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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.

Jan 19, 2017

While at CES 2017, Vertical Hold’s Alex Kidman went off the well worn Vegas strip to investigate the Pinball Hall of Fame and talk to its director of stuff and things, Tim Arnold.

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Jan 12, 2017

Staright from CES 2017, Elgato discusses Apple's Homekit and the smart home tipping point, while Dolby talks about bringing Vision HDR and Atmos to televisions. Special guests: Elgato's Lars Felber and Dolby's Roland Vlaicu. Vertical Hold is brought to you by Alcatel.

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Jan 6, 2017

What are the highs and lows of the CES electronics show in Las Vegas? Special guest: 2SER breakfast host Nic Healey. Vertical Hold is brought to you by Alcatel.

Vertical Hold - Australian technology journalists Alex Kidman and Adam Turner channel-surf through the headlines in search of the big picture.

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Dec 15, 2016

Will the tax on networks competing with the NBN drive up broadband prices? When will you be forced to switch to the NBN or lose your internet access? Are drone deliveries coming to your front lawn? Special guest: PC World & Good Gear Guide editor Nick Ross.

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Dec 8, 2016

Pebble has been bought out by Fitbit, signalling an end to its smartwatch range, but what does this mean for the future of smartwatches? Meanwhile, Amazon is looking into autonomous supermarkets, but is this the future of your weekly shop, or a dark glimpse into an always monitored retail future? Apple's talking cinema...