Mailbag Special: Behind the scenes at CNET LiveThis week we offer a sneak peek into our (work) lives and show you how we make CNET Live.
^M00:00:01 [ Music ] ^M00:00:05 >> Hi I'm Molly Wood. Welcome to CNET Mailbag, the show where we take your feedback about the things we do here at CNET. Now a lot of you have asked us for a behind the scenes look at our lives here in CNET. So I am proud to present a Mailbag special, the making of CNET Live. >> Hey. >> Except was inside and this is different. >> Okay so here's what we're gonna do. >> Can you see if there's a flare in that monitor there. >> I think I might have gotten rid of it. >> Clip 2, 4--I think I'm outputting now. >> I think that I'm outputting now too. >> We might have a little backbook this issue huh? That looks pretty focused? What do we think? Tweak a little bit on your focus now and I'll see if it gets any sharper. >> Okay. >> I think we're all good. Let's go ahead and... >> Five, counting five contestants. Ready to see who can type the fastest on their iPhone uses only their schnauzes [phonetic]. It's four. >> Now it's four suddenly we lost one. >> We're gonna do a practice one and see how it works but Brian we wanna make sure we block this correctly. >> Yeah. >> Have two and two. That way this camera gets two and Tom; this camera gets two and Brian. Tom will introduce you really briefly; then Brian will read the rules. >> We'll come in and this will be our starting positions. >> Then we go to Beonca Medigan [phonetic]. >> Michael C.--sit down brother, have a seat. >> Here's Beonca Medican. >> All right so Michael Kanellos is... >> Here's the deal get a little closer because Brian yells. >> Are you gonna go to different? Because they're different of these. They're like Wikipedia, Wikisaurus, Wikinews; are these different Websites? >> Yeah. >> Oh okay. >> Okay Donald you're gonna research calls; Warren [phonetic] you're gonna drive. >> Okay. >> For the interview. >> Yeah. >> So now it's back to MC not to worry about that. All right. >> Okay. Donald you research calls. You better have some answers there. >> I'll dig 'em up. >> I'll pull Brian Tong. >> 30. >> You were right on schedule there. >> Standby. >> Ready to stop here. Go ahead and stop it put it on record. Keep the mics down. >> All right we're gonna record. >> You guys coming out here, very, very shortly. Standby. Go ahead in roll me open put it on the line. Back to camera 1; it's 2, 1. >> Comin' up on CNET Live, unicycles are back. >> Plus Brian Cooley climbs into a robotic Cinderella coach. >> And we got lots of after news that unveiled the SDK for third party apps. It's comin' up on CNET Live. >> Go, go, go, go ^M00:03:10 [ Music ] ^M00:03:16 [ Talking in Background ] ^M00:04:06 >> What's your name? >> Where are you calling from? >> Okay if you could just make sure you turn down the volume on your computer monitor so it shows there's no feedback in your area. I'm gonna put you on hold okay? Thanks ^M00:04:20 [ Talking in background ] ^M00:04:57 [ Music ] ^M00:05:05