Which premium Android smartphone is best?

And what’s Google doing with its confusing YouTube Music, YouTube Premium and Google Play Music plans? All this and more in the latest episode of Vertical Hold! Continue reading “Which premium Android smartphone is best?”

Mobile World Congress Wrap: Vertical Hold Episode 116

Mobile World Congress is done and dusted, and we’re joined by our largest ever assembly of experts to dissect the winners and the losers. Continue reading “Mobile World Congress Wrap: Vertical Hold Episode 116”

Can Stan tackle Netflix? Can Huawei topple Samsung? Vertical Hold – Episode 113

Stan is taking on Netflix, but can it win, or is surviving enough? Meanwhile, Huawei wants to be your new best mate, but does it stand a chance against Apple and Samsung? The NBN is rolling out faster than ever, but users are hitting a speed block. All this and more with special guest, media commentator Steve Molk! Continue reading “Can Stan tackle Netflix? Can Huawei topple Samsung? Vertical Hold – Episode 113”

Telstra Scams, ADSL Deregulation and 2016's best smartphone: Vertical Hold Episode 83

Telstra customers being scammed, 2016’s best premium phone and the issues with ADSL deregulation with special guest finder.com.au editor in chief Angus Kidman! Continue reading “Telstra Scams, ADSL Deregulation and 2016's best smartphone: Vertical Hold Episode 83”

MWC Rumour Mill: What’s coming next from Samsung, LG, Huawei, Sony and HTC?

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Samsung and LG will definitely launch new phones, but other tech firms are being just a little more coy about their mobile plans leading up to Mobile World Congress 2016. Continue reading “MWC Rumour Mill: What’s coming next from Samsung, LG, Huawei, Sony and HTC?”

Huawei P8 Review

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The Huawei P8 is a good option at its asking price, although it falls ever so short of being an entirely “premium” experience. Continue reading “Huawei P8 Review”

Huawei goes Wearable at MWC

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If there’s an early theme at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, it’s wearable technology, with Huawei announcing multiple new wearable devices today. Continue reading “Huawei goes Wearable at MWC”

Vodafone Huawei 4G Cube Review

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The Vodafone Huawei 4G Cube isn’t much of a cube, as cubes go. But as a small home router with a cute design, it has a certain appeal, as long as you can get a decent 4G signal going into it in the first place. Continue reading “Vodafone Huawei 4G Cube Review”

Vodafone's Huawei 4G Cube: Is it good value?

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Vodafone’s traditionally steered clear of the fixed line broadband market, being a mobile telco and all. It’s just launched its latest product that’s aimed pretty solidly at the fixed line broadband market, however. Is it worth buying? Continue reading “Vodafone's Huawei 4G Cube: Is it good value?”