Dave Parrack

Joined December 2011

Dave Parrack is a freelance writer from Manchester, England, with an unhealthy level of interest in technology and pop culture. You can connect with him at About.me now.

Feel free to contact at dparrack@makeuseof.com

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Dave's Latest Posts

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Nintendo Gets Healthy, CurrentC Gets Hacked, & More… [Tech News Digest]

9 hours ago

Also, Google reinvents bookmarks manager, France has drone trouble, Deadline predicts your death, and the perfect poster for Apple fanboys.

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Get Fit With Microsoft Health, Windows Phone By The Numbers [Tech News Digest]

1 day ago

Also, wearables banned, YouTube goes 60fps, watch people making games on Twitch, and Mike Tyson plays Punch-Out!

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What Is Your Favorite Geek Movie? [We Ask You]

2 days ago

With hundreds of films released every year, the number of geek movies is rising. So, which is your favorite geek movie of all time?

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Nobody Trusts Google, AT&T Misled Customers, Twitch Dress Code [Tech News Digest]

2 days ago

Also, LucasArts classics land on GOG, detailing next-gen GTA 5 exclusives, and the shocking new GoPro ad.

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A Handful Of Excellent Easter Eggs [We Ask You Results]

3 days ago

A bad question + no T-shirt offered as a prize = a disappointing We Ask You. Still, we salvaged something from it…

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Search The Web Using Emoji, Fitbit Surge & Charge [Tech News Digest]

3 days ago

Also, Amazon Kindle Scout, an Xbox One price drop, Plague Inc. goes viral, and OK Go promises I Won’t Let You Down.

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Apple Pay Suffers Major Blow, Facebook Accused Of Plagiarism [Tech News Digest]

4 days ago

Also, Twitpic lives on, PS4 owners share games, the brutal truth for $10, and a meta Google Glass review.

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Will You Ever Use Apple Pay? [MakeUseOf Poll]

5 days ago

We want to know all about people’s intentions towards Apple Pay, and we have the MakeUseOf Poll to help us do just that.

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Waste Away Your Life Playing All The Games On Pong.com [Weird & Wonderful Web]

6 days ago

There are so many games on Pong.com you could easily waste away your life trying to play them all.

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Ello Promises No Ads Ever, Facebook Parties Like It’s 1999 [Tech News Digest]

1 week ago

Also, Christian Bale lands Jobs, PhotoMath solves sums, Memeoirs books conversations, and a comic sans typewriter.

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Google Inbox Reinvents Email, Microsoft Garage Opens To All [Tech News Digest]

1 week ago

Also, Apple Pay glitches, Windows 10 2FA, free Xbox Music, Simpsons World, and the reality of using Ello.

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What’s The Best Easter Egg You Have Ever Seen? [We Ask You]

1 week ago

If you have clicked on this article to regale us with tales of chocolate bunnies then you’re out of luck.

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iPad Air 2 Reviews, Microsoft Drops Nokia, Go HERE For Android… [Tech News Digest]

1 week ago

Also, IllumiBowl loo lights, say Ello to ads again, I Am Bread and so are you, and Jimmy Kimmel explains how to use Apple Pay.

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MakeUseOf Readers Would Shoot Drones Out Of The Sky [We Ask You Results]

1 week ago

It turns out most MakeUseOf readers are geeks with a penchant for guns and a distaste for drones. Which is something of a surprise.

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The iPad Is Dying, The Modular Smartwatch Arrives, And More… [Tech News Digest]

1 week ago

Also, Yosemite is spying on you, Spotify Family plans, jail time for 3D-printed guns, and the wettest selfie of all time.