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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What Is The Appeal Of Minecraft? [We Ask You]

18th September, 2014

Hey, Minecraft players, it’s time for you to educate the rest of us about your beloved game. What is the appeal?

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Apple iPhone 6 Reviews, Hacking Amazon Via Kindle Books, And More… [Tech News Digest]

17th September, 2014

Also, Microsoft’s Universal Mobile Keyboard, a Roku milestone, Netflix hits Germany, and a YouTube marriage proposal.

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Gaming Greats: 5 Classic Consoles We Remember Fondly [We Ask You Results]

17th September, 2014

Some games consoles are more fondly remembered than others, and here we focus on five of the absolute greats.

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Microsoft Buys Minecraft, How To Delete U2 From iTunes, And More… [Tech News Digest]

16th September, 2014

Also, Windows 9 is incoming, iPhone 6 preorders, Kickstarter expansion, Surge is back, and texting Groot.

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Facebook Tests Deleting Updates, GTA V Confirmed For PC, PS4, Xbox One, And More… [Tech News Digest]

15th September, 2014

Also, Etsy Redskins, the 512GB SD card, Netflix in France, a round Apple Watch, and an amateur YouTube mashup.

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Will You Be Buying The Apple Watch? [MakeUseOf Poll]

14th September, 2014

Apple has revealed its first smartwatch, but will you be buying the Apple Watch?

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iTime For An iWatch: Funny Reactions To The New Apple Watch [Weird & Wonderful Web]

14th September, 2014

The Apple Watch. It’s a watch, a smartwatch, a watch that is smart. Sort of. And it’s ripe for mocking.

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Moto X Reviews, Android Apps Working On Chromebooks, iPad Magic, And More… [Tech News Digest]

12th September, 2014

Also, Windows 9, Google refunds, Facebook ads, Xbox noise, and iPad magic with LEGO.

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Gmail Passwords Leak Online, Microsoft Drops Windows Phone, And More… [Tech News Digest]

11th September, 2014

Also, negative reviews, Deezer in the U.S., Google Pyramids, the NES 3DS, and an illuminating Rube Goldberg machine.

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What Is Your Favorite Games Console Of All Time? [We Ask You]

11th September, 2014

Tell us about the video games console you remember most fondly, and why it retains a place in your heart. Go!

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Apple Reinvents The Watch, Unveils iPhone 6, Offers Free U2 Album, And More… [Tech News Digest]

10th September, 2014

Also, other technology news not related to Apple. Honest.

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19 Cloud Storage Services Recommended By Our Readers [We Ask You Results]

10th September, 2014

Thanks to our readers, we present a list of cloud storage services you should consider using now or in the future.

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Twitter Tests Buy Button, Amazon Drops Fire Phone Price To 99 Cents, And More… [Tech News Digest]

9th September, 2014

Also, Home depot suffers major hack, SheTaxis hates men, Spotify adds video ads, Facebook adds view count to videos, and see what happens when teenagers try playing the Nintendo Entertainment System.

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Reddit Bans Celebrity Nudes, Motorola Launches New Moto X & Moto 360, And More… [Tech News Digest]

8th September, 2014

Also, Microsoft revamps MSN, Steven loves emoji, Google Glass lands on Google Play, and Wakie wakes you up with strangers.

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What Type Of Camera Do You Use To Take Photos? [MakeUseOf Poll]

7th September, 2014

The appeal of capturing a moment in time forever cannot be overstated. In many ways, it doesn’t matter what tool is used, as long as that scene is freeze-framed for future reference.