Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 04, 2013
Today the Emmy nominated live interactive show on YouTube, What's Trending, announced a partnership with Samsung as the official livestream partner of the Samsung SMART Studio & Lounge. At IFA 2012, the SMART Lounge made a huge splash as the place to be for IT/Tech media, bloggers, and digital celebrities.
What's Trending will be shooting their daily live show at 12pm PT/3pm EST with the biggest celebs and YouTube stars and bringing viewers exclusive access and coverage of the epic Samsung show floor with live demos, expert panels and more throughout the day on YouTube.com/WhatsTrending.
"CES is the Superbowl for the tech space, it's an honor to be working with Samsung, one of the giants at the conference for special live coverage from CES 2013. We've worked with Samsung to bring our fans an inside look at SXSW and their Hope for Children Gala in 2012, and we're so excited to be teaming up with Samsung again for premium live interactive coverage from their Smart Studio and Lounge at CES," said Shira Lazar, Co-founder of What's Trending.
Lazar will be continuing her role as Host and EP of the live broadcast with Co-Host Ethan Newberry and correspondents Andre Meadows of YouTube's popular BlackNerdComedy, and Lewis Hilsenteger of UnboxTherapy. Other guests expected throughout the week include Felicia Day, iJustine, Veronica Belmont, Gary Vaynerchuk, Robert Scoble, Ben Parr, Mashable's Lance Ulanoff, Wired's Mark McClusky and many more!
Stay up to date on What's Trending live from CES 2013 by following, @WhatsTrending #SamsungCES http://global.samsungtomorrow.com and catch all the action live 12-3pm PT /3-6pm EST from January 8-11 at http://youtube.com/whatstrending.
About What's Trending:
Hosted by Shira Lazar, What's Trending is an Emmy-nominated, live, interactive talk show that airs daily on YouTube at http://youtube.com/whatstrending. The show and site spotlights the videos and content creators that make for the most watched content on the platform as well as featuring interviews with celebrities, YouTube stars and media influencers. What's Trending is produced by Lazar and Damon Berger.
About Samsung Smart Lounge and Studio:
Samsung SMART Lounge will be right behind Samsung's main exhibition floor and will be open from Jan 8th to 11th during CES 2013.
The Samsung SMART Lounge is an exclusive lounge where snacks and drinks, free Wi-Fi, comfortable seats and neat tables with power outlets are provided. It's designed to provide fast and easy access for the global IT/Technology media, digital celebrities, and strategic bloggers to write about the hottest news and broadcast new issues to IT fans all over the world. It has seating for up to 40 and also features a brand wall for photo shoots.
The SMART Lounge offers a great environment to network with IT/Tech media editors, bloggers and Samsung Electronics' staff on-site, refuel yourself and blog away while charging your devices. Also, we'll be even equipped with an Interview Zone space for you to shoot videos and photos for your news channels for free.
The SMART Lounge will have several new features, including the SMART Studio, a space for IT/Tech media and bloggers to hold their own video-filming, live streaming, interviews, or to take hands-on video.
For access to our SMART Studio for media, we are asking for you to give us your RSVP in advance with your schedule at hanna12.choi (at) samsung (dot) com. Check out http://global.samsungtomorrow.com for more information.