27
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How can I prevent the app from showing “interesting” questions from sites I don't care about?

The app Feed display shows questions that something considers "interesting" from around the network. However, some of the questions it suggests are from sites that I'm not interested in (or I can't ...
22
votes
0answers
54 views

Change “help” to “about” in mobile application

I use the Stack Exchange mobile app and I'd like to see one change to help end users out. On the menu towards the bottom there is a "help" link, which is a bit misleading. There is no help at this ...
19
votes
0answers
138 views

Allow creating new tags

How do I create a new tag in the mobile iOS/ Android app? This operation is currently not supported. When I tap the tags section, a search window opens; when I type something not existing and press ...
17
votes
2answers
307 views

Use shorter home screen app title so that it doesn't get truncated

Change the CFBundleDisplayName to be something shorter so the app name is not truncated. App version: 0.1.19
12
votes
0answers
42 views

Validate editor privileges before allowing edits

As a followup to Cannot edit posts on iOS app, I'd like to request that there is some permissions validation that's done before a user is able to enter the Edit page for a question I just spent 10 ...
12
votes
0answers
65 views

Ability to modify your profile

The iOS-app should provide (at least) the same features as the site and the ability to edit your profile is not so unimportant. In my opinion, the user should be able to change the every single ...
11
votes
0answers
85 views

Include some chat capabilities in iOS app

Currently, the app notifies users when they're mentioned in chat. However, when we tap on the notification, we got redirected out of the app to Safari. Is there a chance we can get some chat ...
10
votes
1answer
152 views

Please add diamond flag handling to the iOS app

The iOS app is great, but I can't use it to perform diamond functions like handle flags. I would love to have a table view of all the flags on my site, with the buttons we currently have in the normal ...
10
votes
2answers
113 views

Restrict site specific views to specific tags

At the moment, as far as I can tell, in order to view only recent StackOverflow questions (or questions from any single site) from a single tag on the iOS app, I have to: Select that site in the ...
10
votes
1answer
63 views

Revisions list in iOS app

I find revisions a really useful way to see full edit history of every post in Stack Exchange. Can we please have it on the iOS app too? It will also let us see original time of the post submission ...
10
votes
0answers
108 views

Can't Delete Answers in iOS App

Looks like there's no ability to delete answers in the iOS App. You can only edit and (for others' answers) vote. Not much more to be said; I'm sure it's planned
8
votes
0answers
54 views

Provide a link to per-site Meta

The iOS app has no convenient way to get from a main site to its Meta. You have to go to the full site list and search for the specific Meta you want. Could a link be provided somewhere? My first ...
8
votes
0answers
150 views

Don't go modal in app search

It's taken me months to figure out how to turn my frustration into a specific cohesive feature request. The problems lead to fundamental interface dead-ends, but are hopefully not ridiculously hard to ...
8
votes
0answers
102 views

“Favorite” Views/Searches in iOS/Android App

Related: Restrict site specific views to specific tags Most SO users, I'd imagine, keep a number of tabs open, jumping between all of them. Tabs in the app are likely a bad idea. I've got a proposal ...
7
votes
1answer
61 views

Add Answer From Top in iOS App

When there's one answer, it's no big deal. But when there's dozens and you have to scroll past every single other answer to add a new one, loading them in batches on a sketchy network, that takes a ...
7
votes
0answers
43 views

No UI / exposure for seeing similar questions when asking from iOS app

When asking a question through the iOS app (v. 0.1.24), the question just gets posted without any sort of chance to review similar questions. (This is shown on the iOS web app and desktop browsers on ...
6
votes
1answer
29 views

Allow sorting of answers within the iOS app and/or jumping to latest active item

Currently there doesn't seem to be a way to sort a question's answers in the iOS app, making it difficult to find the post which was responsible for the last activity on the question. Please make it ...
6
votes
0answers
34 views

Are the review queues planned for the iOS app?

I enjoy reviewing on SO, is it currently possible to review on the iOS app? If not, is it planned to be implemented?
6
votes
0answers
29 views

Meta sites should be easier to distinguish in the iOS app when searching

The picture above is what I see when searching for the Personal Finance SE using 0.1.54 of the iOS app. Since the name is so long, the word meta is not visible in the app and the color is the only ...
6
votes
0answers
81 views

Night view for StackOverflow mobile app

There were similar feature-requests for website version of SO. Here are how they suggested and struggled. http://meta.stackexchange.com/a/113089/257732 http://meta.stackexchange.com/a/194302/257732 ...
6
votes
0answers
50 views

Allow me to paste images directly into the question body [duplicate]

It'd be extremely handy if we were able to paste images directly into the post textarea (both from photos saved on my iPhone, and photos from other websites, if there's any difference). I'd expect ...
5
votes
1answer
59 views

Don't show the edit option when I can't really edit (mobile apps)

Currently in both iOS app and android app when viewing a post on a site where you don't have full edit privilege (and not your own post) you can still see edit option in the actions menu: So I ...
5
votes
1answer
86 views

Add 1Password support to the iOS app

Please implement the URL scheme to call 1Password for password lookups on the iOS app. http://blog.agilebits.com/2013/01/24/developers-heres-how-to-add-a-little-1password-to-your-ios-apps/ a URL ...
5
votes
1answer
68 views

Inherit Color Scheme from Site in App

First of all, let me say I love the appearance of the iOS SE App. The subtle blue gradients are top notch, but it doesn't break from the iOS 7 style. I do get a little lost in it, especially browsing ...
5
votes
1answer
85 views

Feature request for customized front page of Stack Exchange iOS App

After using v0.1.11, I would like to request allowing customization of the front page of the app - that is, pick a feed to display. A feed can be: a favorite search query a favorite tag a specific ...
5
votes
0answers
66 views

Reduce number of taps to get to commonly used screens

So I open the app fresh, and it opens me to the feed page. The feed page has "hot" and "interesting" using half the real estate, except the interesting section has 5 sites that I do not use, I've only ...
5
votes
0answers
48 views

The Stack Exchange iOS app should allow for certain types of notifications to be turned off, or implement 'do not disturb'

Before the MSO/SE split, I'd never gotten notifications when someone posted a new meta question to meta.stackoverflow.com (thank God, right?). Now that the split has occurred, I've gotten at least 1 ...
5
votes
0answers
48 views

Add Question Filtering

It would love to see the ability to somehow filter the questions an the active list. Its very cumbersome to 'thumb' through all the questions looking for one to answer. If filtering is not an option ...
5
votes
1answer
59 views

Question are not based on favorite tags

When browsing Stackexchange with a normal browser you get interesting questions by the favorite tags. Will this be available for the ios-app?
4
votes
0answers
28 views

How to navigate to a specific post in the mobile app?

There doesn't seem to be a way to navigate to a specific question using the [ios-app]. If there is, then it want obvious to me. I tried entering the question number or URL into the search field, but ...
4
votes
0answers
32 views

Overlay the achievement icon with reputation changes in app

Yay! We have an achievements dialog: Add a reputation and achievements pane to iOS app As previously part of that request, but now split off to its own (as requested by Arie on the linked post) is ...
4
votes
0answers
51 views

Please add TeX rendering in titles on the iOS app

TeX support works fine in question and answer bodies, and comments can be rendered manually by tapping and selecting Render MathJax. See related question here. However, the titles are not rendered ...
4
votes
0answers
34 views

Monospaced question/answer editor on mobile

The iOS and Android apps, as well as the mobile website, use a text area with a proportional-width font for the question/answer editor. Please make them use fixed-width fonts, especially on ...
4
votes
0answers
37 views

Can we show the 'asked', 'edited' and 'modified' text for the iOS app too?

This question is related to Can we add 'asked', 'answered', 'edited' text to each question featured on the front page?. The feature request is to show this in the iOS app too. ...
4
votes
0answers
55 views

Show preview before posting question in app

Users unfamiliar with Stack Exchange may not realize it isn't entirely WYSIWYG. In some cases (once we get out of alpha of course!) it's possible the app is their only exposure to SE. On the desktop ...
4
votes
0answers
46 views

“Hot Network Questions” should be available

The most common way I browse SE is using the HNQ list, but I can't get to this via the app. Can we have a way to filter the feed to just be populated from HNQ?
3
votes
1answer
35 views

Favourites Page on iOS App

I would like to have a page listing all the questions I marked as favourite, same as the desktop version. Also, I think the desktop version, the star, is much more intuitive and easier to find. ...
3
votes
1answer
75 views

Careers should be smarter about using location

Within the iOS App, the posts from careers clearly are using some sort of IP database to pick which posts to show in the feed (since sometimes they localize well, others not so much). It would be far ...
3
votes
0answers
14 views

Persist sort criteria of tagged questions

The questions list itself already remembers the sort and filter in the iOS app. However, I would like the same for tagged questions. For example, sometimes when I choose a tag, the app automatically ...
3
votes
0answers
32 views

Can zoom functionality be implemented in the iOS app?

Most iOS apps allow zooming capabilities with two fingers via the touch screen. For the most part, I don't think this is all that big of a deal for the Stack Exchange app; however, I just found myself ...
3
votes
0answers
26 views

Show new comment notice when viewing post in iOS app

Can we get an indicator for newly arrived comments while viewing a post, as we do on the desktop site? add / show 2 more comments Or maybe just load the new comments immediately...? ...
3
votes
0answers
24 views

View question while composing an answer

This may be a duplicate, but I did a thorough search and couldn't find it. It would be useful to have the original question visible when composing an answer. I often want to reference the question ...
3
votes
0answers
118 views

Launch iOS app from sites

Can we add functionality to the mobile site to launch the app from any page of the site? Naturally, it should jump straight to the corresponding view in the app, through smart app banners tappity ...
3
votes
0answers
29 views

Tag description in iOS app

When searching a tag in the respective tab, there should be a little frame with the tag's description (perhaps just a the first two lines and a 'Read more' button). Currently the user is forced to ...
3
votes
0answers
21 views

Show Asked/Answered timestamp instead of just Edited in app

When viewing a question/answer in the app, the (in my opinion) less relevant Edited timestamp is shown, rather than Asked or Answered. I'd hate to lose Edited entirely, so how's about flipping between ...
3
votes
0answers
36 views

Tag search text box hidden by default

When searching for tags would it be possible to have the search text box visible by default. I don't think I should have to scroll up to reveal the search text box when I haven't scrolled down yet. ...
3
votes
0answers
50 views

Add a link to the profile in the left sidebar [duplicate]

On the left sidebar, the first item of the menu is my profile pic + nickname. It seems to be a fake link. Wouldn't be cool if this link goes to my profile instead of doing nothing? Or maybe, instead ...
3
votes
0answers
69 views

Suppress ad banners on iOS app

Please suppress advertising banners on the iOS app for users that wouldn't see them on the main sites. Alternatively, allow for in-app-purchase to allow us to support development without spending ...
2
votes
1answer
39 views

Long press to show tag info in app

Can we get a menu after long-pressing a tag anywhere throughout the app? This gives the user access to many of the same options provided by the information bar at the top of a tag search in ...
2
votes
1answer
81 views

Keep voting buttons on screen through scroll in app

How cool would it be to keep the voting buttons and score affixed to the screen while you scroll through a long answer? This is a fairly common mobile paradigm. Think of section headers when ...