Allie Coyne

Allie Coyne is a Sydney-based journalist and the editor of iTnews.

Coyne started on iTnews in 2013 after almost two years running the website of technology channel publication CRN.

Coyne won best new journalist in the 2013 Microsoft IT Journalism Awards, and was named best business technology journalist at the same awards in 2015, again in 2016, and won best security journalist in 2018. She left iTnews in 2018.

Recent articles by Allie Coyne

Eftpos moves from PoS into online retail

Eftpos moves from PoS into online retail

Point of sale payments provider eftpos is shaping up for a presence in online shopping.
Sep 4 2014, 11:06PM
Dropbox storage to get cheaper

Dropbox storage to get cheaper

Dropbox plans to cut the cost of its Pro plan and upgrade users to 1TB of space.
Aug 29 2014, 1:15PM
PINs will replace signatures for credit card payments

PINs will replace signatures for credit card payments

Software of more than 800,000 payment terminals will be updated as credit card companies move to replace signatures for payments with PINs.
Jan 25 2014, 11:48AM
Telstra receives formal warning about overcharging

Telstra receives formal warning about overcharging

Telstra overcharged on international data sessions for more than 260,000 customers between 2006 and 2012, according to the communications watchdog.
Sep 17 2013, 11:09AM
Telstra increases monthly phone charge by $2

Telstra increases monthly phone charge by $2

Telstra has increased monthly access charges for a number of its business and consumer plans and cut off an old discount offer.
Jul 1 2013, 3:00PM
TPG, Telstra contracts labelled "unfair"

TPG, Telstra contracts labelled "unfair"

Telstra and TPG as well as other telecommunications providers have altered their contracts as a result of allegations they are unfair.
Mar 15 2013, 2:54PM
Hackers demand $4,000 from Queensland medical centre

Hackers demand $4,000 from Queensland medical centre

A gang of suspected Russian hackers are holding a Queensland medical centre’s patient records to ransom.
Dec 13 2012, 1:04PM
Here comes Lenovo's ThinkPad Tablet 2 to Australia

Here comes Lenovo's ThinkPad Tablet 2 to Australia

Lenovo's new Windows 8 tablet will touch down in Australia in November.
Aug 31 2012, 1:23PM
Apple to open new Brisbane store

Apple to open new Brisbane store

Apple will take the wraps off a new retail outlet in the South Brisbane store of Carindale this Saturday.
Aug 22 2012, 11:15AM
In pictures: Lenovo's 2012 PC line-up, including the golf ball high "Tiny" PC

In pictures: Lenovo's 2012 PC line-up, including the golf ball high "Tiny" PC

Touted as the first "1-litre" V-Pro desktop PC, the Lenovo Tiny debuted this year. See the photos, along with the rest of Lenovo's 2012 lineup.
Jul 26 2012, 11:37AM
Apple hides from public IT price inquiry

Apple hides from public IT price inquiry

Apple has been granted a secret "closed-door" hearing with politicians in Canberra today in lieu of a public submission to the parliamentary inquiry investigating IT product pricing.
Jul 17 2012, 3:31PM
Apple on new store blitz in Brisbane, Perth and Melbourne

Apple on new store blitz in Brisbane, Perth and Melbourne

Apple has put out job ads for retail specialists and ‘genuises’ for new branches in Brisbane, South Perth and South East Melbourne.
Jul 10 2012, 1:26PM
HTC One XL arrives in Australia, exclusive to Telstra

HTC One XL arrives in Australia, exclusive to Telstra

HTC's deluxe-sized 4G-capable smartphone has landed on Telstra's 4G network. Get the pricing, specification details here.
May 29 2012, 12:39PM
Tech prices under the Govt spotlight

Tech prices under the Govt spotlight

From servers to software, you're probably paying more than if you bought it in the US. Now the Government says it will investigate Australia's frustrating "tech tax".
May 24 2012, 3:14PM
CeBIT 2012 photos: More gadgets and technology from the Sydney show

CeBIT 2012 photos: More gadgets and technology from the Sydney show

See photos of the most important and unusual products from Australia's largest business-technology event. (Part 2)
May 22 2012, 4:30PM

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