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Another widget idea, like hot questions but for specific set of sites

The thing about the Hot questions widget is that it's a neat idea, and well executed. However, it shows questions from all around the network. And most of the time from topics I have no interest in. ...
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Hot questions widget - Refresh tap target too small [duplicate]

The Hot questions widget that comes with the Android app has a refresh button with a tap target that is too small. It's just a small square box as seen here: Note: The red/blue markings and pink ...
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Android Share - special characters in title became HTML entities

I used the Share feature to share a question on WhatsApp. The question title is: Does the word "out" carry sexual-minority flavour? Here's what I got: Also tried sending the share intent to ...
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Make more, larger versions of the android app widget

Love the questions widget, but could we have larger version, that shows more questions? I'd like a 4x4 one but I guess having several versions would make for more flexibility for others.
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Make the android questions widget handle my imprecise fingers

Love the new questions widget, but it looks like I have to be very precise when tapping to refresh the question. I have to hit the icon dead on; tapping above, below or to the right behaves as if i'd ...
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Cannot find some answers in mobile app

I posted an answer to this question from my laptop, but I cannot find it in the mobile app on my Android phone. When I select it in my profile, I get the following error: The answer wasn't found. ...
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Tapping a comment from a deleted user is reliably crashing the app

This comment reliably crashes the Android app v1.0.47 every time I tap it. I'm not sure it's the fact they're a deleted user, but every other comment is fine. This is on a HTC One running Android ...
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Log in with the Google Account of your choice?

I signed up to Stack Overflow and other related Stack Exchange websites using an old Google account which I still use for programming related communities. Nonetheless, I am signed in with another ...
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Re-sizable fonts (Zoom) for the Android App and confusing contact link

The Android app is a great application. I see two problems with it. The fonts are too small. I have to use a magnifying glass to read the messages. At present I use it almost solely for a ...
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Unable to edit my comments on Android app

When I try to hit the arrow in the lower right corner of my comments I am unable to edit my comments. Instead the side bar pops up a little bit. I am using a Samsung Tab 7 inch.
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Can't view featured meta posts

I've just seen the A guide to moderating comments post appear in my feed but when clicking on it I get a message saying "The question is not available, it may have been deleted.". If I go to the site ...
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Android app promises disabled ads on a site with no ads (Stack Apps)

From the Feed of the Android app (1.0.47): That's the Stack Apps icon. Never saw ads there. It might make sense to drop a mention of this particular "privilege" from the app feed, because it's ...
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Trying to upvote own comment crashes Android app

Whenever I try to upvote my own comment in Android app (1.0.47), the app crashes*. Galaxy S III running Android 4.4.2 (*) Yes, I know I'm not supposed to vote on my own comments... actually at ...
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App won't display answer on 7" device

When using the StackExchange app on my Tesco Hudl (7" tablet running Android 4.2), I find that answers are never visible. A white space is always present in the place of the answer. The number of ...
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The new comment interface

Well it's nice and simple. But an overlay at the first time with a simple tutorial will be nice. Also. There's an option to upvote but no option to remove the upvote
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Issue with site choice

Steps to reproduce: Ask a question, open the "Ask on which site?" dropdown menu. Press the back button. Issue: The menu will disappear and you can't bring it back by pressing the arrow or typing ...
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Refresh while search is half opened [duplicate]

On the Android app, when you try to get up while the search bar is half opened, instead of showing the full search bar, it refreshes, which is not really convenient.
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What is the current status of consecutive days logged in using the SE (Android) app? [duplicate]

I'll not have access to my PC in a few days, and since I have a 270 consecutive streak going on over at SO I was wondering the following: Does the Android SE app qualify for consecutive access? And ...
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Feed is blank in the Stack Exchange Android app

My feed has been blank in the Android app since the start. Had logged in the Android app when the app was first launched, after a few crashes had uninstalled it. Even at that time I was unable to ...
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I am unable to submit questions and answers from Android App

I am unable to submit questions and answers from Android App version 1.0.43 running on Android 4.3 (Samsung Galaxy SIII) My StackOverflow reputation at the time of this posting is only 16 if that ...
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Long titles spanning 3 rows or more sometimes obscured by tags on the Android App [duplicate]

Some of the title is partially obscured by the tags on the first load as e.g on Comments containing long words causes comments to run off the edge of the screen. However, if I pull down to refresh ...
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Notification of comments in deleted posts stay in app

If I dismiss a comment on my computer then the notification also vanishes on my android phone. But if I get a comment on one of my posts and I delete the post, then the notification vanishes on my ...
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How can I Improve my Stack Exchange user experience on an Android device

I have a horrible user experience when using Stack Overflow on my Android device (mobile browser). Not all the images load and there are also very limited options while posting a question. I cannot ...
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Preserve original date of an edited post in the android app

When viewing a post that has been edited the date of creation is replaced by the date of the last edit. I suggest to display the creation date as well - the line seems to provide sufficient space. ...
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Android app : longer titles are clipped

I'm using the official app, 1.0.43 on Android 4.1.2, Samsung S3-mini. The title of a question is sometimes clipped. Sometimes I only see part of the last line, sometimes I don't see the last line at ...
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Android app “deleted” issues

This has happened a couple of times. The app generated a notification about an answer or comment, but when I follow the notification, it's not there! Sometimes it's just missing, sometimes it says it ...
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Short “about me” sections are unnecessarily faded out and pretend to be expandable

Long "about me" sections show up like this in the Android app: partly faded out and with "expand" button. But when the "about me" text is short enough to fit entirely, the fading / button combo is ...
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Why can't I suggest edits from android app? [duplicate]

Just downloaded and started using the SE app for Android. It's pretty good, though I still prefer typing on a keyboard. But one thing I discovered was that even if I'm logged into my account, and can ...
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Missing favourite star while reading posts [duplicate]

I tried the android app and so far I don't see any bugs etc, maybe one crash but I miss button for saving questions. If this is multiple "question" I apologize for spamming. Would you please add it? ...
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Can't edit posts [duplicate]

When I try to edit somebody else's posts via Android or iOS app, I get a message: "Account not allowed to suggest edits." I can do it via Web. Where's the problem?
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Allow selecting text from comments

Currently when you long-press a comment the "comment options" dialog appears, just like when you tap it. I am requesting to keep the "comment options" for a tap, but on long-press to show the text ...
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Stack exchange for gingerbread [duplicate]

When are we going to get the stack exchange app on lesser versions of Android 3.0, 2.3.x? I really enjoy surfing this website but getting the Android app will make life easier for me. Thanks.
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The Android app does not allow pasting into the password field

I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 running Android 4.4.2 and the SE app version 1.0.43. When trying to sign in with my Yahoo! account I notice that the clipboard icon in the keyboard becomes grayed ...
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Android app sometimes fails to load the last answer if there's lots of them

Observed in Android app v1.0.43 and earlier, on a HTC One running Android 4.4.2. Visit a question with lots of answers. "Lots" could be more than half a dozen, I'm not sure how many yet. This one ...
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Request for feedback on widgets for Android app

There have been a few different feature-requests for widgets on Android, and it's something we've been thinking about a lot recently. The next version of the Android app will include a small ...
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Markdown links unparsed in comments

Markdown links aren't parsed in comments in the Android app, and is instead being posted as raw. The first comment of mine will feature this.
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Takes forever to close on Android

When I try to vote to close on Android, a box pops up to show the close reasons, and then the wait cursor starts to circle and stays that way for over a minute.
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Replying to people with “special” names, causes HTML entity to be inserted

Problem can be seen here: Do we really need the [executable] or [exe] tags?
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Bounty indicator disappears when voting on a question [duplicate]

If an answer received a bounty, the green bounty indicator will disappear when voting on the question.
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Bug in sorting by newest questions and filtering by tag

Identical to Bug? sorting by one tag and newest questions I am using android stackexchange app version 1.0.43 , android version 4.1.2 For example I was searching by newest questions with a specific ...
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Can't view more than 30 answers on Android app

In the Android app, the "View XX Answers" button displays the correct number of answers, but only the first 30 answers are viewable. For example, on my Code Golf question here, the button says "View ...
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Why doesn't the official StackExchange android app support chat? [duplicate]

Why doesnt the official SE android app support chat . It would be better to have an all in one app that wouldn't require us to rely on third party softwares or browsers. I came across a third party ...
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Replies that are deleted aren't removed from the feed

If you are notified by a comment on one of your posts, and that comment is later deleted, the notification is usually removed from the inbox. But this does not happen on the feed of the Android app. ...
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Comment upvote arrows move after un-upvote in the mobile app

When I upvote a comment it's marked. When I un-upvote it the upvote sign doesn't go back, but moves left.
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Android app vibrating on notification even when vibrate disabled

I currently have my Stack Exchange android app settings as show below. Basically just the status bar notification since vibrate and sound are turned off. However, on at least 3 occasions in the past ...
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Mis-tapping the “dismiss achievements” button in Android app brings up sorting options for questions [duplicate]

When the Achievements page opens on top of the list of questions (not in an individual post), the search bar and sorting options under it remain receptive to taps. Thus, if a user slightly misses the ...
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Eats, shoots, and leaves: two identical off-topic reasons, except for a comma

When flagging a question on Meta as off-topic using Android app 1.0.43, I get 5 reasons to choose from, of which 4th and 5th are the same: Almost the same. One has a comma, while the other does ...
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Text in quotation marks in a question's title doesn't appear on the Android app

E.g. this question entitled Translation of “Glasshole” appears like this on my Android: I use Samsung Galaxy S3 with Android 4.1.2. The application version is 1.0.43.
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Stack Exchange mobile app still promises 10K flag queue

The "handle flags" part of this message in the feed is false advertisement. The 10K flag queue is no more.
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If I'm looking at a question, how do I get back to the site the question is on? [duplicate]

Maybe I'm just stupid, but I can't figure out how I'm supposed to get from a question (in the Android App) to the site the question is on. I know I can open the left drawer, tap "All Sites", and ...