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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25 Websites You Should Visit Before Getting Out Of Bed [We Ask You Results]

8th October, 2014

With more than 1 billion websites to choose from, picking what online destination to visit first is extremely tough. Thankfully, we’re here to help.

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U.S. Government Hijacks Facebook, Kids Love Their iPads, And More… [Tech News Digest]

7th October, 2014

Also, Facebook owns WhatsApp, Vib-Ribbon debuts, Plex lands on Xbox One, and Homestar Runner returns.

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Hewlett-Packard Breaks In Two, Redbox Instant Shuts Down, And More… [Tech News Digest]

6th October, 2014

Also, Microsoft RoomAlive, Jimmy Kimmel malware, free Instapaper, Windows 95 on a smartwatch, and Destiny’s honest game trailer.

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Will You Be Getting Windows 10? [MakeUseOf Poll]

5th October, 2014

With Windows 10 due to be released in 2015, we want to hear all about your intentions towards Microsoft’s next operating system.

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Mad Mashups: 7 YouTube Channels Full Of Fun Remixes [Weird & Wonderful Web]

5th October, 2014

YouTube remixers don’t get the credit they deserve. It’s time to right that wrong, by doffing our caps to the masters of mash-ups.

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Nude Celebrities Threaten Google, Windows 8 Still Sucks, And More… [Tech News Digest]

3rd October, 2014

Also, the JPMorgan Chase hack, Apple’s stolen iDevices, Rovio’s Angry Employees, and Selfie is a sitcom for geeks.

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Why You Should Consider Switching To Windows Phone [Opinion]

2nd October, 2014

I want Windows Phone to succeed. The problem is persuading you Apple fanboys and Google droids to give Windows Phone a chance.

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How To Download Windows 10, Facebook Apologizes To Drag Queens, And More… [Tech News Digest]

2nd October, 2014

Also, Pokemon on iOS, MSN rebooted, self-destructing SSDs, Twilight films on Facebook, and an iDevice love story.

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What Is The First Website You Check Each Morning? [We Ask You]

2nd October, 2014

The chances are you’ll be online before you even get out of bed every day, but what website do you visit first each morning?

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Microsoft Reveals Windows 10, Paypal Splits From eBay, And More… [Tech News Digest]

1st October, 2014

Also, Samsung faces GapGate, Grooveshark found guilty, Spotify in Canada, and Jeff Goldblum sells LED lightbulbs.

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6 Mobile Apps Worth Paying For [We Ask You Results]

1st October, 2014

Paid apps can be a hard sell, but some apps offer such great value for money they more than justify the asking price.

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Stop Bending Apple iPhones, Unveiling New HP Stream Devices, And More… [Tech News Digest]

30th September, 2014

Also, the iPhone 6 in China, Microsoft’s New York store, Photoshop on Chromebooks, a Galaxy Note 4 ad, and an underwater unboxing.

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Ello Starts Charging For New Features, Yahoo Directory Shutting Down, And More… [Tech News Digest]

29th September, 2014

Also, Thom Yorke sells torrents, the end of PlayStation Home, and BendGate continues into a second week.

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Which Tech Company Do You Trust The Most? [MakeUseOf Poll]

28th September, 2014

Trust is an extremely important thing for businesses to gain and maintain. So, we want to know which tech company you trust the most, and why?

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Trolling Apple: The 18 Best Reactions To The iPhone 6 Bending [Weird & Wonderful Web]

28th September, 2014

Apple was trolled hard over the iPhone 6 Plus bending, and we have compiled the best reactions to BendGate just for you.