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 completed a three-year teaching stint in Japan with help from world-class internet and a raft of bizarre DS titles. After a few years heading up Engadget's coverage from Japan, covering high-tech toilets and robot restaurants, he heads up our UK bureau in London.
The Morning After: Tuesday, May 2nd 2017
What's that Tingle?
The Morning After: Monday, May 1st 2017
Wake up time.
'Pictionary' comes to phones five years after 'Draw Something'
'That looks nothing like a plane.'
'Mario Kart 8 Deluxe' on the Switch is basically perfect
The Engadget team thinks so. Well, with one exception.
YouTube searches for its next star with a cover competition
The Backstreet Boys, Demi Lovato and Jason Derulo will be forced to listen to your singing.
The Morning After: Thursday, April 27th 2017
Nintendo Switch could outsell the Wii U in its first year
Profits are up, and 'Pokémon' is pretty much a license to print money.
The Morning After: Wednesday, April 26th 2017
Revenge is best served by mascots.
Man arrested after knocking over a 300-pound security robot
Drunkenly attacking a connected bot with cameras wasn’t smart.