Adam Turner

Adam Turner is an award-winning Australian technology journalist and previous Melbourne deputy editor of Next, the former business technology section of Fairfax's The Age and Sydney Morning Herald.

After seven years at The Age, Adam left in 2005 to pursue a career as a freelance technology journalist and corporate writer. He contributes news, features, reviews, opinion, podcasts and video to consumer and business technology publications. Adam's specialty areas include mobility, digital entertainment and small business technology.

Adam also co-hosts weekly technology news podcast Vertical Hold: Behind The Tech News with Alex Kidman, speaking to Australia's leading technology journalists every Friday to get the stories behind the tech news of the week.

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The Lizzies

MediaConnect Australian IT Journalism Awards:

Best Technical Journalist - Winner 2015
Finalist 2014, 2017

Best Business Technology Journalist - Winner 2012

Best Reviewer - Highly Commended 2015, 2010
Finalist 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

Best Consumer Technology Journalist - Highly Commended 2009
Finalist 2010, 2011, 2014

Best Columnist - Highly Commended 2011
Finalist 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Best Technology Issues Journalist
Finalist 2016

Best News Journalist
Finalist 2017

Best Video Program
Vertical Hold - Finalist 2013, 2014

Best Consumer Technology Coverage
Vertical Hold - Finalist 2017

Adam has also appeared on:

3AW, 3WBC, 3MDR, 3RRR, SEN, 2GB, 2UE, 2NM, 6PR, ABC Melbourne, ABC Sydney, ABC Sunshine Coast, Radio Australia, Kiss FM, Joy FM, Big Ideas, Macworld Australia podcast, Byteside, Download This Show, Tech Stream, Aussie Tech Heads, CHOICE Australia and others.

Publications to which Adam contributes include:

Livewire Livewire - consumer tech section of The Age
The Guide The Green Guide - entertainment section of the The Age
The Guide The Guide - entertainment section of the Sydney Morning Herald
TechKnow - M Magazine TechKnow - M Magazine in The Sunday Age
ABC Technology + Games ABC Technology+Games - tech news website
Download This Show Download This Show - tech podcast
[ABC - Radio National]
Information Age Information Age - industry magazine
[Australian Computer Society]
QANTASLINK Spirit QANTASLINK Spirit - inflight magazine
Smarter Business Ideas Smarter Business Ideas - business tech blog
Tech Talk Radio Tech Talk Radio - tech podcast
PC & Tech Authority PC & Tech Authority - consumer tech magazine
Hyper Hyper - gaming magazine
CRN CRN - IT channel business magazine
Good Gear Guide Good Gear Guide - consumer tech website
[IDG Communications]
PC World PC World - consumer tech website
[IDG Communications]
Geare Geare - consumer tech magazine
Sound + Image Sound+Image - consumer AV magazine
PC Mag Australia PC Mag Australia - consumer tech website
The Original PC Doctor The Original PC Doctor - computer support company

Masthead image: Wikimedia Commons