Who doesn’t like binge-watching shows on OTT platforms?
More importantly, who doesn’t like watching concepts that are out-of-the-box?
Sure, anybody would prefer a genre like drama, romance, action, etc. But, have you ever thought about watching shows that are more inclined towards technology, keeping in mind that tech is playing a significant role in evolution?
Okay, let’s make it a little simpler. If you’re a fan of shows like Stranger Things, have you ever wondered how things are happening on the screen that isn’t possible in any real scenario?
It’s time to emphasize such thoughts and figure out how everything’s functioning behind the scenes.
If you’ve developed a curiosity just like I initially did, here’s a walk through the most popular shows and their secret recipe behind the on-screen magic.
So, let’s get started!
The Best Tech Shows to Stream
Undoubtedly, it is a challenging activity to create a compelling drama about or by using technology. However, there have been a ton of shows released on numerous platforms that excellently depict big-budget sci-fi and more.
Therefore, if you’re a tech geek and would want to binge-watch such shows, this article is going to be a piece of cake for you; as mentioned below are the top-notch tech-based shows.
Take a look!
1. Altered Carbon
If you’re looking forward to watching an ambitious sci-fi series, Altered Carbon is what you need. It is a series set in the future, about 350 years ahead, where humans are able to upload and download their own versions onto stacks. Therefore, humans can exchange and upgrade bodies at will whereas, death remains a thing of the past.
Apart from the ‘stacks’ concept, the series is also inclined towards other futuristic tech. For instance, the hotel that is run using an AI mainframe.
2. Mr. Robot
Mr. Robot is a show about a guy, who plays the role of a cybersecurity engineer during the day. While becomes a white-hat hacker by night, who is drafted into a plan to hack huge corporations in America and get rid of debt. The show depicts various sides of using technology, from the ethics of hacking to the impact of cryptocurrencies.
Westworld is a remake of a 70s cult movie of the same name, set in a world where AI and robotics are advanced to the extent that they could easily pass the turing test. Created by Jonathan Nolan and his wife Lisa Joy, the show also emphasizes the creation of androids.
4. Black Mirror
Black Mirror is a show created by Charlie Brooker, consisting of self-contained short films depicting the dark side of tech and its impact on society. Brooker’s exceptional idea behind the creation of such a show is to take a concept, for instance, Virtual Reality gaming or likes generated on social media, and bring out its darkest possible conclusion.
Launched in 2015; Humans is a Channel 4 series set in an alternate present day, showcasing the transformation of Virtual Assistants into humanoids. These humanoids live within the family and play the role of nanny-housekeeper hybrids.
6. Battlestar Galactica
It is a show created by Glen A. Larson and Ronald D. Moore, science-fiction, which depicts the tension and war between humans and robots. Undoubtedly, it is a unique concept that focuses on bringing out the human element in robots.
7. Small Wonder
If you’re a big fan of sitcoms, one of the 80s most popular shows, ‘Small Wonder’ can be your go-to option. The show revolves around a family that creates a robot named VICI and adopts her as a daughter. The identity of the robot is kept as a secret from all the friends and relatives throughout the show.
It all comes down to one thing that the makers of the show never failed to amuse their audience by depicting the implementation of AI.
Are you Impressed?
Lined up in this article are all the best of the best shows for tech geeks or if you’re a sci-fi fan.
Do you know what would be nice? If you’ve watched any tech-related shows and loved them, comment below the suggestions for other readers to know.
As mentioned in the beginning, the list isn’t complete without mentioning the cult classic, Big Bang Theory!
Furthermore, if you don’t have plans for the weekend, consider picking one of the shows and start watching.
Sounds fun, right?
Have a happy weekend!5