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Dave Parrack

Deputy Editor and Tech News Editor / Joined 2 December, 2011

Dave Parrack is a British writer with a fascination for all things tech. With over 10 years experience writing for online publications, he's now a Deputy Editor at MakeUseOf.

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Microsoft Edge Gets Extensions, Twitter Sticks With 140 Characters… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Microsoft Edge Gets Extensions, Twitter Sticks With 140 Characters… [Tech News Digest]

Microsoft adds the first extensions to Edge, Twitter sticks with 140 characters, update your Kindle ASAP, follow Pope Francis on Instagram, and how ignorance and stupidity could save humanity.

21-03-2016
Microsoft Edge Gets Extensions, Twitter Sticks With 140 Characters… [Tech News Digest]
Get Windows 10 Mobile Now, Apple Engineers Threaten to Quit… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Get Windows 10 Mobile Now, Apple Engineers Threaten to Quit… [Tech News Digest]

Windows 10 Mobile has finally arrived, Apple engineers are in it to win it, Nintendo releases its first mobile app, Nike releases self-tying sneakers, and Improv Everywhere reveal the secret of time travel.

18-03-2016
Get Windows 10 Mobile Now, Apple Engineers Threaten to Quit… [Tech News Digest]
LastPass Brings 2FA to Everything, Apple Watch Could Save Your Life… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

LastPass Brings 2FA to Everything, Apple Watch Could Save Your Life… [Tech News Digest]

LastPass makes two-factor authentication easier, Apple Watch saves heart attack victim, Instagram jumbles up your feed, YouTube was originally an online dating site, and Siri helps the Cookie Monster bake cookies.

17-03-2016
LastPass Brings 2FA to Everything, Apple Watch Could Save Your Life… [Tech News Digest]
Get Paid to Hack a Chromebook, Sony Prices PlayStation VR at $399… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Get Paid to Hack a Chromebook, Sony Prices PlayStation VR at $399… [Tech News Digest]

Hack a Chromebook for $100k, buy PlayStation VR for $399, be sure to type URLs correctly, switch from HERE Maps to Windows Maps, and listen to Anonymous launch “total war” on Donald Trump.

16-03-2016
Get Paid to Hack a Chromebook, Sony Prices PlayStation VR at $399… [Tech News Digest]
Windows 10 Starts Installing Itself, Google Loses Antitrust Case… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Windows 10 Starts Installing Itself, Google Loses Antitrust Case… [Tech News Digest]

Watch out for Windows 10 installing itself, Russia gives Google a kicking, Microsoft announces cross-platform gaming, Netflix tests Data Saver option, and online dating as a man dressed as a woman.

15-03-2016
Windows 10 Starts Installing Itself, Google Loses Antitrust Case… [Tech News Digest]
Poor Americans Given Free Broadband, Google AI Beats Human at Go… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Poor Americans Given Free Broadband, Google AI Beats Human at Go… [Tech News Digest]

The poorest Americans could get a broadband subsidy, Google’s AI has beaten a human at Go, Destinations by Google plans your vacations, Flickr shafts free users, and watch the Game of Thrones Season 6 trailer.

09-03-2016
Poor Americans Given Free Broadband, Google AI Beats Human at Go… [Tech News Digest]
Windows 10 Update Delayed to 2017, Skype Translates Arabic… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Windows 10 Update Delayed to 2017, Skype Translates Arabic… [Tech News Digest]

Microsoft delays Windows 10 update to 2017, Skype adds Arabic to Translator, Google opens Project Fi up to everyone, The Internet Archive brings the Apple II back to life, and teens react (badly) to Windows 95.

08-03-2016
Windows 10 Update Delayed to 2017, Skype Translates Arabic… [Tech News Digest]
Amazon Drops Fire Encryption, Apple Support Joins Twitter… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Amazon Drops Fire Encryption, Apple Support Joins Twitter… [Tech News Digest]

Amazon removes Fire OS encryption, Apple supports users through Twitter, Amazon adds new devices to the Echo family, the founder of Oculus VR takes Apple to task, and Morgan Freeman thinks selfie sticks are dumb.

04-03-2016
Amazon Drops Fire Encryption, Apple Support Joins Twitter… [Tech News Digest]
The Biggest Spammers in the World, Ben Carson Wins Facebook Election… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

The Biggest Spammers in the World, Ben Carson Wins Facebook Election… [Tech News Digest]

The companies responsible for sending emails, Ben Carson wins the Facebook primary, Skype brings group video calling to Android and iOS, India’s $4 smartphone, and the biggest Super Mario Kart race of all time.

18-02-2016
The Biggest Spammers in the World, Ben Carson Wins Facebook Election… [Tech News Digest]
Microsoft Patents a Modular PC, Get Netflix Passwords for 25 Cents… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Microsoft Patents a Modular PC, Get Netflix Passwords for 25 Cents… [Tech News Digest]

Microsoft wants you to build modular PCs, Netflix passwords are dirt cheap to buy, MixRadio is no more, Sony thinks E Ink is the future, and Kanye West begs Mark Zuckerberg for money.

16-02-2016
Microsoft Patents a Modular PC, Get Netflix Passwords for 25 Cents… [Tech News Digest]
Microsoft Brings Bloatware to Android, Time Inc. Buys MySpace… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Microsoft Brings Bloatware to Android, Time Inc. Buys MySpace… [Tech News Digest]

Microsoft persuades smartphone manufacturers to install apps, Time buys MySpace, online dating is a growing trend, find out what dog breed you most resemble, and Hardcore Henry, the movie that looks like a video game.

12-02-2016
Microsoft Brings Bloatware to Android, Time Inc. Buys MySpace… [Tech News Digest]