability?
Andrew Kippen, VP of Marketing from Boxee
What kind of feedback to Boxee get when they announced TV on their blog? Vile hatred, mostly from their existing customers. It was previously available here, but Boxee deleted the post in the last 24 hours:
The vocal among their customers appear to HATE them, tut The Verge sure is happy to give them a free pass when it comes to publicity.