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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

Jul 18, 2019

Is FaceApp just a bit of AI fun, or something more sinister? Meanwhile, Elon Musk's latest effort wants to bridge the gap between AI and human brains. Guests News Corp national tech editor Jen Dudley-Nicholson @jendudley Vertical Hold is brought to you by Casa Systems.

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Jul 11, 2019

Is Netflix really responsible for lousy NBN performance? Does Samsung have a case for its claims around ""water resistant" phones? What regulations should there be around business use of AI?

Guest AFR technology editor Paul Smith @saysmithy

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Jul 4, 2019

Will NBN start imposing a Netflix tax? Should teens be banned from social media? Why is Optus in trouble with the ACCC again? Guests Finder editor in chief Angus Kidman @gusworldau and Pickr editor Leigh Stark @leighlo Vertical Hold is brought to you by Casa Systems.

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Jun 27, 2019

Why is Telstra ditching excess data charges -- and is there a catch in its new "simplified" plans? Is Huawei right to call the NBN a "disaster"? Will smart 5G cars make us safer on the roads?

Guest Gizmodo Australia editor and all round legend Tegan Jones @tegan_writes and Kevin Teoh, Head of Consumer Telstra.


Jun 20, 2019

Will Facebook's new Libra cryptocurrency win people over? Why are NBN scams on the rise? How is Netflix cracking down on account sharing? Special guest freelance tech writer Anthony Caruana @Anthony_Caruana Vertical Hold is brought to you by NetComm.

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