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

5 hours 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]

15 hours 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 day 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]

2 days 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]

2 days ago

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

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Jail Time For Trolls, Microsoft Releasing Smartwatch, And More… [Tech News Digest]

3 days ago

Also, Snapchat ads, Facebook censures DEA, the Android Lollipop Easter egg, and Titan City in Minecraft.

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Where Do You Buy New Gadgets? [MakeUseOf Poll]

4 days ago

If you’re a regular reader of MakeUseOf then you’re probably a geek. And geeks buy gadgets. Lots and lots of gadgets.

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Time Is Short: 20 Geeky TL;DR Wikipedia Entries You Need To Read [Weird & Wonderful Web]

5 days ago

Wikipedia can be a little wordy. So, what we need is an alternative version of Wikipedia which condenses the information down to its bare essentials.

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Apple Updates iPad & iMac, Anonabox Faces Backlash, And More… [Tech News Digest]

6 days ago

Also, Twitpic fails, PS4 & Xbox One updates, free Steam weekend, retro Casio watches, and the Netflix musical.

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Google Reveals Android Lollipop, HBO Battles Netflix, And More… [Tech News Digest]

1 week ago

Also, Google Glass is addictive, Facebook Safety Check, webOS begone, Will.i.am Puls, and a Minecraft iPhone.

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A Drone Hovers Over Your Property: What Would You Do? [We Ask You]

1 week ago

There’s a very real prospect of someone flying a drone around your neighborhood. But what would you do if it hovered over your property?

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How Traditional TV Is Dying, Dropbox Was Not Hacked, And More… [Tech News Digest]

1 week ago

Also, Double Irish, annoying Facebook Stickers, Bono’s megalomania, and how to write a song using autocomplete.

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The Biggest Tech Disappointments Of All Time [We Ask You Results]

1 week ago

It’s an unfortunate truth that life is filled with disappointments, and here are some of the biggest tech disappointments of all time.

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Windows 10 Proves Popular, Apple Ruins Finland, And More… [Tech News Digest]

1 week ago

Also, Nakamoto sues Newsweek, Facebook adds stickers, Flickr Wall Art, buying Ebola, and beating Nintendo 64 games.

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The Google Doctor Is In, The Snappening Is Happening, And More… [Tech News Digest]

1 week ago

Also, the Tesla Model D, Netflix news, PlayStation exclusive Powers, and the quest for the perfect selfie.