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Welcome to Vertical Hold: Behind The Tech News, where podcast hosts @adam_turner and @alexkidman speak to Australia's leading technology journalists every Friday to get the stories behind the tech news of the week: Pocket Cast pca.st/fUfj

Jan 18, 2018

Amazon's Echo smart speakers and talkative assistant Alexa are finally coming to Australia in February, along with Amazon Music Unlimited, but what are Aussies still missing out on? Plus, Nintendo Labo mania sweeps the world. Special guests Fairfax technology editor Tim Biggs and Fairfax writer Peter Wells. Vertical...


Jan 11, 2018

What's been the big tech news at CES 2018, apart from blackouts and flooding? Why are so many companies obsessed with AI homes that watch you while you're watching big TVs? Which gadgets did we see that made our jaws drop, for either good or bad reasons? Plus Belkin talks about what goes into designing a really...


Dec 21, 2017

What were the tech highs and lows of 2017? What does 2018 have in store for us? Who will you snooze on Facebook? Special guest Radio National technology journalist Peter Marks. Vertical Hold is brought to you by Linksys.

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Dec 14, 2017

What will NBN's price revamp mean for Aussie broadband users? Will speed monitoring efforts keep the telcos honest? What does Apple want with Shazam? Special guest Choice Australia technology journalist Ros Page. Vertical Hold is brought to you by Linksys.

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Dec 7, 2017

Why was Amazon's launch in Australia so flat? Will consumers flock to all-day ARM-based Windows PCs? How has SMS retained its popularity after a quarter of a century?

Special guests 2SER's Nic Healey and Science Alert's Seamus Byrne.

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