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: Friday, October 13th 2017
Friday the 13th.
LG will build Europe's biggest EV battery factory next year
The electric vehicle revolution needs batteries to run.
Essential's 'Pure White' phone arrives after two-month delay
Wait, this sounds familiar.
Samsung’s latest imaging sensors may rid smartphones of camera bumps
Camera sensors that are ready for even thinner phones.
The Morning After: Wednesday. October 11th 2017
Hump day dance.
The Morning After: Tuesday, October 10th 2017
At last, 'The Last Jedi'.
The Morning After: Monday, October 9th 2017
Google Home can help you find your phone when asked
It'll even ring all your smartphones if you lose two of 'em.
Apple adds wizard, dinosaur and mermaid emoji in iOS 11.1
Oh and hedgehogs.