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PAX Aus Special: Vertical Hold Episode 249

It’s a very special episode of Vertical Hold, live from PAX AUS 2019, with special guests, Alex & Adam in the same room and… cat games?

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Microsoft unveils Surface Neo and Surface Duo, Can Apple save magazines with Apple News +, should TPG be forced to build a mobile network – Vertical Hold Episode 248

Microsoft launches laptops and concept devices, Apple News+ might save magazines and the TPG/Vodafone merger is frozen in the latest ep of Vertical Hold!

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Apple Arcade vs Google Play Pass, Can we trust Google now, Why are telcos lining up free months of credit? Vertical Hold Episode 247

It’s the battle of the subscription gaming services, while Google battles to regain trust in voice assistants and telcos battle for your attention in the…

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Telstra embraces eSims for iPhones, HP unleashes Dragonfly laptops: Vertical Hold – Episode 246

What do eSIMs mean for Aussie smartphone owners? Can laptops finally deliver an *all* day all day battery life? Which tech deserves a place in…

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Apple unveils new iPhones, iPads, Watch, Apple TV+, Apple Arcade: Vertical Hold – Episode 245

Apple painted its iPhone 11 Pro launch as “By innovation only” — but where was the innovation, precisely?

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What’s hot at IFA 2019: Vertical Hold – Episode 244

From the Mate X vs Galaxy Fold to 5G chipsets and more, live from IFA 2019 in Berlin!

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NBN leaves suburbs behind, 8KTV looms large: Vertical Hold – Episode 243

LG’s 8K TV is now available — but can it justify its asking price? And why is NBN Co leaving selected suburbs in the dark when it comes to their connection date?

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Apple blocks third-party iPhone batteries, Huawei’s HarmonyOS takes on Android: Vertical Hold Episode 241

Apple gets nasty with 3rd party battery repair shops and Huawei unveils its Android competitor in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Is the Samsung Note10 a Note-worthy phone? What can its competitors do to catch up? Vertical Hold Episode 240

From New York to Sydney, we ponder the Note10’s features and position in the smartphone market in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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What does it take to become Fortnite world champion? Will the ACCC take down Google and Facebook? Vertical Hold Episode 239

The sweet science of eSports and another instance of SIMS SMASH in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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