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Behind the scenes with CNET at CES 2019

Take a look at CNET's bustling main stage.

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CNET News Editor-in-Chief Connie Guglielmo speaks with Steven Sasson, inventor of the first self-contained digital camera while at Eastman Kodak in 1975.

With inventors, creators, CEOs and even robots, CNET brings all the best of CES to our stage. Take a look behind the scenes at the biggest week for the biggest things in tech.

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Not everyone hanging around the booth is a human, though. You might run into an android or a robot. 

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The view from the control console looking out onto the stage.

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Andy Altman and Ashley Esqueda prepare to talk to Sophia and Baby Sophia, our robot guests. 

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The CNET stage is manned by a full crew of video technicians. Logan Moy is hard at work.

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Lindsey Turrentine and Brian Cooley interviewed Star Trek: Discovery Executive Producer Alex Kurtzman at The Next Big Thing panel.

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TV editor David Katzmaier checks out LG's new roll-up OLED TV in a press preview hotel room.

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Bridget Carey checks her texts.

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Scott Stein prepares in the Green Room behind the CNET stage at the Sands.

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CNET editor Josh Goldman tries out a gaming chair.

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Laura Cucullu holds down the fort at the CNET trailer.

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Lynn La takes a look at Royole's robot featuring its flexible screen.

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Lexy Savvides tries out the touchscreen ticket-purchase experience in LG Display's booth.

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CNET Espanol's Juan Garzon preparing for an interview in the makeup room.

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Eric Franklin and Patrick Holland are working hard and having fun.

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Photographer Sarah Tew waits up front to get the shot at Samsung's First Look event.

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Oliver Padilla and Jason Pepper editing the live feed from the stage show.

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Bryan Van Gelder is on top of it; whatever you need, he's your man.

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Katie Collins is busy writing here in the war room.

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Brian Cooley in the Green Room backstage at CNET's booth in Tech West.

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Chris Parker is the director of the stage show in the CNET booth.

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Bonnie Gannon talks to Chris Pavey backstage in the control booth.

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Viva Tung sets up the lower third titles for video at the stage.

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Julia Scott and Amy Kim make sure everything runs smoothly at the stage area.

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Brad Gentile and Evan Miller at work in the war room.

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The edit desk is always busy, Jim Phelan is alarmed that I'm photographing in here.

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CNET Roadshow's Marc Ganley has been busy editing video over at CNET's trailer outisde the Convention Center. All the auto news is in the North Hall.

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Andrew Krok is in good spirits and ready to move on to next week's Detroit Auto Show.

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Claudia Cruz writing up a storm in the CNET trailer.

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Donovan Farnham of Roadshow working at the trailer.

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You're lucky if you can find desk space in CNET's "war room" at the Sands, aka Tech West.

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Chris Monroe has been busy shooting stills and video this week.

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Kent German and Lynn La discuss our coverage in the CNET war room.

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Rich Nieva double-screens it.

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Mitch Chang helps Ariel Nunez with an editing decision.

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Rich Brown wisely stays hydrated

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Harrison Westwater, left, executive producer and head of video at CNET, looks over the day's stage schedule.

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The view from the production booth.

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