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Will technology revolutionize education? How does jailbreaking work? Join Jonathan and Chris as they explore a host of technological topics and trends in TechStuff, a podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

Will technology revolutionize education? How does jailbreaking work? Join Jonathan and Chris as they explore a host of technological topics and trends in TechStuff, a podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.
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Will technology revolutionize education? How does jailbreaking work? Join Jonathan and Chris as they explore a host of technological topics and trends in TechStuff, a podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

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Episodes

Evolution of Watching TV

2/21/2018
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The way we consume traditional media continues to evolve. The age of the DVR ushered in time-shifting viewing habits. But now with services like Sling TV we also have place-shifting opportunities. We talk with Sling TV to learn more.

Duration:01:11:24

An Interview with the Creators of Homestar Runner

2/16/2018
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The creators of Homestar Runner hop on TechStuff to talk about their pioneering work in web series production and how StrongBad is going to catch up on that huge email backlog.

Duration:01:01:30

Swipe Right: Dating in the Digital Age

2/14/2018
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Happy Valentine's Day! Today, we look at the apps and services meant to connect people to one another. What's the story behind the romance?

Duration:00:53:35

The Uber Story Part Two

2/9/2018
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Recently, Uber has been under the magnifying glass as corporate policies and executive behavior have drawn criticisms from around the world. What's going on with the ride sharing company?

Duration:01:00:38

The Uber Story Part One

2/7/2018
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Uber set out to disrupt the cab hailing industry. How did it get its start? And are the stories of underhanded tactics true?

Duration:00:48:11

Put on Your Jetpacks and Let's Fly!

2/2/2018
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The jetpack is a staple in science fiction transportation. Is the technology practical? Will we all one day dart around using personal jetpacks?

Duration:00:56:26

TechStuff Takes a Ride in a Personal Submarine

1/31/2018
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Scott Benjamin from CarStuff joins the show to talk about the unusual world of personal submarines. What's the tech behind this luxurious, dangerous extravagance?

Duration:01:23:29

Time to Talk About Clocks

1/26/2018
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Where did the first mechanized clocks come from and how did they work? It's time to talk about time.

Duration:00:47:42

CES 2018 Roundup

1/24/2018
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Every year, manufacturers, retailers and the press gather in Las Vegas to look at the latest in tech. What were the big takeaways this year, apart from an awkward power outage?

Duration:01:10:53

The YouTube Story Part Three

1/19/2018
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Our three part series concludes with an examination of what's been going on with YouTube recently. From advertising crises to weird algorithms that create surreal and disturbing videos for kids, we look at it all.

Duration:00:54:26

The YouTube Story Part Two

1/17/2018
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Picking up in 2007, we explore how YouTube grew rapidly, launching a few folks into celebrity status in the process. How did YouTube change in that time?

Duration:00:49:50

The YouTube Story Part One

1/12/2018
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How did YouTube get its start? We trace the history from its days as an independent company to the historic Google acquisition.

Duration:00:48:37

How Pagers Work

1/10/2018
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Remember pagers? Who invented them and how do they work? How are they related to gangsters and the CIA? And who still uses them?

Duration:00:37:51

The Sierra OnLine Story

1/5/2018
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Jonathan talks with Ken Williams, co-founder of Sierra Games. We look at how a husband and wife team created one of the most powerful computer game companies in the 1980s.

Duration:01:21:58

How Blockchain Works

1/3/2018
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Technology analysts say blockchain is the technology of the future. So what exactly is it and how does it work?

Duration:00:52:02

TechStuff Predicts 2018

12/29/2017
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What's in store for us in the world of technology in 2018? From net neutrality to the next iPhone, Jonathan stares into his faulty crystal ball to make some predictions.

Duration:00:49:59

The TechStuff 2017 Predictions Report Card

12/27/2017
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A year ago, Jonathan and friends made a bunch of predictions about what might happen in 2017. Did things go the way we expected?

Duration:00:47:36

TechStuff Looks Back on 2017

12/22/2017
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From massive data breaches to Uber's scandalous year, we take a look at some of the biggest tech stories to break in 2017.

Duration:00:54:45

TechStuff Goes to the Ice Rink

12/20/2017
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How do you make an ice rink in an area that has a temperature above water's freezing point? We look at the big tech needed to make a lot of ice.

Duration:00:58:16

The Physics of Star Wars

12/15/2017
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On the release date for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, we present an episode on how the physics of Star Wars works.

Duration:01:14:01

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