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Log in using Twitter

I wonder why Stack Overflow doesn't allow a user to sign in with Twitter. Could there be any technical reason or is social login with Twitter not so popular/useful?
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Notify reviewers when a question that contains MathJax is migrated to a site with no MathJax support

Sometimes questions from sites which support MathJax (such as Cryptography) get migrated to the sites which don't support it (such as Stack Overflow). During this time, it's likely for the formatting ...
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Display of LaTeX in Titles and comments [duplicate]

It would be great if LaTeX Code would also work in titles and comments ;) Especially in the list-view of all the questions it can sometimes be quite confusing understanding a question.
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Wrong name for a open-source project [duplicate]

The name of the last one should be NOT "Butterknife". Very minor issue, i know ... ;) App Version: 1.0.85 Device Manufacturer: Xiaomi Device Model: Redmi Note 3 OS Version: 5.1.1 (V7.3.6.0....
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How to find the post having highest upvote without any downvote

By this query I can able to get the highest number of post score (the number of upvotes - number of downvotes) for question, answer wise. SELECT P.Id AS [Post Link], R.MaxScore, R.PostType FROM ...
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Possible Issue in Flags Queues when handling individual flags of a given type after earlier flag of type was declined

On Ask Ubuntu, there was a question that was flagged as spam, and handled by a moderator as Declined as it was not spam. Later the same day, another flag (VLQ) was raised by the community, and ...
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I am trying to merge accounts. When It asks to put the stack exchange profile's link

I gave "network profile" link http://stackexchange.com/users/1552760/basam-nath but it says that is not correct. where do I get profile link?
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Possible Flaw in Reputation System (Moderation/Downvoting/Editing)

So as a new user, I'm trying to find a balance between supplying useful answers, getting help that I need, and also trying to raise my reputation at the same time. A really bad experience, and a ...
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Where can I ask questions on social media?

I want to ask questions on how to make my social media usage more efficient. Questions like: Ask for tips How to get more facebook-page fans or twitter followers Which tools are available for ...
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How can I cancel a delete on my question?

I've deleted a question of mine by mistake, is there a way to cancel it ?
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Editing a question from the close queue and not editing anything marks the review as completed

Someone started to close this question as "not reproducible" on MSO. I found it frankly moronic since it's an ongoing discussion (and the moderator notice makes this painfully obvious), so I decided ...
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Where can I ask a question about software licensing calculations?

I have a question about software licensing. It's not a technical question. It's a question about formulas used in the industry for pricing licenses. Is there any SE site which would be appropriate for ...
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Why is this question put on hold? [migrated]

Yesterday, I asked this question Replace Markdown-like links with HTML links in a string. This was put on hold There are either too many possible answers, or good answers would be too long for ...
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Have I narrowed this question sufficiently? [migrated]

I asked a question which was put on hold because There are either too many possible answers, or good answers would be too long for this format. Please add details to narrow the answer set or ...
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Make the moderator-only tags more distinct from other tags

Currently, on meta sites (site-specific metas and MSE), the only difference between a normal tag and a moderator-only tag is the red text: I have moderate colorblindness (specifically protanopia). ...
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Resolving the dissonance on edits and bumps

Should we make "trivial" edits to posts? And what counts as a "trivial" edit? And when should edits or retags "bump" a post to the front page? This long-running debate could use some resolution, or ...
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Include the chosen tags in the search criteria for “Questions that may already have your answer.”

In order to improve the question asking page, it would be prevalent to include the tags in the search results. Many users seem to type their question as their title. However, even with a clear title ...
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Can you change username (not display name)?

I know how to change my display name. Can I change my username? (the string I use to log in to the site). Every question asking about changing username is referring to display name, not to username.
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Image orientation sometimes changes between the preview and the actual uploaded image

The image orientation sometimes changes between the preview and the actual uploaded image. It probably has to do with the EXIF data, but I believe the preview should match more closely the final ...
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Contradictory guidelines for downvoting

On the one hand, the behavior guidelines begin as follows (bold by me): Be honest. Above all, be honest. If you see misinformation, vote it down. Add comments indicating what, specifically, ...
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Possible to find traffic sources for popular question I asked?

I recently asked a question on the Physics SE site that ended up being fairly popular. After 2 days it already has over 3,000 views. Over the years I've occasionally asked other questions where this ...
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Expand the 'locked question' notice in the iOS app

In the StackExchange iOS app, a locked question shows a locked note in the title and a banner at the bottom: In this case, with this particular question I was about to flag it for a moderator and ...
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Where would I post a question about Net Neutrality?

I have a question about Net Neutrality in the context of the history of the Internet, but I don't know which SE community it would be appropriate on. Given the political nature of Net Neutrality as a ...
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Why did my top-bar reputation not match my profile after a post I downvoted was deleted?

Curious thing, I downvoted an answer and my rep dropped by 3 points, the answer was deleted and you can see my rep went up by 3 points, and it was showing the +1 green rep notification (missed the ...
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Tagging users in Android app [duplicate]

When I comment on a question/ answer using my smartphone and tag somebody by writing @user, it doesn't work whereas it would when I do the same on my computer. Is there a different way to tag people ...
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Got unbanned from asking question and good positive reaction to my next question and still got banned again [duplicate]

Recently I saw that I got unbanned from asking question and so I asked a question... I got a good positive reaction to the question but I looked at the "ask a question" and it blocked it to me again....
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Filtered questions list does not exclude deleted questions

The filtered question list available at https://stackexchange.com/filters no longer seems to exclude questions that have been deleted. This was working fine until perhaps a few weeks ago. This ...
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On what SE site should I ask a question about student apartments in Munich, Germany?

I want to ask a question about what to think about when moving to München, which block(s) to avoid. What is a reasonable price, if there is particular websites for student apartments. Where should I ...
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Where should I ask a question about an algorithm (no code) [duplicate]

There is a combinatorics problem I want to tackle by writing a program for it. I want feedback on the algorithm I have thought of implementing. I have not implemented it yet because I want to first ...
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On the Stack Overflow team page, the sidebar menu collides with the footer when scrolled all the way down [duplicate]

When I go to the Stack Overflow Team page and scroll all the way down, I see this collision: The sidebar menu should probably not scroll once it hits the footer. I'm using Chrome, if it matters.
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Let me opt-out of certain sites for Hot Network Questions to avoid TV spoilers posted by inconsiderate people [duplicate]

While I was using Stack Overflow at work, someone's just spoilt the twelve-hour old Game of Thrones season finale for me with an extremely ill-advised question title over on SFF.SE. Hot Network ...
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Let me search for my drafts

If I start typing an answer, until I post it a draft is automatically saved. How can I find these drafts? If there isn't a way, can one please be created? The use case I have is I might start ...
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How about introducing <site>.s.tk work as <site>.stackexchange.com?

As we know that http://s.tk work as http://stackexchange.com. As listed here we've many s.tk URLs for communities and beta-communities. I've visited How do we get a new s.tk added? and related form ...
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What to do what the best and only possible answer is a plain offsite link?

Recently I came across a question that in order to answer accurately would have required using a substantial amount of technical information which is copyrighted. There is an official website for such ...
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What happens to closure flags if the question has been edited?

I recently came across a question that was clearly lacking enough detail to be answered in its current state. I commented, extensively showing that details were missing and the question was unclear as ...
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Add the “one question per post” rule to the Help center

I just asked a user to separate his two (otherwise good) questions (real-world use) into two separate questions (stack-exchange use). That is, he was doing a single task, and was wondering about two ...
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Change to profile not propagating to all Stack Exchange communities

I have just been on Stack Overflow and changed my profile, then clicked: Save and copy changes to all Stack Exchange communities But although the changes pick up on some communities (Super User) ...

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