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Have a list somewhere of features changed or implemented [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange For example, in If you just witnessed tactical downvoting, is it a reportable offense? Jeff announces that the window for ...
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Notifications for Site Updates [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange I noticed earlier this week that the user page of StackOverflow [and meta as well] had been been given a new look. Just last ...
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Stackoverflow Timeline of added Functions [duplicate]

Is there a page by stackoverflow on how it evolved? A timeline of added functions would be nice. It might be interesting to see what ideas are most straightforward (early implemented, more ...
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Log of modifications to the platform [duplicate]

Is there a place where the different updates to StackExchange are documented? I've found some annoucements in the blog and in different posts but I don't want to miss something important and so a ...
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Formatting Sandbox

As per Jeff's suggestion in this comment: You can use this question as a formatting sandbox. You can edit this question itself (Community Wiki questions such as this one require 100 reputation ...
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Should 'Hi', 'thanks,' taglines, and salutations be removed from posts?

I edit a lot of posts every day. I often run across posts with 'Hi' and 'Thanks' on the top and the bottom of the post respectively. I also run across things like: --User Should these items be ...
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Can we have the ability to retract a close vote before it closes?

Sometimes you vote to close something and the OP then changes it to fix the issue or issues. You can't take a close vote back though. It would be nice if you could. With the new Duplicate close ...
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The new top bar is out on meta. Consider it a beta

EDIT Dec 4 - We're doing it live! Please post bugs or concerns as questions tagged [top-bar] We have rolled out our 95% completed top bar for feedback. Note: We are still adding a few final ...
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Recent Reputation History Changes

Update: This has been rolled out to all sites in the network. Behind the scenes we've been hard at work making some changes to how we track reputation. Here are some of the issues we're aiming to ...
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Hidden features of Stack Exchange?

What are some features of this site that you consider "hidden"? For example, I didn't know about the RSS feeds until Jeff Atwood and Joel Spolsky discussed them on the podcast.
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New Feature: Community Review Tasks - Now in Beta

Please post new bug reports, feature requests or discussions as individual questions tagged with at least review in addition to the requisite And thanks for all the great feedback so far! We are ...
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Propose a new 20k reputation privilege

Right now, the maximum privilege "unlock" is at 10k reputation: http://meta.stackoverflow.com/privileges We're considering adding a new 20k reputation privilege, but having a hard time figuring out ...
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Can we prevent some of the low-quality questions from entering our system?

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 ...
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Question title that doesn't describe the problem

Pre Edit 4: Pointing out that thread's popularity is a direct result of programming community interest in said subject, and that someone likely stands to become rich and/or famous by solving ...
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<kbd> elements are way intrusive

<kbd> is a great way to mark up text to be entered. But when you use it on Stack Exchange sites, it's really difficult to read. For instance, say I typed this sentence by starting with a ...

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