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Is it possible to receive an email or some sort of notification when a new questions pops out from a specific tag?

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You can create filters of questions by tag or site at StackExchange.com/filters. You can subscribe to email updates, sent either every 15 minutes, four hours or 24 hours. For example,

my CoffeeScript filter, for example

There are also third-party apps available on StackApps.com that serve this purpose. For example, I use Newt which notifies me almost immediately when a new question is posted with one of my tags.

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Hmm, apparently you don't get the "Other answer was posted" warning on mobile. –  John Nov 21 '11 at 17:06
    
@John - This is unrelated to the "Other answer was posted" notification. Filters are for questions, not for answers. –  Kevin Vermeer Nov 21 '11 at 17:53
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@KevinVermeer: He's remarking that he didn't receive that warning for his answer to this question. –  Jeremy Banks Nov 21 '11 at 18:38
    
@JeremyBanks - Ah, now I understand. Took me a minute... :/ –  Kevin Vermeer Nov 21 '11 at 20:05

Yes. This is possible with filters. Make a filter for your tag, and there is an option to have email you with new questions.

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