If you have even a passing interest in the latest gadgets, gimcracks and cutting-edge tech, you already know that the Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in Las Vegas is the place to be this week. But if you’re not able to make it to Vegas, don’t worry: G4 has you covered. We’ll be bringing you two nights of totally live, insider coverage from the show-of-shows, as well as exclusive Web content all week.
“G4 Presents CES 2009” premieres on Thursday, January 8 from 6-9 pm ET/PT. The extensive live coverage continues on Friday, January 9, from 6-9 pm ET/PT, with even more from the show -- so set your TiVo, son.
Here’s what’s on tap: Attack of the Show hosts Kevin Pereira and Olivia Munn will lead a crack team of correspondents to cover every corner of the show floor where the world’s top technology companies will unveil their latest innovations. I’m talking cutting-edge electronics, ground-breaking products and amazing announcements about next-generation consumer-technology.
Kev and Liv will be joined by correspondent Kristin Adams, gadget experts Chris Hardwick and Dave Mathews, as well as a grip of guest experts. We’ll be front row all the major press conferences and keynotes, roaming the show floor, and bringing you reviews and previews of the most exciting advancement in technological awesomeosity.
In addition to six hours of live television coverage, the network will feature extensive CES coverage at G4tv.com, including full-length videos and live blogging from over 20 of the biggest and most important CES press conferences and keynotes, exclusive live streaming coverage of G4’s “Best of the Best of CES Media Presentation,” round-the-clock news coverage from TheFeed blog, hands-on video demos of the latest and greatest from the CES show floor, photo galleries and highlights from G4’s six-hour on-air CES blowout.
“CES encompasses what G4 is all about which is why we offer more coverage from the show than any other network,” G4’s president Neal Tiles said. “This is the technology Super Bowl for young guys, and we’re making sure they catch every moment by delivering six hours of live coverage via the multitude of ‘G4 Multiplex’ platforms, as well as real-time twitter commentary throughout the broadcast.”
So, G4-ians, tell us what you are most excited about seeing at this year’s CES. And are you planning on actually buying new products, or are you just going to dream?