NEWS – A safety researcher not too long ago discovered proof that a number of China retailers have been gaming their scores on Amazon. They provided free merchandise for good evaluations and cash for eradicating dangerous evaluations. When Amazon caught wind of this, they began banning these sellers and their merchandise from their on-line retailer. Large names like Aukey, Mpow, and Tomtop, together with others, have been implicated. You could acknowledge a few of these distributors, as we’ve reviewed lots of their merchandise right here on The Gadgeteer, together with latest evaluations of Mpow earbuds and an Aukey charger. I applaud Amazon for eradicating these distributors, and I hope they proceed to do these types of issues sooner or later.
In case you’re questioning how issues work right here at The Gadgeteer, distributors can not pay us reviewers for higher evaluations nor are they allowed to see or approve the evaluations earlier than they’re posted. (As disclosed, we’re compensated in that we get to maintain a pattern of the gadget we evaluate.) This frees us to jot down what we consider is an sincere evaluate of the product. Some evaluations are proud of the devices; others not a lot. Regardless that some distributors try to bully Julie into eradicating some evaluations–I’ve personally seen this occur–Julie doesn’t budge an inch. If you’d like a greater evaluate, you gotta create a greater gadget. Seems like our evaluations are extra sincere than a few of these discovered on Amazon.