Personally, you can call your PC anything you want. But in Windows 10, it has to go by with a unique name so that it can be identified and communicate with other devices in a network. Having two PCs with the same name in a network creates a conflict for network communications. Most PCs come with default names, but you...

Looks like Microsoft was only joking when they said they wanted to rename Photos to Story Remix. As things stand, we are back to where we started, and the original name is staying put. Photos will be Photos in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. Or Microsoft Photos, rather. Controversy arose when it emerged that...

Windows Mobile, like really? A name change for Windows Phone has been on the cards for a while now, even though nothing official emerged on, what could be a very high-profile rebranding. There were some that thought Microsoft might simply call Windows Phone, Windows — that is, in order to capitalize on the popularity...

Ok now , it’s starting to get cool. In a brand new blog post on their Windows blog, they have revealed some pretty coool new file management features in Windows 8. Some of the basics: They acknowledge that copying a whole bunch of files at once was not an ideal experience in Windows 7 and below, apart from taking a...