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Australian technology news podcast Vertical Hold: Behind The Tech News dives into the big stories of the week. Joined by Australia's leading tech journalists every Friday, co-hosts @adam_turner and @alexkidman channel-surf through the headlines in search of the big picture.
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Feb 25, 2021

Were there any winners in the battle between Facebook and the Australian Government? Was Disney+'s Star Hub worth the wait?

Guests @findercomau editor-in-chief Angus Kidman (@gusworldau), @Byteside editor Seamus Byrne (@seamus) and @TVBlackbox viewer advocate @SteveMolk. Vertical Hold is brought to you by...


Feb 18, 2021

What does NASA's Perseverance rover hope to find on Mars? What lies ahead in our exploration and settlement of the Red Planet? Guests @NASAJPL robotics chief Issa Nesnas and @ScienceAlert's Michelle Starr @riding_red - Vertical Hold is brought to you by Aussie Broadband – changing the game with their award-winning...


Feb 11, 2021

NBN co announces new FTTP upgrade suburbs, Telstra ditches everything but prepaid direct debits and StarLink brings competition to the satellite broadband space in Australia -- at a cost.

Special Guest Jen "Hard Quiz Champ" Dudley Nicholson from News Corp (@jendudley)
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Feb 4, 2021

Why have NBN's HFC cable connections ground to a halt? Why is Telstra ditching free live sports in favour of Kayo? Guest ZDNet Australia editor Chris Duckett (@dobes) - Vertical Hold is brought to you by Aussie Broadband – changing the game with their award-winning network and Australian based support.

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Jan 28, 2021

What would an Australian Internet look like without Google? As CBS pivots in the streaming wars, will Paramount+ be enough to see off Netflix or Disney's incoming Star streaming service? Special guests TV Blackbox's Steve Molk (@stevemolk) and ZDNet's Asha Barbaschow (@ashabeeeee) Vertical Hold is brought to you by...