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How does one filter unanswered questions for 1) my tags 2) in order of most recent?

I can get the most recent, unanswered questions easily enough. Filtering for my tags, however, breaks the ordering so I'm not presented with recent questions. At the moment, the top 5 questions in ...

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Should older posted be judged on today's merits?

I have begun to notice old post (more than 1.5 years old) showing up in the close queue. Many sites, when they first begin, have more laxed standards and that is okay. However, the community evolves ...

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How long does the system ask me wait before asking another question?

How long does the system ask me wait before asking another question? Help center says that Why is the system asking me to wait a day or more before asking another question. In this question, I see ...

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March Answerathon - ACTIVE - 2 contestants remain

To give people time to enter, this will start on March 1st, UTC at midnight. Rules: To stay in the competition, you must: answer an unanswered question not asked by you AND receive an upvote for ...

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New Header Chat Link

In the new header could we please move the chat link back to where it was? (One click away) As a daily frequent to the JavaScript room that's the one link I'd love to have visible 100% of the time. ...

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Would a Music Educators/Tutors site be viable?

I'm going to start to teach a student in a short while, and I would like to have a question site where I can ask things about how to teach certain techniques and such. Would this kind of site be ...

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What happens when I post an answer as a guest on SO?

If I want to answer a question when I am not logged in, I can post an answer as a guest. What happens when I do it? Does it mean I have created a new account on SO? Another question, can I ask a ...

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Function of tags

Generally, tags have been used for requirements only. As such, when a user makes a software recommendation request and specifies that it can be run on either one OS or another, the idea has been to ...

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Can questions be listed by number of times viewed?

Is there any way to list questions ordered by the number of views, from most to least? If not, is this something that could be added? I think it would be interesting and useful to see which ...

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Red vs. Blue - Pixel Battlers [sandbox]

Will post in a few days. Not totally polished. This is a king-of-the-hill contest, but instead of everyone fighting against each other, there will be two teams that compete: Red and Blue. Only one ...

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Should we have tags for separate Linux distributions?

I'm going through the Suggested Edit queue, and I'm seeing a lot of removals of the ubuntu tag. This question is one example. Since the asker is specifically asking for something for Ubuntu, I feel ...

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So let's talk about burning the fantasy-based tag

But first... required reading, a question asked two days into private beta. We have come a long way since then and I think that we need to have a serious talk about what fantasy-based really means. ...

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日本語に違和感: 通報の「この質問を」

この質問は、そもそもの誤認があったため。2,3日ほどして削除する予定です。 翻訳は正しいのですが軽く違和感があります。 現状は、質問欄でも回答欄でも通報したら「この質問」と表示されます。 英語は"this question"ですから正しい翻訳です。 モデレーターは、全体的なチェックを行いますから処理上の問題も発生しないでしょう。 しかし、日本語文化として、限定的な表現のため ...

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Can we get a gay-rights tag?

I tried to make a gay-rights tag on my question, but I don't have enough rep yet. I think it fits well with my question and would be useful on the site.

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SE Photography Redesign

I don't know if this is the right place or way to post this, but I wonder if there's anything to proposing a redesign for this site. It's very functional (like all SE sites), but it's hardly had any ...

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Can the question on “Which sights are open late in Paris?” be reopened?

Could the following question be reopened? I'd like to turn a comment I posted there into an answer: Which sights are open late in Paris? Which sights to do on just one evening in Paris The question ...

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Meta-cognition tag?

Could we create a tag for the topic of meta-cognition, that is "thinking about thinking", or more completely (from Wikipedia): Metacognition is defined as "cognition about cognition", or "knowing ...

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Code wrapped inside headers is too small

Any inline code block inside a header gets rendered with the same font-size as normal paragraphs, and this makes code look very inappropriate inside headers. For example, the following Markdown: ...

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Do we have different close voting/off topic question policies depending on language tags?

I'd come along this question by chance (it's not any of my favorite viewed language tags), and wondered if it could be that we seemingly have completely different voting culture dependent on ...

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Long marks in posts?

Proposal: Latin Language So I've seen that some questions have macrons in them. How necessary will they be?

1 answers | 2 hours ago by ws04 on Area 51 Discussion Zone discuss.area51.stackexchange.com
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Text is overflowing form fields in the Android app

When writing posts in the Android app, some of text is getting outside the lines. This is only in the main body, not in the title or tags fields As you can see, it happens when posting answers, ...

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Why is the earliest allowed birthdate 1/1/1920?

I was doing a little poking around my profile, and when changing my birthdate I discovered a limitation: Oops! There was a problem updating your profile: Birthday must be after 1920/01/01 ...

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“Vote down requires 125 reputation” on answers with -7 votes or less behind the code snippet

The "Vote down requires 125 reputation" message appears behind a code snippet on this faded answer, and thus I'm unable to close it.

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How can we grow this website now that it has made it to public beta?

Now that the site is open and usable to the public, how do we successfully grow it? I imagine it should be easier to promote it now than it was when it was just in the proposal stage, but that's not ...

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Can the “How to Ask” be updated to include better guidelines?

The box in question is shown below. The identification-request questions we've been receiving lately do not contain the sufficient amount of detail as stated by the guidlines. How is the person ...

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Can someone put in an explanation for the regular-expressions tag?

For example, the analytic-number-theory tag has the following helpful explanation: Questions on the use of the methods of real/complex analysis in the study of number theory. Hopefully someone ...

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New tag requests

I'm guessing that now we are in public beta that the "make all tags" feature has been suspended. I should think that if people have ideas for new tags we can collect them in a post much like the ...

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This question, and another? (i.e. when are two of something better than one?)

Remember those rather amusing double toilets in Sochi? (O.K., I have no class. I admit it.) They made me (and millions of other people) laugh, because, well, it would be kinda awkward... one per is ...

3 answers | 2 hours ago by medica on English Language & Usage Meta meta.english.stackexchange.com
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Automatic code formatting

I am a frequent user of StackOverflow. Many beginner questions contain code that has no formatting at all, some even close to winning a code obfuscation contest. I try to answer even beginner ...

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