Download: The True Story of the Internet is a documentary television series about Internet history. It is aired on Science Channel in the US and Discovery Channel for other countries. It originally aired on March 3, The show was hosted by John Heilemann. Download: The True Story of the Internet is about a revolution -- the technological , cultural, commercial and social revolution that has radically changed our lives. And for the first time on television, we hear how it happened from the men and women who made it possible. From the founders of eBay, Yahoo, Amazon. 2 Apr There is a lack of documentaries on the technology industry, especially when you consider that there is so much great material for storytelling. The Discovery Channel is making a nice contribution with its new series, "Download: The True Story of the Internet.".