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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.

Joke backfires on Virgin Mobile US

Asher Moses Virgin Mobile US has pulled an online ad that appeared to make light of rape after an “epic marketing fail” that forced Sir Richard Branson to publicly intervene.

Facebook sneaks in fees to promote posts


Asher Moses Facebook is being accused of an underhanded bait and switch, with brands and even personal users now forced to pay for promoted posts.

Clever dads create kid's app empire


Asher Moses Two dads from Newcastle have created an app empire in their spare time without writing a single line of code.

$100m software sold a year, not a single cold call


Asher Moses A billion-dollar business built by two Sydney friends in an apartment 10 years ago is widely tipped to be the first Australian tech start-up to go public.

The firm that's making a motser out of old tech


Asher Moses A regional NSW company that was on track to becoming extinct has emerged as a global digital photo printing powerhouse.

Surprise! No flowers for you this Valentine's Day

Asher Moses Scores of complaints against an Australian online florist accused of ruining Valentine's Day surprises by failing to deliver has prompted co-ordinated action by fair trading bodies.

High-tech Aussie lands multimillion-dollar deal

Asher Moses Firemint founder Robert Murray is Australia's newest high-tech millionaire after selling his app company to US game giant Electronic Arts for an estimated $20-40 million.

Watchdog eyes 'scam' websites

Asher Moses Suspicious sites may be forced to close down.

Overheating recalls laptops

Asher Moses Sony recalls 4300 laptops from its Vaio TZ series due to fears they could overheat.

Optus details iPhone plans

Asher Moses Optus has announced comprehensive plans for the upcoming 3G iPhone.

eBay defies ACCC on PayPal

Asher Moses eBay faces up against the competition regulator over its move to force all sellers to use only PayPal.