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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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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]
Twitter Wants To Be Facebook, Selfies Really Can Kill You… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Twitter Wants To Be Facebook, Selfies Really Can Kill You… [Tech News Digest]

Twitter desperately wants to be Facebook, how selfies kill more people than sharks, Microsoft fixes InPrivate Edge browsing, a collection of Windows 3.1 shareware, and how Star Wars: The Force Awakens should have ended.

11-02-2016
Twitter Wants To Be Facebook, Selfies Really Can Kill You… [Tech News Digest]
Google Fiber Offers Free Internet, Facebook Celebrates Friends Day… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Google Fiber Offers Free Internet, Facebook Celebrates Friends Day… [Tech News Digest]

How to get Google Fiber for free, Facebook invents Friends Day, Amazon brings Alexa to the Fire TV, original YouTube programming is coming soon, and a legitimate reason to own a drone, finally.

04-02-2016
Google Fiber Offers Free Internet, Facebook Celebrates Friends Day… [Tech News Digest]
Microsoft Edge Fails Privacy Test, Facebook Takes Your Guns… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Microsoft Edge Fails Privacy Test, Facebook Takes Your Guns… [Tech News Digest]

Microsoft Edge is storing your private data, Facebook stops users selling guns to each other, Lonely Planet offers free travel guides, Netflix brings Gilmore Girls back to life, and The Fine Brothers are losing subscribers.

01-02-2016
Microsoft Edge Fails Privacy Test, Facebook Takes Your Guns… [Tech News Digest]
Google Fixes Chrome for iOS, Malwarebytes Tackles Ransomware… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Google Fixes Chrome for iOS, Malwarebytes Tackles Ransomware… [Tech News Digest]

Google improves Chrome for iOS, Malwarebytes protects you from ransomware, Oracle finally kills the Java plugin, Google Play embraces positivity, and Paul Rudd and Stephen Hawking play quantum chess.

28-01-2016
Google Fixes Chrome for iOS, Malwarebytes Tackles Ransomware… [Tech News Digest]
Apple Reaches Peak iPhone, Foursquare Plans Your Vacation… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Apple Reaches Peak iPhone, Foursquare Plans Your Vacation… [Tech News Digest]

Apple moves beyond the iPhone, Foursquare plans your next vacation, GoPro and Periscope are a match made in Heaven, the Microsoft executive caught using an iPhone, and a rapper and a physicist argue about science.

27-01-2016
Apple Reaches Peak iPhone, Foursquare Plans Your Vacation… [Tech News Digest]
Google Play Vs. Apple’s App Store, Netflix Starts Blocking Users… [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Google Play Vs. Apple’s App Store, Netflix Starts Blocking Users… [Tech News Digest]

The big difference between Google Play and the App Store, Netflix blocks the unblockers, Google tries to serve better ads, get The Witcher 2 for free, and the day Darth Vader got attacked by a dog.

22-01-2016
Google Play Vs. Apple’s App Store, Netflix Starts Blocking Users… [Tech News Digest]