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Dave Parrack

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

Dave Parrack is a British writer with a fascination for technology. With over 12 years experience writing online for various publications, he's now a Deputy Editor and Senior News Editor at MakeUseOf.

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Apple Admits Failure, Android TV, Windows In The Car, Amazon Dash [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Apple Admits Failure, Android TV, Windows In The Car, Amazon Dash [Tech News Digest]

Apple admits failure, Google works on Android TV, Microsoft wants Windows in your car, Amazon unveils Dash, Microsoft fixes Xbox One flaw, IFTTT for iPad, and every SNES start screen compiled into one epic video.

07-04-2014
Apple Admits Failure, Android TV, Windows In The Car, Amazon Dash [Tech News Digest]
Amazon Fire TV, Windows Phone Cortana, Indiegogo GoBe, Binge Watching PSA [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Amazon Fire TV, Windows Phone Cortana, Indiegogo GoBe, Binge Watching PSA [Tech News Digest]

Amazon Fire TV, Windows Phone 8.1 with Cortana, Windows 8.1 Update 1 for mouse and keyboards, GoBe on Indiegogo, Rdio, Vudu, and Crackle on Chromecast, and a PSA about the dangers of binge watching.

03-04-2014
Amazon Fire TV, Windows Phone Cortana, Indiegogo GoBe, Binge Watching PSA [Tech News Digest]
Apple Doubles Prices, Microsoft Hates You, Google (GL)Ass, TwitFace [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Apple Doubles Prices, Microsoft Hates You, Google (GL)Ass, TwitFace [Tech News Digest]

Apple doubles its prices, Microsoft admits it hates you all, Google reveals (GL)Ass, Facebook and Twitter merge into TwitFace, annoying couple launch vague Kickstarter, MakeUseOf broadens its appeal, and the best ‘And Finally’ ever.

01-04-2014
Apple Doubles Prices, Microsoft Hates You, Google (GL)Ass, TwitFace [Tech News Digest]
Playing 2048: 20 Of The Best Versions Of The Addictive Puzzle Game [Weird & Wonderful Web]

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Playing 2048: 20 Of The Best Versions Of The Addictive Puzzle Game [Weird & Wonderful Web]

There may not be 2048 versions of 2048 listed here, but with the original game being available as an open source project, perhaps there will be. Here are twenty variants to test your skills on.

30-03-2014
Playing 2048: 20 Of The Best Versions Of The Addictive Puzzle Game [Weird & Wonderful Web]
Designer Google Glass, Verified Quora, Free Auroracoin, Linux ATMs [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Designer Google Glass, Verified Quora, Free Auroracoin, Linux ATMs [Tech News Digest]

Google Glass gets designer appeal, Quora launches Verified Accounts, Iceland gives away Auroracoin, ATMs using Linux, Learnist is overhauled, and Minus Jon Plus Jon is definitely not Garfield.

25-03-2014
Designer Google Glass, Verified Quora, Free Auroracoin, Linux ATMs [Tech News Digest]
Microsoft Snoops, Turkey Twits, Qik Quits, MtGox Finds, Samsung Slams [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Microsoft Snoops, Turkey Twits, Qik Quits, MtGox Finds, Samsung Slams [Tech News Digest]

Microsoft looks in Outlook, Turkey bans Twitter, Qik is killed off, a Fitbit class-action lawsuit, MtGox finds missing Bitcoin, Facebook needs you for beta testing, and Samsung snark.

21-03-2014
Microsoft Snoops, Turkey Twits, Qik Quits, MtGox Finds, Samsung Slams [Tech News Digest]
Project Morpheus Vs. Oculus Rift, Unreal Engine 4, Flappy Bird Returns [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Project Morpheus Vs. Oculus Rift, Unreal Engine 4, Flappy Bird Returns [Tech News Digest]

Project Morpheus and Oculus Rift bring virtual reality back, Unreal Engine 4 debuts, Flappy Bird is returning, Firefox 28 drops Metro, Google Docs phishing, and Mongolia tries to ban swearing on the Web.

20-03-2014
Project Morpheus Vs. Oculus Rift, Unreal Engine 4, Flappy Bird Returns [Tech News Digest]
Google Android Wear, Moto 360 & LG G Watch, PS4 Virtual Reality [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Google Android Wear, Moto 360 & LG G Watch, PS4 Virtual Reality [Tech News Digest]

Android Wear for wearables, Moto 360 and LG G Watch, the NSA is MYSTIC, Xbox One expansion plan, PlayStation 4 virtual reality headsets, LINE Call for international chats, and the ‘Unnumbered Sparks’ art installation.

19-03-2014
Google Android Wear, Moto 360 & LG G Watch, PS4 Virtual Reality [Tech News Digest]
Popcorn Time Returns, XP Bribes, PS4 Price Rise, 1001 Movies You Must See [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

Popcorn Time Returns, XP Bribes, PS4 Price Rise, 1001 Movies You Must See [Tech News Digest]

Popcorn Time returns, XP users bribed, Secret guidelines, VLC lands on Windows 8, PS4 price rises, Google Search & Google Drive news, and 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die (video edition).

17-03-2014
Popcorn Time Returns, XP Bribes, PS4 Price Rise, 1001 Movies You Must See [Tech News Digest]
NSA Malware Plan, Google Lawsuit, Angry Birds Epic, Learn Linux [Tech News Digest]

Tech News

NSA Malware Plan, Google Lawsuit, Angry Birds Epic, Learn Linux [Tech News Digest]

NSA wants to infect you with malware, class-action over in-app purchases, iPhone returns, Angry Birds Epic is epic, someone hits 1 million Gamerscore milestone, MOOC to learn Linux, and aluminium Nintendo Entertainment System.

13-03-2014
NSA Malware Plan, Google Lawsuit, Angry Birds Epic, Learn Linux [Tech News Digest]