Tony Yoo

Tony is technology editor at Business Insider Australia.

He was a technology professional at an investment bank for 11 years in Sydney before receiving a scholarship from Google to study journalism in Hong Kong. Upon returning to Australia, Tony reported for tech industry publication CRN—where he eventually became deputy editor—and also wrote for The Guardian before joining Business Insider in September 2016.

Tony holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science and master’s in journalism, and has run for public office at federal and NSW state elections. Outside of tech, he spends an inordinate amount of time keeping up with rugby league, basketball, cricket and North Korea.

What's Happening

Uber just invited 'every gangster syndicate and two-bit hacker on the internet... to take a piece of them'


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


How Australia's move to a cashless society is damaging millennials




5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


Amazon Australia's prices are generally undercutting local rivals, but watch the delivery costs


We won't protect you from Amazon, consumer watchdog tells Australian retailers



An Australian business already selling on Amazon reveals its secrets to success on the global platform


Amazon Australia has timed its launch perfectly for the Christmas period, but here's how local retailers can survive


Here are Amazon Australia's delivery rates


Australian software company Elmo's shares have jumped 80%, just 5 months after the year's biggest tech IPO


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


Amazon Australia has changed its webpage title to say it no longer just sells books


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


Amazon's most profitable business has already been running in Australia for years


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


Amazon just bought land in Sydney for $7 million



5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


Decisions to consider when choosing between Apple and Samsung smartwatches for contactless payments


Sydney fintech Waddle just secured a $50 million debt funding round


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


I just got an eye-opening look at how Amazon could change Australian shopping habits forever


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


'Time is money': Amazon's arrival means slack Australian retailers finally have to treat customers like humans


Amazon Australia just opened – and analysts think it's prepared to bleed cash to 'destroy' rivals


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


A 'no commission' share-trading app from Melbourne just raised $7.3 million and listed on the ASX


Here are the products likely to be listed on Amazon Australia


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


The personal data of Australian Uber users may have been exposed in a massive global breach


Amazon is targeting the 88% of Australians who shop with overseas retailers


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Obama's former cybersecurity tsar says military officers shouldn't take sides in politics


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


Amazon Australia just listed kitchen appliances, vacuum cleaners and heaters on its website


This experience reminded me why Amazon could crush Australian rivals


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


Amazon's in-house brand AmazonBasics just showed up on the Australian site


TECH 100: Nominations are open for the coolest people in Australian tech


Big corporates should just ditch innovation labs -- because they don't work


An investment app made out of frustration with the Abbott government is now available for anyone to use


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


This app judges if a person can legally work in Australia -- by scanning their passport


The 10 biggest capital raises by Australian startups last quarter


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


The accountants connected to failed startup Guvera now face a possible class action lawsuit


10 Australian startups just made the global Fintech100


Amazon Australia now has computers, monitors, and more listed on its website


5 things you need to know in Australian tech today


A heart-saving medical device the size of a grain of rice was just backed by a $60 million investment led by two Australian VC firms


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