Matt Hopkins

Matt Hopkins is the Head of Editorial – Native & E-Commerce for PEDESTRIAN.TV, VICE Australia, Refinery29 Australia, Business Insider Australia, Gizmodo Australia, Lifehacker Australia and Kotaku Australia. With a background in IT and a passion for gaming since childhood, Matt joined PEDESTRIAN.TV in 2016 as the publication’s very first Tech & Gaming Editor. Following its merge with Allure in 2019, Matt was promoted to Senior Native Content Manager to ideate, execute and manage editorial campaigns across the wider Pedestrian Group. He has been nominated for Best Corporate Content at the Australian IT Journalism Awards for three consecutive years and was highly commended in 2020 thanks to his engaging approach to native content. He also plays guitar in the band RESTLESS // RECKLESS and co-hosts The Motion Pitcher podcast. You can catch him on Twitter and LinkedIn
  • Here’s How to Tell a Mirrorless Camera From a DSLR

    Here’s How to Tell a Mirrorless Camera From a DSLR

    If your knowledge of cameras starts and ends with the one attached to your smartphone, it can be tricky finding your way around the wider world of cameras. If you’re really set on picking up a standalone camera, there’s a high chance you’ll be looking at DSLR and mirrorless models. But how exactly are those…


  • Mate’s Brand New NBN 250 Plan Comes With A Hefty Discount

    Mate’s Brand New NBN 250 Plan Comes With A Hefty Discount

    Your mates at, uh, Mate the telco are now offering an NBN 250 plan and thanks to a nice little $20 discount, it’s the cheapest of its kind in the country. For the first 6 months, you’ll pay $89 for the connection, after which the price jumps to $109 per month. Mate doesn’t have lock-in contracts…