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Can Sony’s PS5 win the next-gen gaming wars, how will PAX Aus work as a virtual event? Vertical Hold Episode 283

E3 isn’t happening — and PAX Aus is undergoing some radical changes — in our future of gaming special episode of Vertical Hold!

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Will Apple dump Intel for ARM at WWDC, Microsoft waves white flag in browser wars: Vertical Hold ep 282

Will Apple pull the plug on Intel-based Macs at WWDC? Why is Microsoft giving up its long-fought browser battles? All this and more in the…

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SpaceX launches first astronauts, humanity eyes The Moon and Mars – Vertical Hold Ep 281

This week, we’re off to space in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Gigabit home NBN, will Telstra end up owning NBN Co – Vertical Hold Ep 280

Gigabit NBN arrives for Australian consumers… well, some of them. It’s complicated, rather like the question of whether or not Telstra will end up owning…

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Checkout-free supermarkets come to Australia, NBN stumbles towards the finish line – Vertical Hold Ep 279

Is the future of Australian supermarket shopping one dominated by robots stacking shelves and consumers paying by smartphone? Why is NBN Co claiming that it’s…

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Can Foxtel Binge Its Way Out Of Bankruptcy? What are CBS’ plans for Channel 10? Vertical Hold Ep 278

Can a streaming drama service reverse Foxtel’s fortunes? Why can’t Aussies subscribe directly to HBO? What’s the story with CBS’ ownership of Channel 10? All…

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Is COVIDsafe getting any safer? Surface Book 3 vs MacBook Pro 13 Vertical Hold Ep 277

The COVIDSafe saga continues as the app doesn’t work on a whole bunch of phones and the data might be going nowhere. Meanwhile, Apple and Microsoft face off in the premium laptop arena, but which one should you buy? All this and more in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Can we trust the COVIDSafe app? Will Aussies hang up on Zoom? Vertical Hold ep 276

The CovidSafe app launched this week, but lots of folk don’t trust it — is that wise or foolish? And can Google and Facebook claw streaming market share away from Zoom? All this and more in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Retro gaming through the Coronavirus lockdown : Vertical Hold ep275

If I’m stuck at home for a prolonged period of time — as so many of us are — my leisure time is going to…

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Apple unveils new iPhone SE, Can you trust coronavirus contact tracking apps? Vertical Hold – ep 274

The government’s trying to get everyone to install Coronavirus tracking apps — but is this a wise move? Meanwhile, Apple’s got a shiny new phone…

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