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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Amazon & Hachette Make Peace, Windows 10 Phones, & More… [Tech News Digest]

2 weeks ago

Also, Apple downplays Masque Attack, Where To Watch TV, become an Amazon drone test pilot, and 20 years of PlayStation.

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What Gadgets Are On Your Christmas List? [We Ask You]

2 weeks ago

Geeks will be adding gadgets to their Christmas lists in the hope Santa will drop it down the chimney. But which gadgets are on your Christmas list?

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Google Nexus 6 Reviews, Say Thanks Via Facebook, & More… [Tech News Digest]

2 weeks ago

Also, YouTube Music Key, open source .NET, Facebook followers used as cash, and PS One games played on Android Wear.

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6 Ways To Use GoPro Cameras That Don’t Involve Extreme Sports

2 weeks ago

GoPro cameras can be used in plenty of ways other than shooting extreme sports, six of which we’ll be exploring in this article.

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Spotify Offers Swift Defense, WhatsApp Helps Cheaters, & More… [Tech News Digest]

2 weeks ago

Also, Microsoft patches security hole, 1080p Netflix on your iPhone, Microsoft’s Work & Play bundle, and kids react to old cameras.

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Obama Backs Net Neutrality, Google Fights Ebola, & More… [Tech News Digest]

11th November, 2014

Also, the Microsoft Lumia 535, edit captions with new Instagram update, The Who goes mobile, and the hour-long World of Warcraft documentary.

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Facebook Helps You Unfollow Friends, How To Deregister iMessage [Tech News Digest]

10th November, 2014

Also, free Office 365 refunds, Shazam in movie theaters, Blizzard Overwatch, and Open Windows scares Internet users.

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How Do You Share Your Photos Online? [MakeUseOf Poll]

9th November, 2014

With so many options available, we want to know how you personally share your photos online. Welcome to this week’s MakeUseOf Poll.

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The Force Awakens: 25 Alternative Names For Star Wars VII [Weird & Wonderful Web]

9th November, 2014

Star Wars is back, with The Force Awakens due to be released on Dec. 18, 2015. Unhappy with the title, the Internet suggested its own alternatives…

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Amazon Echo Is The New Siri, Free Microsoft Office Mobile, & More… [Tech News Digest]

7th November, 2014

Also, Taylor Swift hates Spotify, CBSN goes online, Scribd adds audiobooks, and riding the world’s first ice bike.

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iPhone Malware Spreads, Spotify Beats iTunes, Free Nest Thermostats [Tech News Digest]

6th November, 2014

Also, a handheld Raspberry Pi games console, a new (old) Zelda game on the 3DS, and the true extent of iPhone 6 BendGate.

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What Would You Film Using A GoPro Camera? [We Ask You]

6th November, 2014

It’s time to get the gray matter working by deciding what you would film using a GoPro. Be creative, be adventurous, be a winner.

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The Problem With Gadget Reviews, Jawbone Reveals New Wearables [Tech News Digest]

5th November, 2014

Also, GTA V goes first-person, Emoji gets less racist, Amazon Prime Photos, and Conan is clueless about CoD.

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42 Of The Best Geek Movies Of All Time… How Many Have You Seen?

5th November, 2014

Geeks are people too. I am one, you’re probably one, and we’re a growing army that can no longer be ignored. Not even by Hollywood. Geek movies FTW!

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Mozilla Teases Browser For Developers, Who Is Alex From Target? [Tech News Digest]

4th November, 2014

Also, Taylor Swift dumps Spotify, Disney Movies on Android, Apple flies high with Beats, and the movie which looks like a video game.