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?”

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! Continue reading “Optus "Free" Netflix, Android N, iPhone Headphone Jack and XboxOnesie: Vertical Hold Episode 90”

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”

LG G5, Game Of Thrones Value and Telstra Air: Vertical Hold Ep 72

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What’s a fair price to pay to watch Game of Thrones? Who’s going to pay for Telstra Air? Should you pay for LG’s quirky new modular G5 smartphone? All this and more in the latest episode of Vertical Hold! Continue reading “LG G5, Game Of Thrones Value and Telstra Air: Vertical Hold Ep 72”

HTC's perfect 10 smartphone, Vive VR headset: Vertical Hold – Episode 71

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Can the HTC 10 save HTC — or will it be the Vive? Who’s lining up to buy the Kindle Oasis? All this and special guest GadgetGuy.com.au’s Leigh Stark! Continue reading “HTC's perfect 10 smartphone, Vive VR headset: Vertical Hold – Episode 71”

How do I avoid being fined for using my mobile while driving?

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The Easter long weekend rolls around, and with it, the prospect of double demerits for drivers caught using mobile phones while driving. There’s a very easy way to avoid being fined. Continue reading “How do I avoid being fined for using my mobile while driving?”

Telstra: Unlimited plans unlikely

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Many Australian telcos are switching to plans with unlimited call and text provisions. Telstra is by far the biggest player not to have largely switched to that model — so I asked them why. Continue reading “Telstra: Unlimited plans unlikely”

Samsung: Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge and Gear 360 Camera

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Samsung’s latest premium phones are refinements of the existing Galaxy designs, but they’re joined by a cute little 360 degree camera as well. Continue reading “Samsung: Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge and Gear 360 Camera”

LG reveals LG G5

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It wasn’t exactly a secret that LG had a smartphone in the wings to reveal at MWC. It turns out that it had a bit more besides. Continue reading “LG reveals LG G5”

Unlimited calls, texts and 5GB of data… for $5 a month?

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If you ever wanted proof that there’s some serious competition in the budget prepaid space, Lebara’s latest set of deals should serve your needs nicely. Continue reading “Unlimited calls, texts and 5GB of data… for $5 a month?”