What's New

- retina iPad support
- bug fixes and enhancements

App Description

Outsmart yourself with the newest release of the award-winning HowStuffWorks iPad App. Access all of the most popular HSW articles such as the thought-provoking ‘10 Inventions that Changed the World’ to the practical ‘10 iPad Apps for Personal Productivity.’ Get tons of videos and podcasts, plus endless content from popular HowStuffWorks’ sections like cars, electronics, finance and much more. And of course, keep yourself sharp as a tack by taking one of our HowStuffWorks quizzes… all exclusively available for the iPad!


- Get the best! Named one of 2011’s Best by Apple
- Dig deeper! Related videos now included within the video player
- Browse easier! Smoother, faster and improved article swipes, image galleries, and search results
- Includes general bug and performance fixes


- 40,000+ articles! 12,000+ videos! 2,000+ shows! 1,000+ quizzes!
- Get smarter with a daily dose of new facts and quotes every time you open the app
- Access both HowStuffWorks and Discovery Channel archived videos from one app
- Watch AirPlay enabled videos directly on your Apple TV device
- Challenge your friends, earn badges and be a HowStuffWorks 'expert'
- ‘Shows’ let you listen to podcasts while you browse the app
- Still not enough? ‘Related Stuff’ lets you dig deeper into any article or podcast to find out more

Audio Podcasts:

-Stuff You Should Know – One of the Best of iTunes 2008 and 2010

-Stuff You Missed in History Class – One of the Best of iTunes 2008 and 2010

-BrainStuff – A fan favorite for your noggin

-Stuff Mom Never Told You – One of the Best of iTunes 2009

-TechStuff – The perfect podcast for seasoned techies and novices alike 

-Stuff to Blow Your Mind – Best of iTunes for 2010

-CarStuff – Auto enthusiasts’ favorite

Video Podcasts:

- Stuff They Don’t Want You to Know

- Stuff of Genius
- Coolest Stuff on the Planet

- Stuff from the Future

Download it today and get smart!

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • July 22, 2011 Initial release
  • August 04, 2011 New version 1.0.1
  • October 19, 2011 New version 1.1
  • October 21, 2011 New version 1.1.1
  • November 11, 2011 New version 1.1.2
  • December 01, 2011 New version 1.1.3
  • April 17, 2012 New version 1.2
  • May 17, 2012 New version 1.2.1
  • July 13, 2012 New version 1.2.2
  • October 30, 2012 New version 1.2.4
  • November 29, 2012 New version 1.2.5
  • December 11, 2012 New version 1.2.6
  • August 27, 2013 New version 1.3

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