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

Mar 12, 2020

As more businesses and schools start sending people home, we ask work-at-home veterans how they stay productive and sane. Meanwhile, Netflix drops 30-day free trials in Australia -- but why?
Special guests Alice Clarke (@Alicedkc) and Anthony Caruana (@Anthony_Caruana)

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Feb 13, 2020

Has Samsung regained its position at the top of the smartphone tree with the S20 Ultra and Z Flip? What now for TPG/Vodafone now that the ACCC got itself SIMS smashed? Why did Apple cop a hefty French iPhone fine?
Special guests News Tech Editor Jen Dudley Nicholson (@jendudley) and Australian IT editor Supratim...

Jan 23, 2020

What does Samsung have in store for the Galaxy S20? Has Sonos betrayed its long term customers by ditching support for older speakers? If even Silicon Valley insiders are getting nervous about online privacy, what does that mean for the rest of us?
Special guest @pickr editor Leigh Stark @leighlo

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Oct 31, 2019

Can Apple TV+ live up to the hype? Will Foxtel's loyalty scheme win over disgruntled customers? Is it worth getting an Xbox on contract through Telstra?

Special guests @tv_blackbox editor @SteveMolk and @KotakuAU editor @dippizuka

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Apr 11, 2019

What's Labor's plan for the NBN? Why is the ACCC concerned about NBN pricing? Who's going to buy the NBN?
Special guest AFR Technology Editor Paul Smith (@SaysSmithy)

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Vertical Hold: Behind The Tech News - podcast hosts @adam_turner and @alexkidman speak to Australia's leading...