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Retro gaming admission: I’ve never finished Metal Gear Solid

It’s a classic, I had a quiet Saturday, and so…

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Thoughts on Spider-Man (PS4)

It’s downright weird to review a game months after its release. So why not do that?

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Has Vodafone cracked roaming, does the NBN really have a clean bill of health, foldable phones emerge: Vertical Hold – Episode 203

Samsung starts a fresh wave of hype around foldable phones, Vodafone gets aggressive on roaming deals and the ACCC says the NBN is doing just fine… maybe… in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Thoughts on the Sony PlayStation Classic

So, the early hands-on reviews of the PlayStation Classic are in, and they’re all indicating that it’s a bit bland. I’m not surprised.

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iOS 12 revitalises older iPhones, ACCC gets nasty on “unlimited”, Google Assistant hits Aussie TVs — Vertical Hold Episode 196

iOS 12 is here, and it’s not instantly death for your older iOS devices! The ACCC is warning telcos about the use of “unlimited” in plan advertising (finally) and Google Assistant lands on Aussie TVs — but do we really want talkative TVs anyway?

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Doctor Who will air on ABC Australia at 5:45pm

That’s an unusual time in strict scheduling terms, and it’ll annoy some, but it’s not out of line bearing in mind modern viewing habits.

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Revisiting Dead Rising 2

As part of my effort to play and enjoy more games, I’ve recently taken a romp through the zombie-infested playground that is Capcom’s Dead Rising 2.

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Apple unveils iPhone XR, XS & XS Max, Apple Watch 4 and Foxtel Go for Chromecast & Airplay: Vertical Hold – Episode 195

All the news from this week’s iPhone launch (with a special live cross to Cupertino!), plus Foxtel Go relaunches and more in this week’s episode!

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Damned hackers

Normal service will be resumed… when it’s resumed.

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