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PAX AUS 2019: Confessions of PAX Newbie

So I finally managed to get down to Melbourne for PAX AUS, for a weekend filled with games, gaming culture, killer sheep and plenty of good-spirited competition.

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PAX Aus Special: Vertical Hold Episode 249

It’s a very special episode of Vertical Hold, live from PAX AUS 2019, with special guests, Alex & Adam in the same room and… cat games?

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Microsoft unveils Surface Neo and Surface Duo, Can Apple save magazines with Apple News +, should TPG be forced to build a mobile network – Vertical Hold Episode 248

Microsoft launches laptops and concept devices, Apple News+ might save magazines and the TPG/Vodafone merger is frozen in the latest ep of Vertical Hold!

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Life On Mars [Revisited, Again!]

It’s David Bowie’s most-covered song — but are any of the covers any good?

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Apple Arcade vs Google Play Pass, Can we trust Google now, Why are telcos lining up free months of credit? Vertical Hold Episode 247

It’s the battle of the subscription gaming services, while Google battles to regain trust in voice assistants and telcos battle for your attention in the…

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Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max Hands-On Impressions [Video]

Apple’s shiny new Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max is now available to buy — but should you? Here’s my early impressions of its latest premium…

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Untitled Goose Game Review (Nintendo Switch)

Untitled Goose Game has a funny name and a funny concept, and while it’s not the longest title you’ll buy this year, you absolutely have to play it.

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Telstra embraces eSims for iPhones, HP unleashes Dragonfly laptops: Vertical Hold – Episode 246

What do eSIMs mean for Aussie smartphone owners? Can laptops finally deliver an *all* day all day battery life? Which tech deserves a place in…

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HP Elite Dragonfly Hands-On Impressions [Video]

It’s light, it’s blue, and it’s built for the business market. Here’s my early impressions of HP’s Elite Dragonfly laptop.

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Samsung Galaxy Fold Hands-On Review [Video]

The Galaxy Fold is one of this year’s most-hyped handsets, but is it any good? Here’s my first impressions.

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