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First Look: LG 8K NanoCell TV

I had the opportunity for some eyes-on time with LG’s 8K NanoCell TV. It’s impressive, but not inexpensive — so is it worth jumping into the 8K TV world?

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Apple iPhone XS rumours, 8K TVs from IFA, TPG/Vodafone confirm merger: Vertical Hold – Episode 193

Apple’s iPhone XS is coming, and we dig through the rumours to see if it’s worth getting excited about. Meanwhile, at IFA the talk is…

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I still can't binge watch Netflix properly

So I’m making my way — very slowly — through the new series of Orange Is The New Black on Netflix. People seem to race…

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How do the latest OLED and LED TVs compare, did you win NBN's FttC lottery? Vertical Hold – Episode 174

NBN Co has revealed the locations that will switch up to FTTC, but who won and lost under that arrangement? Meanwhile, big TVs are back…

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Nintendo Switch turns 1, Aussies swap broadcast TV for small screens: Vertical Hold Episode 168

Did Nintendo do enough in its first year to get you to Switch? Speaking of doing enough, is the Australian government doing enough for the…

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Is Ultra HD OLED the future of TV, can Disney take down Netflix? Vertical Hold – Episode 139

Can Sony’s OLED TV beat LG when the panel behind it is built by LG? Can Disney ditch Netflix and build a streaming service that…

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NBN Stumbles (Again) And A New Channel Is Born (But Who Cares?): Vertical Hold Episode 55

NBN’s bought itself a bit of a pig in a poke, but did it know and plan accordingly? Meanwhile, free to air adds HD and yet more channels, but who’s tuning in? All this and more in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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OLED vs LED & Smartwatches Special: Vertical Hold Episode 14 2015

In a VERY SPECIAL episode of Vertical Hold, we pit OLED against LED in the battle of the premium tellies, while Alex ponders whether anyone…

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Apple Watch Edition vs Samsung SUHD TV: The 25 Grand Battle

Got a lazy twenty five thousand dollars (or thereabouts) doing nothing? Both Samsung and Apple have the product for you! But which should you buy?

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CES 2015 Highlights: Vertical Hold – Episode 1, 2015

CES 2015 brought out the tech heavy hitters. Who’s winning the TV war between OLED and LED? Will Apple’s HomeKit conquer the smarthome? All this…

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