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MathOverflow has an awesome engine where you can embed LaTeX in questions, answers, and comments. Can we get something like this going on Stack Overflow?
I think it’d be appropriate as I at least ...
Improve performance for "Unfriendly Numbers" problem
It failed the game/contest because of the time constraint. My thoughts are that this is a review for speed. Bearing that in mind, I …
This sandbox is intended for saving drafts of long, complex answers, especially answers whose composition takes a long time. It serves to localize to one thread the front-page "bumps" caused by edits …
On SO, you get 2 rep when you select a best answer. Why is there no such thing on Code Review?
Consider the OP wants only pseudo-code answers for a question. The OP wants the answer to be independent of language/platform. Isn't this a case of problem solving approach?
Is StackOverflow the best …
A high-rep user recently edited one of my answers to replace the permalink I used to reference another answer to the same question (obtained from the "share" link under the answer) with a "long form" …
I posted this question on stackoverflow and even after giving enough information I have my question was put on hold. Also it is unclear why it was on hold!
Link to post:
Architecture .net windows …
Lets check this:
Well, someone see the problem? I do. The version specific tags and a bunch of overly ...
Ever since the the new top bar went live I haven't seen the flags button. Is it broken, haven't I been paying enough attention or is it coincidence and I missed them?
We're doing some spring cleaning on Super User, which involves disambiguating tags, merging them, creating synonyms etc.
However, one of the most troublesome things is removing a tag.
Often, it's …
Is there a way to frame "which is better" and "which is the best" type questions so that they are not tagged as non-constructive, overly broad, or inviting nothing but opinion?
Today (12-11-2013), in 3-4 occasions, regulars in chat rooms expressed their concerns that users do not know how to use the site. Is not surprising considering that our eternal September hasn't ended …
Stack Overflow has been wildly successful. And maybe in some ways too successful.
I am concerned that Stack Overflow is being inundated by a stream of low-quality questions from users who are ...
The creating tag doesn't seem to add any value to the site. This tag has questions on many topics: creating arrays, creating websites, creating methods, ...
It also doesn't have a tag wiki.
The trait tag is currently targeted at Scala traits: the wiki exerpt
A scala trait is roughly the equivalent of an interface in Java. ...
This is confusing, as there are several other ...
It's with a bit of a heavy heart that I must inform you that two exemplary Parenting SE moderators will be stepping down shortly:
I've worked with them not only as an employee of Stack ...
While reading this question (Controlling 500 LEDs with PWM), I noticed that none of the answers addressed a design issue of LED brightness variability in a batch, factor that I thought could impact …
Yesterday, this question was asked: How to pass arguments to add_action()
After I answered it, the question was marked as a duplicate to this one: Passing a parameter to filter and action functions
For this week, ending midnight on the 22nd of January, we are having a question asking challenge.
Everyone is encouraged to ask questions related to the passing of Chinese New Year 春节.
The person …
So there are a lot of different opinions of freemasonry, but many of them sound like malicious rumors. I would love to use this site as a resource to clear them up and get to the truth.
The problem: …
This is a specifically created Community Wiki which gathers resources for learning English and it has been approved by the Community itself.
It should be clear that the resources are not written by …
I guess the time has come to ask a question on exploiting Mathematica functionality to explore user behavioural patterns on Mathematica.Stackexchange. Most of the community individuals know that ...
The placeholder text of the site's question title input box reads
What's your Islam question? Be specific.
it seems grammatically incorrect. Right?
Shouldn't its be something like
I put a large bounty on this question to get a full detailed answer or to at least to draw some attention and get it up-voted. The bounty ends tomorrow and I got none.
What should I do? I feel maybe …
Following the style guides on Stack Overflow and Wikipedia, I would like to propose that we create a style guide of our own. Let's hold ourselves to a high standard and create or promote questions …
It's the time of the year again, namely it is December 2013, and so we shall now refresh our Community Promotion Ads for the new year. This is a link to the previous thread.
What are Community ...
If I open a post using the mobile theme, which has many comments, there is a link at the footer "add/show n more comments". If this link is clicked, the comments are loaded and displayed.
At the ...
MathJax in question lists. Yay! But sometimes it works
and sometimes it doesn't.
Seems as if the MathJax is being truncated prematurely, and therefore doesn't render. Is there a reasonable …
A poster asks for the definition of a common term that is easily found via a Google search or in Wikipedia.
Is it Ok for my answer to reference the Wikipedia article? Or is providing a link to ...
Steps to reproduce
Have an image of size at least x on your computer, where x is somewhere between 4088 KB and 4277 KB. (I haven't gone to the trouble of finding the smallest filesize x that ...