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#1 4 months ago

Do you just use the Windows default or, like me, do you opt to give your PC a silly name?


Mine is called The Tardis.


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#2 4 months ago

Mine is named GLaDOS.


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#3 4 months ago

I called mine "The Command Center"


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#4 4 months ago

Mine's named after the name of its case: Vanquish.


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#5 4 months ago

I'm getting a new computer case which is called a "Bullet" so I could rename it to that...


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#6 4 months ago
Posted by RadioActiveLobster I'm getting a new computer case which is called a "Bullet" so I could rename it to that...

It seems like all the cases have cool names, so it's a good trend to live by.


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#7 3 months ago

I name all devices that require a name according to their size after vessels from science fiction series I like. Or watched, for the matter of SGU. Viper, Jumper, Destiny, Prometheus, DeltaFlyer, Serenity, Defiant.

Quiz: Name me the SciFi series they belong to :-P




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#8 3 months ago
Posted by _DeltaForce_

I name all devices that require a name according to their size after vessels from science fiction series I like. Or watched, for the matter of SGU. Viper, Jumper, Destiny, Prometheus, DeltaFlyer, Serenity, Defiant.

Quiz: Name me the SciFi series they belong to :-P

I know you've got Star Trek, Stargate and Firefly in there. Viper was also a ship in Freelancer. :)


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#9 3 months ago

Viper, as the name of a ship goes back to the original Elite in 1984.


Dunno if there any TV shows, movies, etc... that used it prior to that.


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#10 3 months ago

There actually wasn't intended for Stargate to be in there. Only both spin-off series. I only now realize that Prometheus is not only the most cool looking and most silly functioning ship in Trek history, but also a ship in Stargate.

Viper is actually from Battlestar Galactica. The small white long-ish fighter craft are called Vipers. But I could have guessed it's a common name :-D


A new computer will be added to the family soon. Any name suggestions? :-D




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