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Has Vodafone cracked roaming, does the NBN really have a clean bill of health, foldable phones emerge: Vertical Hold – Episode 203

Samsung starts a fresh wave of hype around foldable phones, Vodafone gets aggressive on roaming deals and the ACCC says the NBN is doing just fine… maybe… in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Global roaming rort and mobile ad-blocking war: Vertical Hold – Episode 61

Is global roaming still the last frontier of telco price gouging? Who will win the mobile ad-blocking wars? What will NBN’s Sky Muster offer the outback?

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Are Globalgig's 4G plans good value?

There’s no shortage of choices when it comes to data roaming when overseas, but there’s a real shortage of 4G roaming options. Globalgig’s new deal…

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Global data roaming for free is easy if you're prepared

It is possible to roam internationally on your smartphone for the low, low cost of nothing, if you’re prepared.

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Vodafone adds Europe to its $5 Red roaming deal

Vodafone has added 34 European countries to its $5 roaming offer, but I’d still suggest checking the sums before you fly.

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Vodafone Red Roaming Review

Vodafone’s Red roaming launched a few months back, promising $5 a day roaming packages to select countries. How well does it actually work?

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Optus adds new global roaming options, but there's still a data sting

Optus has joined Vodafone in offering lower-cost global roaming options for travellers with simplified plans, although they’re much better if you’re a frequent caller than…

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