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Android vs IOS and Copyright Crackdown: Vertical Hold Episode 16 2014

Is it time to call a ceasefire in the smartphone wars? Will new copyright enforcement rules change anything? All this plus dying networks, Facebook changes,…

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iTunes Extras and iPhone trade-ins: Vertical Hold – Episode 15, 2014

Digital Movie downloads are a guessing game. Apple’s iPhone trade-ins aren’t great value — but are the alternatives any better? All this plus Raspberry Pi…

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Paying for iView and Google's 5 Billion: Vertical Hold – Episode 14 2014

In the latest episode, Adam Turner and Alex Kidman argue fiercely about paying for ABC iView, look closely at Google’s plans for world domination, ponder…

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Will a three-strikes rule stop Aussie piracy? Vertical Hold – Episode 13, 2014

It’s time to sail the seas piratical, as we ponder whether the content industries truly “get it”, whether the pirates will hang off any argument…

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Apple WWDC 2014: Vertical Hold – Episode 12 2014

OS X Yosemite! iOS 8! HealthKit, HomeKit and the 27″ iPhone! All this and more in the latest episode of Vertical Hold.

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The NBN Is Dead: Vertical Hold – Episode 11 2014

A special on the future of the NBN — not that there seems to be much of a future for the NBN to speak of…

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Gadget Durability and Chromecast in Australia: Vertical Hold – Episode 10 2014

How long should your “new” gadgets actually last? Will the Chromecast seriously change streaming video in Australia? All this and more in the latest episode…

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Heartbleed & Samsung Galaxy S5 v HTC One M8: Vertical Hold – Episode 9, 2014

Should you buy the HTC One M8 or the Galaxy S5? Should you be worried by Heartbleed? All this and more in the latest episode…

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Game Of Thrones Piracy and Talking To Your Tech: Vertical Hold Episode 8 2014

We’re back again, discussing the issues around the Foxtel-only season four of Game Of Thrones, as well as the social awkwardness that still comes from…

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Freeview Plus, Prepaid vs Postpaid Mobile: Vertical Hold Episode 6 2014

In which Adam and I debate the merits of Freeview’s IPTV play, whether or not prepaid or postpaid is the way to go, and finally…

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