Naming

04.19.14
The Daily Grind: What naming restrictions do you approve of?
04.19.14

The Daily Grind: What naming restrictions do you approve of?

A recent beta patch in WildStar included several changes to its naming rules. Numbers in names are...

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12.12.13
The Tattered Notebook Extra: EQ Next Landmark livestream talks tools, demonstrates mining
12.12.13

The Tattered Notebook Extra: EQ Next Landmark livestream talks tools, demonstrates mining

Any time you mention EverQuest Next Landmark, you get a score of people saying that they just don't...

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09.07.12
Decoding Apple's naming rules
09.07.12

Decoding Apple's naming rules

Apple's naming style for its products may seem silly at times -- the iPhone 5, for example, if...

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06.04.12
AMD announces 900MHz version of the Radeon HD 7750, calls it 'the other 7750'
06.04.12

AMD announces 900MHz version of the Radeon HD 7750, calls it 'the other 7750'

The original Radeon HD 7750 won plaudits for its low-wattage performance and $109 price tag, but n...

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05.23.12
ArenaNet talks about naming Guild Wars 2's world
05.23.12

ArenaNet talks about naming Guild Wars 2's world

While it's easy to get caught up in the big picture side of the development process, we risk over...

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03.13.12
You're the Pundit: Reverting the iPad name
03.13.12

You're the Pundit: Reverting the iPad name

When it comes to forecasting the next big thing, we turn to our secret weapon: the TUAW braintrust....

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03.06.12
Engadget Interview: Richard Yu, Huawei chairman of devices
03.06.12

Engadget Interview: Richard Yu, Huawei chairman of devices

Countless smartphones were announced at last week's Mobile World Congress, but Huawei's showing wa...

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11.11.11
Editorial: The problem with bad product names and what we can learn from it
11.11.11

Editorial: The problem with bad product names and what we can learn from it

Product names generally fall into one of four different categories: good, safe, meaningless and ba...

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11.02.11
What's in a name? Nokia's new Lumia and Asha line explained
11.02.11

What's in a name? Nokia's new Lumia and Asha line explained

What rhymes with Nokia? Why, Lumia, of course. And there, fellow gadget freaks, lies the poetic b...

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