What do you name your computer?
Futurama characters, Dharma Initiative stations, birds and Latin words. What do all these things have in common? They're themes Engadget readers said they use when Kris asked how people name their devices. Do you name your computers, phones and tablets? If so, post your names in our forums!
Alternatives to Google Hangouts on Nexus 5?
DaBash doesn't want to rely on Google Hangouts as the primary communications application on his Nexus 5, and is looking for SMS app recommendations. "I just got my Nexus 5 and I did not like the idea of having my hangout conversations being mixed with my text messages." Do you have any recommendations? Tell DaBash what your favorite messaging app is.
Documenting the move from Android to iOS
Engadget product research team member frankspin documented his move from Android to iOS and things went a lot better than expected. "As a previous Android user I often saw a lot of Android users exclaim about how coming to Android was such a liberating experience from the grasp of Apple's walled garden. For the last few years I believed this, but over time I started to open up to what Apple and iOS have to offer." Share your own experiences when switching mobile platforms.
Stylus recommendations for thick gloves
Winter is here. And that's why dtanders is looking for advice on styluses that would work while using thick gloves. For those of you who have to deal with the strange concept of winter (hey, we're pretty spoiled in California), what would you recommend?
Now can we cut the cord?
Each week, it seems new services and hardware are announced that make it easier for consumers to watch television and consume video content how they choose. That's why johncolucci asked if you can really cut the cord yet. Have you successfully shed the shackles of Big Cable? Tell us how you cut the cord.
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