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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

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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Oct 24, 2019

Is Samsung's Galaxy Fold worthy of the hype, and a $3K price tag? How dangerous are Samsung and Google's biometric security flaws? Why is Huawei turning back to Android after flirting with HarmonyOS? Special guests @SMH @DigitalLife_AU editor @TimBiggs and @WhistleOut_AU managing editor @a_choros - Vertical Hold is...


Oct 17, 2019

Does Google get the last word in 2019 smartphones with the Pixel 4? Are Telstra's claims that it would have built a better NBN credible? What's the future of 5G, fixed-line broadband and Wi-Fi 6 at Broadband World Forum?

Special guests @Gizmodo AU editor @Tegan_Writes, NewsLtd's @jendudley, @PCWorldAu editor @Cvamped...


Oct 12, 2019

What's hot at #PAXAUS 2019? We're talking indie games, major demos and announcements, panel sessions, negative latency, VR, classic gaming and "the first adventure game musical". Special guests @KotakuAU editor @dippizuka, @PCWorldAu editor @Cvamped and ABC Radio's @dr_nic Vertical Hold is brought to you by...


Oct 3, 2019

Does Apple News+ represent good value? Why are we so excited about Microsoft's take on foldable phones and laptops? Who won -- or lost -- in the ACCC's blocking of the TPG/Vodafone merger?
Special guest host @Pickr editor @leighlo and special guest @jezford

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