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TechStuff is a show about technology. And it's not just how technology works. Join host Jonathan Strickland as he explores the people behind the tech, the companies that market it and how technology affects our lives and culture.

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Close, but No Nuclear War

The world has teetered on the brink of nuclear war a few times. Sometimes, it was because of technical glitches. Sometimes, it was because of coincidences. We explore some very close calls. See more »

The Google Glass Story

Was Google Glass an idea ahead of its time? What are its origins and where is it today? See more »

Bestselling Games of All Time

What are the bestselling video games of all time? Find out some of the top performers for systems dating back to the Atari 2600. See more »

The Digg Story

It all began with a startup led by a TechTV host. Then it evolved into a massively influential site, only to seemingly implode a short while later. What's the story behind Digg? See more »

The TV Story Part 3

From projection televisions to LED screens, we explore the more recent advancements in television technology. What the heck is HDR, anyway? See more »

The TV Story Part 2

Controversy continues as we look at the development of electronic televisions. Was Philo T. Farnsworth the real inventor of the TV? See more »

The TV Story Part 1

Who invented the television? Well, it's complicated. We look at the science behind TV and the first mechanical sets. See more »

How USB Ports Work

The USB has become a standard port in tech. How did it get started and how does it work? See more »

What was Gopher?

Once upon a time, a text-based Internet navigation system was poised to become the primary way we interact with the net. What happened? See more »

The FitBit Story

How did two guys with no manufacturing experience create a successful company that has defined an entire new industry? We look at Fitbit's story and the tech that powers their products. See more »