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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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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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Quickflix nixed, ANZ Apple Pay and Ultra HD Blu-Ray: Vertical Hold Episode 73

Quickflix is sinking while Panasonic tries to make Ultra HD Blu-Ray your next digital video format, but who’s buying? ANZ is in bed with Apple…

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Telstra TV Review

The Telstra TV is a huge step above the T-Box, but in the world of streaming devices, it’s likely to satisfy only if your needs…

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We'll Always Be Together (But Not On Streaming Video Services)

There’s plenty of hype around the streaming libraries of services such as Netflix, Stan or Presto, but the reality is that all too often, I’m…

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Legal aid for Aussie pirates and Ultra HD Blu-ray: Vertical Hold Episode 10, 2015

Will Ultra HD Blu-Ray be the final physical format? Will iiNet really rescue Aussie pirates? Will Presto and Quickflix’s date with destiny end up in…

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Was Netflix Australia Worth The Wait?: Vertical Hold Episode 6, 2015

Netflix Australia has finally launched, but was it worth the wait? What can Stan, Presto, Quickflix or Foxtel Do? Why is Alex talking at length…

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Netflix or Stan or Presto — Which One Should You Pick?

Netflix Australia has finally launched, but it’s not the only streaming game in town. Which service should you opt for?

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Netflix vs Stan vs Presto vs Quickflix: It's not just about the pricing

We now know how much Netflix will cost when it launches tomorrow, which means that price comparison with other streaming services is easy. However, it’s…

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Netflix vs Presto vs Stan vs Quickflix: Vertical Hold Episode 2 2015

2015 sees the Australian streaming media landscape explode with new competitors. Who’s going to win the streaming war, and who’s going to lose? Meanwhile, Microsoft’s…

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