Adam Turner

Freelance Technology Journalist and Corporate Writer

Adam Turner

Adam Turner

Adam Turner is an award-winning Australian technology journalist, corporate writer and long-time columnist for The Age and Sydney Morning Herald.

Previously the Melbourne deputy editor of Fairfax's Next biztech section, Adam left The Age after seven years in 2005 to pursue a freelance career.

As a consumer technology writer and podcaster, Adam's specialty areas include the smart home, digital entertainment and mobility.

As a biztech writer, he covers the gamut from small business to enterprise – both as a journalist and as a corporate writer producing white papers, case studies, special reports, sponsored content, blog posts, content marketing, ghostwriting and thought leadership.


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

Media outlets

Adam co-hosts weekly Australian 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 big tech news of the week.

As a corporate writer, Adam produces content for major newspapers, banks, consulting firms, government agencies, technology vendors, retailers, systems integrators, universities and others.

As a consumer and business technology journalist, publications to which Adam has contributed include The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, ABC, CRN, Sound+Image, Australian Macworld and many more.

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As a journalist, publications to which Adam has contributed include:

  • All
  • Consumer tech
  • Business tech
  • Corporate
  • Radio
  • Podcasting






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