Mat once failed an audition to be the Milkybar Kid, an advert creation that pushed white chocolate on gluttonous British children. Two decades later, having repressed that early rejection, he moved to Japan, learned the language, earned his black belt in Judo and returned to UK, and soon joined Engadget's European team. After a few years leading Engadget's coverage from Japan, reporting on high-tech toilets and robot restaurants as Senior Editor, he now heads up our UK bureau in London.
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It pays tribute to the RPG greats.
The Morning After: Mars soil samples and a panini press for weed
Now, that's a weekend.
After Facebook and Google, the EU tackles... daylight savings
Europeans are being polled on daylight savings.
Samsung updates its stylish Frame TVs with more features and artwork
Shush, pretend you didn't notice it.
The Morning After: Testing phones with pop-up cameras
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I'll take mine in GameBoy grey please.
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