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Asher Moses

Asher Moses is the Technology Editor for Fairfax Media. He started his own gadget review website more than a decade ago at age 14 and has since written for most of Australia's leading technology publications. He has twice been named Young Australian Online Journalist of the Year by the Walkley Foundation.

Hands on: BlackBerry 10 and the new Z10 smartphone

Asher Moses The BlackBerry has been radically re-engineered with several impressive and unique features, but it will have a tough time paring back the relentless rise of iPhone and Android.

Apple's maps: its worst software product yet?

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Asher Moses Embarrassing, appalling, illogical, incomplete, erroneous - these words are rarely used to describe Apple's products but all and more have been applied to Apple Maps.

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iPhony? Samsung claims Apple ripped off Sony

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Asher Moses Apple's early iPhone prototypes were inspired by Sony, while Samsung knew its tablets and smartphones were virtually indistinguishable from Apple's but launched them anyway, court documents reveal.

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Android overtakes Apple in Australia

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Asher Moses Smartphones running Google's Android operating system have overtaken Apple's iOS for the first time in Australia, but it's their larger tablet cousins that have emerged as the "present of choice"...

Apple to run your purse, no strings attached


Asher Moses The new iPhone will be the start of a radical push by Apple to run your digital wallet.

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Teen's $28m payday a high price in Yahoo's quest for cool


Asher Moses When a 17-year-old high school student can sell an iPhone app based on another firm's technology and with no revenue for $US30 million ($28m), has the world gone mad?

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Bye bye fines: app helps drivers beat parking cops

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Asher Moses Councils say there is nothing they can do about a new mobile app that drivers in Australian capital cities are using to skirt parking meter fees and fines.

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iPhone 'halo' launches Apple into stratosphere

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Asher Moses The iPhone has created a ''halo'' around the Mac and iPad that has made Apple the most valuable company in the world and sent its revenues skyrocketing, says Apple's CEO Tim Cook.

Haiti survivor 'saved by first-aid iPhone app'


Asher Moses An American filmmaker who was injured and trapped under rubble in the devastating Haiti earthquake credits a first-aid iPhone application with helping him get out alive after 65 hours.

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