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, case studies, thought leadership and content marketing to consumer, biztech and corporate publications. His 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 has contributed include:

Livewire - consumer tech section of The Age [Fairfax]
The Guide
The Green Guide - entertainment section of the The Age [Fairfax]
The Guide
The Guide - entertainment section of the Sydney Morning Herald [Fairfax]
TechKnow - M Magazine
TechKnow - M Magazine in The Sunday Age [Fairfax]
Next - business tech section of The Age & Sydney Morning Herald [Fairfax]
ITPro - business tech website [Fairfax]
Vertical Hold
Vertical Hold: Behind The Tech News - consumer tech podcast (co-host) [Independent]
Telstra Turning Points
Telstra Turning Points - business tech podcast (host) [Telstra]
ABC Technology + Games
ABC Technology+Games - tech news website [ABC]
Download This Show
Download This Show - tech podcast [ABC - Radio National]
Australian Macworld
Australian Macworld - tech news magazine [Niche Media]
PC & Tech Authority
PC & Tech Authority - consumer tech magazine [NextMedia]
Information Age
Information Age - industry magazine [Australian Computer Society]
Technology Spectator
Technology Spectator - business technology magazine [News Ltd]
QANTAS Spirit - inflight magazine [QANTAS]
QANTASLINK Spirit - inflight magazine [QANTAS]
Acuity - Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand magazine [Independent]
CRN - IT channel business magazine [NextMedia]
Smarter Business Ideas
Smarter Business Ideas - business tech blog [Telstra]
Tech Talk Radio
Tech Talk Radio - tech podcast [3WBC]
Atomic - consumer tech magazine [NextMedia]
Hyper - gaming magazine [NextMedia]
ITWire - business tech website [Independent]
The Pulse
The Pulse - MYOB blog [Independent]
Gov Tech Review
Gov Tech Review - IT channel business magazine [CommStrat]
BIT - business tech website [NextMedia]
PC World
PC World - consumer tech website [IDG Communications]
Good Gear Guide
Good Gear Guide - consumer tech website [IDG Communications]
Geare - consumer tech magazine [NextMedia]
Sound + Image
Sound+Image - consumer AV magazine [NextMedia]
Australian INCAR
Australian INCAR - automotive tech magazine [NextMedia]
APC - consumer tech magazine [Bauer Media]
PC Mag Australia
PC Mag Australia - consumer tech website [ZiffDavis]
Techly - consumer tech website [Conversant Media]
PC Update
PC Update - Melbourne PC User Group magazine [Independent]
The Original PC Doctor
The Original PC Doctor - computer support company [Independent]
Australian Home Technology
Australian Home Technology - consumer technology magazine
[Custom Made Media Australia]
TechLiving - consumer technology magazine [Custom Made Media Australia]
GoDaddy - website hosting company [Independent]
NRMA Live4
NRMA Live4 - consumer tech blog [Independent]
PC Update
Australian Videocamera (AusCam) - video technology magazine [Independent]
Geeks2U - computer support company [Independent]
DirectIndustry - industry technology e-magazine
AeroExpo - industry technology e-magazine
Australian Smart Home Ideas
Australian Smart Home Ideas - consumer technology magazine [AVHub]
Samara Magazine
Samara Magazine - business website [Independent]
Icon - Sydney Morning Herald consumer technology section [Fairfax]
Roam - business technology magazine [Derwent Howard]
Australian Netguide
Australian Netguide - consumer tech magazine [CMP Media]
Mac The Mag
Mac The Mag - consumer tech magazine [Independent]
SearchVOIP - TechTarget business technology website
[Westwick-Farrow Publishing]

Masthead image: Wikimedia Commons