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Thoughts on Game of Thrones: The Iron Throne

So, that’s about it for Game of Thrones. Do I have thoughts? Of course I do!

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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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Game of Thrones melts Foxtel, Google Home calls Australia Home and Google Glass lives again: Vertical Hold Episode 136

Why did Game of Thrones melt Foxtel’s streaming servers? Now that Google Home is finally here in Australia, was it worth the wait? Speaking of…

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Read This: Firefox kills 404s, Apple Watch 2 and the making of Head Over Heels

Firefox redirects 404s in a smart way, Apple readies the Apple Watch 2 (allegedly), Iran cans Pokémon GO and a classic game’s genesis revealed.

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Optus' EPL monopoly and Game of Thrones entitlement: Vertical Hold – Episode 74

Optus has a monopoly on the EPL, but will have they scored an own goal with pricing? Meanwhile, the Game Of Thrones piracy battle rages on and Dick Smith rises from its retail grave. All this and more with special guest Patrick Avenell!

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Game Of Owns: Are we "entitled" to Game Of Thrones?

So the argument goes, because Foxtel Play is awful — and it can be, no doubt — we should just pirate Game Of Thrones. I can’t see the logic in that line of thinking, especially from creative professionals.

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LG G5, Game Of Thrones Value and Telstra Air: Vertical Hold Ep 72

What’s a fair price to pay to watch Game of Thrones? Who’s going to pay for Telstra Air? Should you pay for LG’s quirky new…

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Apple Music and Game Of iTunes – Vertical Hold, Episode 12 2015

Apple finally has a music service, but can it “win” the streaming wars simply by being the default option? Meanwhile, Game Of Thrones is free…

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Online Piracy: Why aren't there more boycotts?

Those who advocate in favour of online piracy often talk about “punishing” content holders into doing their bidding. If that’s the case, why don’t the…

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Game Of Thrones Leak: Why I'm Not Downloading

Yeah, you could download the first four episodes of season five of Game Of Thrones, but I have this crazy notion in my head called…

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