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Foxtel kills Presto, Google unveils Pixel and 2G finally dies: Vertical Hold Episode 96

Will Presto subscribers embrace Foxtel Play? Can Google get us excited about Pixel phones? Who will miss 2G?

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iPhone 7 Plus Review, Google Allo and macOS Sierra: Vertical Hold Episode 94

Did the iPhone 7 live up to the hype? Should you rush into macOS Sierra, or for that matter say hello to Google Allo? All this and more with special guest Jennifer Dudley-Nicholson!

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Optus "Free" Netflix, Android N, iPhone Headphone Jack and XboxOnesie: Vertical Hold Episode 90

Optus goes quota free for Netflix and Presto while Google launches Android N and Microsoft gets a lot of coverage for the XboxOnesie in the latest episode!

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Optus EPL fail, Google Duo and Telstra's streaming dominance: Vertical Hold Episode 89

Do we need Google Duo video chat? Can Optus bounce back from an EPL own goal? We’re joined by special guests APN news editor Patrick…

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Read This: Wookie Hacking, The Missing MacBook Pro and Silicon Beach.

How to make a Wookie cluck like a chicken, LG’s tricky Android wordplay and where Apple’s headed with its next MacBook Pro update… maybe.

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Will Melbourne get Uber, and should you trust your Smart Home to Telstra? Vertical Hold Episode 81

Uber could become legal in Melbourne, but is that a boon or a bust? Meanwhile, Telstra has big plans for your smart home, but does…

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Random Thoughts: Google Home, Glass and the public privacy mystery

Google announced its home assistant, Google Home at Google I/O today, and the world went nuts. I get the allure, but whatever happened to privacy?

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Google I/O Special: Google Home, Google Assistant, VR and More: Vertical Hold Ep 76

Google’s I/O conference brings all the big news this week, along with special guests Jennifer Dudley-Nicholson and Daniel Tyson!

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Google I/O RumourFest, What's Windows 10 Worth and VoLTE: Vertical Hold Episode 75

Google’s big developer conference is imminent, but what will the big G reveal? Windows 10 has an upgrade price, but is it a price anyone will pay? Telcos are talking up VoLTE rollouts like it’s the next big thing, but are consumers listening? All this and more in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Apple Smart Battery Case, Google family music plan, Bitcoin and special guest @jendudley – Vertical Hold Episode 57

Apple has a battery case for the iPhone 6s — but what’s the story with that hunch and including a weak battery? Meanwhile, Google’s unveiled its family music sharing plan, but is it good value? All this and SPECIAL GUEST TIME in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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