Wanted Monty Mole: The Adventure Continues

Level 10 of Wanted Monty Mole reveals inner dark secrets about a young mole’s inner turmoil. Also, a well known poem is back.

Monty continues further down the mines in search of coal. Quite why, nobody knows, but it turns out that I still have Mole Skills. Not that those will pay the bills. Continue reading “Wanted Monty Mole: The Adventure Continues”

iPhone 7 Plus Review, Google Allo and macOS Sierra: Vertical Hold Episode 94

Did the iPhone 7 live up to the hype? Should you rush into macOS Sierra, or for that matter say hello to Google Allo? All this and more with special guest Jennifer Dudley-Nicholson!

Did the iPhone 7 live up to the hype? Should you rush into macOS Sierra, or for that matter say hello to Google Allo? All this and more with special guest Jennifer Dudley-Nicholson! Continue reading “iPhone 7 Plus Review, Google Allo and macOS Sierra: Vertical Hold Episode 94”

Retrogaming repost: Wanted: Monty Mole!

A very long time ago, I set myself a very peculiar gaming challenge. Time to revisit it, methinks, with a trip down the mines to see Monty Mole. Correction: To see Monty Mole die. A LOT.

A very long time ago, I set myself a very peculiar gaming challenge. Time to revisit it, methinks, with a trip down the mines to see Monty Mole. Correction: To see Monty Mole die. A LOT. Continue reading “Retrogaming repost: Wanted: Monty Mole!”

Stop everything, Madman is bringing Shin Godzilla to Australian cinemas

It’s been a long while since I’ve been able to see a Godzilla film in the cinema. No, that Matthew Broderick thing doesn’t count.

It’s been a long while since I’ve been able to see a Godzilla film in the cinema. No, that Matthew Broderick thing doesn’t count. Continue reading “Stop everything, Madman is bringing Shin Godzilla to Australian cinemas”

iOS 10 Review, GST Geoblocking and Netflix Unlimited Data: Vertical Hold Episode 93

iOS 10 reviewed in depth, the federal government’s no-GST-collected-geoblocking proposal examined and Netflix’s big push for “unlimited” plans in the latest episode, with special guest Matthew Powell! Continue reading “iOS 10 Review, GST Geoblocking and Netflix Unlimited Data: Vertical Hold Episode 93”

iPhone 7, Exploding Note 7 and PS4 Pro: Vertical Hold Episode 92

Apple launches the iPhone 7 and new Apple Watch while Samsung’s latest phone goes up in flames. Meanwhile, Sony has not one but two new PS4s they’d like you to buy. All this and more in the latest episode!

Apple launches the iPhone 7 and new Apple Watch while Samsung’s latest phone goes up in flames. Meanwhile, Sony has not one but two new PS4s they’d like you to buy. All this and more in the latest episode! Continue reading “iPhone 7, Exploding Note 7 and PS4 Pro: Vertical Hold Episode 92”

Retro gaming challenge fail: what I learned

My year long retro gaming challenge sputtered to a halt after only 20 weeks, but it’s not all gloom. In many ways, it did exactly what I wanted it to do.

My year long retro gaming challenge sputtered to a halt after only 20 weeks, but it’s not all doom and gloom. Continue reading “Retro gaming challenge fail: what I learned”

iPhone 7, IFA and Apple vs the banks (again!): Vertical Hold Episode 91

Audio at IFA, iPhone 7 incoming and Apple gets heavy handed with the banks in this week’s episode, with special guests Jez Ford and Angus Kidman!

While Adam investigates the world of high resolution audio at IFA, with a little help from Sound+Image’s Jez Ford, Alex chats with finder.com.au’s editor in chief Angus Kidman about the imminent release of the iPhone 7 and Apple’s objections to opening up NFC to the big Australian banks. All this and more in the latest episode! Continue reading “iPhone 7, IFA and Apple vs the banks (again!): Vertical Hold Episode 91”

Optus “Free” Netflix, Android N, iPhone Headphone Jack and XboxOnesie: Vertical Hold Episode 90

Optus goes quota free for Netflix and Presto while Google launches Android N and Microsoft gets a lot of coverage for the XboxOnesie in the latest episode!

Optus goes quota free for Netflix and Presto while Google launches Android N and Microsoft gets a lot of coverage for the XboxOnesie in the latest episode! Continue reading “Optus “Free” Netflix, Android N, iPhone Headphone Jack and XboxOnesie: Vertical Hold Episode 90″

Optus EPL fail, Google Duo and Telstra’s streaming dominance: Vertical Hold Episode 89

Do we need Google Duo video chat? Can Optus bounce back from an EPL own goal? We’re joined by special guests APN news editor Patrick Avenell and Ausdroid editor Daniel Tyson! Continue reading “Optus EPL fail, Google Duo and Telstra’s streaming dominance: Vertical Hold Episode 89”