Foxtel goes 4K and ditches cable, what can we expect from the iQ4? – Vertical Hold Episode 191

Foxtel’s making big changes to resolution, delivery and its set-top box strategy, while the government releases its draft encryption bill and more in the latest episode!

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Unlimited data frenzy (with a catch) and Windows 10 April Update: Vertical Hold – Episode 176

“Unlimited” mobile data deals are here, but are they worth your money? Meanwhile, there’s a new version of Windows 10 in town, as well as Optus’ reveal of its new World Cup streaming rights. All this and more in the latest episode! Continue reading “Unlimited data frenzy (with a catch) and Windows 10 April Update: Vertical Hold – Episode 176”

NBN Reality Check and iOT Killers: Vertical Hold Episode 70

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What’s the future of the NBN? Should vendors kill old hardware on a whim? We’re joined by CNET Editor Nic Healey in the latest episode! Continue reading “NBN Reality Check and iOT Killers: Vertical Hold Episode 70”

Privacy Week: Do Australians even care about their privacy online?

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Privacy Awareness Week sounds like one of those terribly worthy but terribly dull concepts, but it’s something that a lot more of us should take quite seriously. Continue reading “Privacy Week: Do Australians even care about their privacy online?”

The Eyes have IT: Controlling your tech with vision alone

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Forget keyboards and touchscreens — the future of computing interactions is right in front of your eyes. Continue reading “The Eyes have IT: Controlling your tech with vision alone”

Oh no, you DO and SHOULD complain about privacy, and a LOT.

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Over at Gizmodo Australia, Luke Hopewell’s written a passionate piece about Uber and privacy, and why anyone using a smartphone doesn’t get to complain about privacy any more. I think he’s dead wrong on this one. Continue reading “Oh no, you DO and SHOULD complain about privacy, and a LOT.”