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Android app: blank question and answer bodies

I have no idea what caused this in the beta version, but suddenly all questions and answers were blank. I can still see comments. I closed the app and reopened it and the problem no longer happens.
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About using points that Ican't get at as user 128932 [duplicate]

I'm also user 128932 but I was cut off from all my points I accumulated because of an error with my gmail accounts. And now I have to wait until I accumulate more points. I can't comment in Philosophy ...
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Scrolling formatted code that extends wider than screen no longer possible on iOS app?

Since accepting an update of the Stack Exchange iOS App to 1.2.2 last night on my iPhone 4S running iOS 7.1.2, I have been unable to use a press, hold and move of my finger to scroll to the right in ...
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Add indicator that account is scheduled to be deleted on the network profile

It'd be useful to have an indicator telling us which of our accounts are marked to be deleted on the "accounts" tab of our StackExchange profiles. This could be used, for example, by a user who has ...
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How should we deal with “offensive” language that might not be such from a non-native speaker? [duplicate]

In a weak answer to this question, the answerer referred to "molesting" cards. In an English language context, I would find that offensive. But I get the sense that the answerer may be a native ...
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Questions are being marked as duplicates too liberally; possible solution

There seems to be an issue with questions being closed as duplicates when they are not. Often times just because titles are similar doesn't mean the entire question is the same. Here's one example. ...
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1answer
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iOS app crashes when attempting to edit a post with excessive code

I have attempted to edit a post that happened to trigger an "excessively-long" auto-flag. In this case, it contained code within a single block. As soon as the editor comes up, the app stops ...
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View an Alert on Close Votes for New Users

Preamble As it stands now, the View Close Votes Priv is granted at 250 Rep. That privledge includes the ability to cast close, open, and migration votes on your own questions. While it makes sense ...
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Where did the name “Stack Exchange” come from?

I get Stack Overflow (which I'm guessing was the first site?) and Super User, Code Review, and the other sibling site names make sense to me. But I've never heard of a stack exchange before. Is a ...
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Quirky horizontal scrolling in Feed on the Android app [duplicate]

Since the last update, version 1.0.54, (didn't happen before), the horizontal scrolling for "hot" questions in the "Feed" section has been quirky to me. Don't know if it's generalized or just me, but ...
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Helping a user who asks multiple questions? [duplicate]

A brand new user asked two very unrelated questions in a single post. Both had sufficient detail to become their own post. See the revision history here: Two Pokemon Questions What is the best ...
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What happened to the hot questions sidebar [on hold]

It's not showing up for me this morning. I have nothing below the linked questions section. Edit: No sooner do I post this than it's back. Was this a transitory glitch or is one web server ...
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Stackexchange.com is broken (some of the time)

I currently get the following error message when accessing anything on http://stackexchange.com: Server Error in '/' Application. Runtime Error Description: An exception occurred while ...
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1answer
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Python's “//” operator wrongly treated as a comment (part 3)

The closing reason for Python's “//” operator wrongly treated as a comment (part 2) , "Python is a webby language", was refuted (by none other than Martijn Pieters, one of the top Python experts ...
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How can I disable the Cmd-G 'Add Image' shortcut in the editor? [duplicate]

Much to my chagrin, I've discovered that the question/answer editor view implements a keyboard shortcut of Cmd-G (on OS X, can't speak to other platforms) for adding images to posts. I'm sure this is ...
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Don't make me chase the upvote button in the triage queue

When I vote Looks OK in the triage queue, there's a chance I may be one of the last users to do so. When this is the case, I am prompted to upvote the question I just reviewed: Thanks! The ...
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2answers
24 views

Deleting a post on Stack Overflow [duplicate]

After deleting a post on Stack Overflow, why am I still able to see it? It is just flagged as Deleted. Will that post be visible to others, or just to me? Also, does that mean that the post will be ...
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Background section does not scale background

I've added my Background, but it's overflowed the region:
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1answer
47 views

Save button has an extra )

I'm saving the Background section, and the Save button looks like this:
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2answers
29 views

Should I delete SPAM content from an answer review? [duplicate]

In one of my first reviews in Stack Overflow, I've found this clearly SPAM answer: American eagle limo give you the Party Bus with Stripper Pole in DC of the extended limos for the substantially ...
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Is there any filter option is available to see all duplicate questions in a SE site? [duplicate]

I want to see all the duplicate questions which were asked by other users in webmasters.stackexchange.com. I tried a lot but I don't find any filter option to see only duplicate questions. How can I ...
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1answer
45 views

How to hide the “+2” in my achievements dialog button when I accept an answer?

I already know that when I accept an answer, my reputation will gain 2 points. Because it isn't much, I don't feel that I need to give it a care. If it can be disappeared for an amount of time, I ...
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1answer
54 views

Charge reputation for comments

There are too many outdated or worthless comments around SE. Comment moderation tools are not keeping up with this growing pile. Proposed pay-per-use scheme Posting a comment costs 1 rep ...
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1answer
56 views

Will having more than 1000 reputation points allow me to edit per site Meta posts as well?

Currently suggested edits are not permitted in the baby meta sites (per meta sites). If my reputation exceeds 1000 in the main site, will I be permitted to edit (not suggested edit but direct edit) ...
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1answer
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Midnight on Jan 1, 1970 (the Unix epoch) doesn't display as a date in SEDE

If you select a date or datetime value that is exactly 1 Jan 1970 at 00:00:00, SEDE displays "0" instead of the date. See this query for a repro. The second and third column should probably both ...
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70 views

Allow access to anonymous feedback stats without 10k rep

Right now you need the Access To Moderator Tools privilege (awarded at 10k on a regular site, 2k on public beta, 1k on private beta) to access anonymous feedback on that site. I don't see why that is, ...
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29 views

Markdown missing from answer summaries

The answer summaries shown in search results appear to strip out markdown from the text. For example, the second item in this query doesn't show the markdown content of this phrase: "As you remove ...
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1answer
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“View all questions” list cut off on iPhone 4S

When I go to one of my per-site profiles, and tap 'All X posts' it gives me a search list, where the screen height appears to be calculated wrong. The below screenshot is as far down as I can scroll ...
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Forward button and/or history

I often accidentally press Back button which returns me to home screen (from widget) or to main app screen, and because both are auto-updated I see no way to restore page on which I was. Can we ...
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29 views

Can't Delete Closed Question Unless With Delete Votes

I get that you can delete your post within 24 hours or with 3 votes for deletion. My question is currently closed: Is Wikipedia A Reliable Source For An Answer, has an answer and been viewed 107 times ...
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0answers
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Use of stackexchange data in commercial publication

I am writing a book about search engines. I'm hunting for a data set to drive examples throughout the book. I'd like to use data derived from stackexchange (via the API) and I want to make sure that I ...
1
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1answer
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Android app: two achievements views

In the newest beta of the android app, when you enter a question then click the achievements button twice it will open two achievements views, one on top of the other. Continuing to press the button ...
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Is there a map of migration pathways?

While in chat lamenting a really bad question that was migrated to a site because 3 people voted for it elsewhere, we got to wondering: Is it possible to see a map of all the migration pathways in ...
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1answer
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Unanimous reviews rejecting a low quality flag should decline the flag, not dispute it

Currently, community reviews of posts flagged with "not an answer" or "very low quality" flags can only dispute those flags, not decline them. Disputed flags don't count against the flagger, they are ...
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votes
1answer
28 views

Inbox notifications are not always shown

I often find while using Stack Exchange that my alerts in my inbox doesn't show the red box with a number in it in the header. This is annoying if I have my sound turned down, or if I walk away from ...
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votes
1answer
57 views

Feature Request: Implement bitcoin tipping [duplicate]

Would it be possible to implement bitcoin tipping, so that you can give a microtip to your favorite answer? Changetip.com has already implemented microtipping on github, reddit, and other sites. ...
2
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2answers
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How much reputation have I awarded/lost/given away due to bounties?

Is there a Stack Exchange Data Explorer query for how much reputation I have given away due to bounties?
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0answers
24 views

Watermark for body off in Android app

The watermark with the word "Body" is strangely placed in the Android app, seems a bit too high: Samsung Galaxy 4a. Android version 4.4.2 App version 1.0.54
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0answers
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Improve the info texts for the three badge flavours in the badge list

On the sidebar of the badge list, there are general descriptions of bronze, silver and gold badges. As of now, they read: Bronze badges encourage users to try out new features on the site. They ...
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votes
1answer
33 views

Duplicate Feature Requests - How are they evaluated?

After surviving nearly a month in the meta, I understand that feature requests are reviewed and given a status (any status after review - accepted, declined, by-design, under-cons...) based on the ...
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votes
0answers
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Why is this site linking to my Stack OverFlow post and my website? [duplicate]

This is a post I made on Stack Overflow, and it's also mirrored here: Google Webmaster Tools shows him linking to my website which is how I found out. I certainly don't want shady websites linking ...
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Why did SE end up being hostile towards new users? [duplicate]

I've been using SE, mostly Stack Overflow for years. I've never been building reputation, always drifted between nicks and emails. Now I was tackling a maximum file handle limit with nodejs on newish ...
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votes
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38 views

Protected questions - why aren't people with earned rep spent on bounties etc allowed to answer? [duplicate]

The 10 point limit is to avoid new users. So why are users who have earned more points but used them up for awarding bounties etc not allowed to answer? I think the current calculation is reputation ...
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1answer
45 views

Can I copy my answer in Quora to Stack Exchange sites or vice-versa? [duplicate]

I am a member of both Quora and some Stack Exchange sites. Sometimes, I see that the same question is asked in both. In such cases, is it OK for me to copy posts from Quora to Stack Exchange or ...
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votes
1answer
21 views

iOS app beta update page broken

Such a fragile page it is, broken yet again. I'm not including a link since I believe it's still security through obscurity, but the entirety of the page for downloading beta app updates reads: ...
2
votes
1answer
101 views

Why aren't Stack Exchange moderators paid for their service?

Why are moderators of Stack Exchange communities never paid for their service? Moderators remove spam from the site, so why should they struggle and never get paid? ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

How can locked posts be editable? [duplicate]

The locked post FAQ says locked posts cannot be edited, yet Graph visualization library in JavaScript can be edited (at least, the lock message says so, and I can open the edit dialogue).
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votes
0answers
37 views

How is it that I have reached my question limit? [duplicate]

I have asked a total of 20 question on Stack Overflow in 3 months and now I cant ask any more. When I try to ask a question the page simply states You have reached your question limit and Sorry, we ...
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votes
0answers
38 views

What's the meaning of the url parameter '?sem=x' when linking to questions? [duplicate]

I got a SE url to a posted question which ended with ?sem=2. What does that mean?
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votes
2answers
224 views

Site Launched, who is next?

Movies and TV is now a Full Fledged Site! With a fancy new design! Congratulations to them. Now we all want to know what the order of the remaining sites is...right? Who's next to get their fancy ...

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