This Is How A Transistor Works

Transistors are the magical electronic components that make your computer, smartphone and virtually every other gadget on the planet function. But how the hell do they work?

One word: semiconductors. But if that means nothing to you, then you should watch this video -- which offers up a great explanation of the science behind transistors. You'll never have known more about how the guts of your gadgets work. [YouTube]

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