Friday is Tom Merritt's last day at CNET. After six years, the executive editor is trading the security of CBS for the chance to produce live Internet TV shows out of Leo Laporte's house in Petaluma, CA.
Why would he do such a thing?
Merritt sees IP TV as media's future. He tells us:
Journalists are leaving media brands every week. Read the fruits of 16 confidential interviews with journalists now working at tech brands or PR agencies, and five interviews with the executives who hired these journalists.