Mat Smith heads up Engadget’s newsletters, and also hosts our daily podcast, The Morning Edition. Based in London, Mat has worked at Engadget for almost a decade and has covered console gaming, flagship smartphones, the Apple Watch and fitness tech that promises to make him faster or stronger. He’s currently learning how to backflip. Mat has previously written for The Guardian, The Times (UK) and the BBC, and speaks fluent Japanese. He sings the praises of his Instant Pot and makes regular kitchen gadget purchases that he usually regrets.