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You can still upgrade Windows 7 to Windows 10 for free (maybe)

If accurate, Microsoft really doesn’t seem to care about those Windows revenue streams as much any more, as it appears as though anyone still on…

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Xbox Series X Review: A retrogamer’s perspective

Microsoft has a brand new shiny console out capable of cutting-edge next-gen visuals and gameplay. So naturally, I’ve been playing old games on it. It’s…

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Microsoft unveils Surface Neo and Surface Duo, Can Apple save magazines with Apple News +, should TPG be forced to build a mobile network – Vertical Hold Episode 248

Microsoft launches laptops and concept devices, Apple News+ might save magazines and the TPG/Vodafone merger is frozen in the latest ep of Vertical Hold!

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Windows 10 October update, Surface Pro 6, Foxtel Now price hike: Vertical Hold – Episode 198

Foxtel Now gets a huge price bump, the Windows 10 October Update arrives and Microsoft reveals a whole new range of Surface gear — but…

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NBN leaves HFC in limbo, Microsoft shuns Windows 10S: Vertical Hold Episode 165

Was Microsoft tilting at windmills with Windows 10S, or does it have a future as a Windows “mode”? Speaking of tilting at windmills, why are…

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Amazon flops into Australia, Windows goes ARM again and SMS turns 25: Vertical Hold Episode 156

Amazon is finally here, but why did it fail to live up to the hype? Meanwhile, Microsoft’s pitching ARM-based Windows laptops (again), and SMS turns the quarter-century mark in the latest episode!

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CBS All Access coming to Australia, Telstra dumps 3rd party billing and what's hot at IFA in Berlin: Vertical Hold – Episode 142

CBS is buying Channel 10 and bringing its All Access streaming service down under, while Telstra ditches 3rd party mobile billing and IFA unfolds with all new tech goodies in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Pebble Dies while Amazon Goes To The Supermarket: Vertical Hold Episode 105

Pebble’s death casts doubt on the future of smartwatches, while Amazon looks to the future of supermarket shopping. Meanwhile, we’re getting screwed on LEGO Batman airing dates, but will Apple’s bold cinema plan save us? All this plus Galaxy S8, Surface Phone and more in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Microsoft's Surface revamp and Foxtel's Walking Dead lockdown: Vertical Hold – Episode 99

Microsoft’s Surface Book or Apple’s MacBook? Foxtel Play for The Walking Dead, or piracy? All this and more with special guest, TV Tonight’s David Knox in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Read This: $okemon GO, MS-DOS rewards, Morbotron and crocodile overlords

Things keep on happening. I can’t stop them, but while I try, here’s some news to tide you over, including our inevitable massive crocodile overlords.

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