Dave LeClair (Twitter) is MakeUseOf's gaming editor, who has a love for games on console, PC, mobile, handheld, and any electronic device that is capable of playing video games! For game review requests, shoot an email to the address below.
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Dave's Latest Posts
One of the coolest features of Facebook is the ability to view the relationship status of people on your friends list. You can easily find out if one of your friends are single, in a relationship, married or engaged. You can use this information to find out if there are any congratulation needed or if […]
Here at MakeUseOf, we love Reddit. We love it so much we wrote a massive guide on making the most of Reddit. We even had a Q&A with Reddit general manager Erik Martin. There must be a reason we all love Reddit so much. The amount of information and entertainment available on Reddit is truly staggering. One minute you could be reading an Ask Me Anything with a celebrity and the next be watching a hilarious YouTube video.
If you just updated an app in the last couple of days and it is crashing before even opening, don’t go and leave a negative review on the app. It appears that this is happening to some really major applications, and the problem seems to be caused by an issue on Apple’s end. Apple has not commented on the issue yet, but Instapaper creator Marco Arment has said in a blog post recently that this is happening with his app.
Do you find it difficult to keep track of your friends across Facebook and Foursquare? It can be hard to find out where the cool stuff is happening when your friends are spread across so many different places. CrowdSpottr is designed to find out where your friends are, what’s going on and where the best places […]
Are you sick of to-do lists that take more work to manage than the task itself? Well Cheddar is here to save the day with an ultra simple to-do app that works with only text. There are no crazy options that make setting up a task feel like it takes forever. All you do is […]
Do you have certain websites that you need to monitor at all times? If so, launching a new tab and running them in your normal web browser may not be the ideal way. Instead, a program like smartView, which allows you to have up to four different websites up all the time, is a much […]
Are you currently in possession of some extra room in your house or apartment? Are you looking for a new place to live and you do not want to pay full price? Easy Flat Share is an easy to use website for listing your extra rooms or finding someone who is looking for roommates. This […]
Have you ever tried to sell your used electronics on eBay? It is next to impossible. Sure, if it does sell you might make a pretty decent amount of money, but trying to make you MacBook or iPhone stand out amongst 20,000 others just like it is no easy task. Thankfully, there are plenty of websites out there to sell your electronics instantly. No longer will you need to wait days for an auction to sell.
Google has rolled out their Google+ local app for iPhone. The app, formerly known as Google Places, has Zagat and voice search integrated into the app. Voice search works as you would expect it to. You simply say what you are looking for, and Google will display a list of places in your area that match your search. You can use broader search terms like “pizza restaurant” to see a list of pizza places or narrow terms such as the name of a specific place.
Last week we talked about Diablo 3, and some of the amazing things that I love about it. This week, I am going to have to dip my toe into the dark side. After all, as much as I love the game, and will continue to play it, there are some pretty serious issues that need to be addressed. I intended to write one article and fill it with both love and hate, but it turned out I loved too much about the game. Is the same true for the things I hate?
Are you sick of the same old presentations that come from PowerPoint? While they may be the industry standard for presentations, it does not mean it’s not worth looking around for something that can make your presentations stand out above the rest. Presentista is a new way to create presentations, and it works right from […]
Google Chrome is finally available for iOS devices. It offers the full-featured browsing experience that users expect from Chrome. It has a clean, easy-to-navigate user interface that makes browsing the web on iOS feel more like using a computer.
There is nothing easy about quitting smoking. Just like any addiction, it can take over your mind and make it next to impossible to move on with your life and kick the habit. Whether you are an Android iOS or Blackberry user, there are applications out there that can help you get on with your life without the smoking habit hanging around bothering you.
Do you like having important websites available even if you are not able to use the Internet? Sometimes we have to take our laptops places where a connection is not readily available, and if there is an important page on the web that we will need to get access to, you need a way to […]
Have you ever been in an intense moment in a computer game, and just as things are hitting their peak, you hit the Windows key and minimize the game? This has happened to me before, and if you play a lot of games, I am quite sure you have experienced the pain of this occurring as well. […]