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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

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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Apr 4, 2019

Does Telstra's Telstra Plus offer superior value? Will 12Mbps NBN plans get the boot? Will new laws curb the spreading of violent and offensive material online?
Guests News Corp Technology Reporter Nick Whigham (@NWWhigham)

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Dec 6, 2018

Do Australia's new encryption interception laws put everyone's safety and privacy at risk? Are we ready to say goodbye to Microsoft Edge?
Special guest Risky Business editor Patrick Gray.
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Oct 17, 2018

Direct from Huawei's London launch of the Huawei Mate 20 series -- and plenty more -- we're joined by Pickr's Leigh Stark and PC World's Fergus Halliday -- to talk everything Huawei, and what Google's decision to charge for apps for EU phones might mean for the wider Android market.

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May 9, 2018

Are we ready for Google Assistant to pass the Turing Test on the phone? What are Google's thoughts on Digital Wellness? How is Google tackling fake news, including a chat with Google News head Richard Gingras about the inclusion of podcasts. Special guests Ausdroid editor Dan Tyson and Radio New Zealand's Peter...