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Unescaped HTML and source code bleeding through CW links

Eeeeek, what happened there? Seems that for CW posts, the linking is broken. Actually quite nice source code revealing here in the HTML: 2 revs<br><a ...
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Sites popup issues

With version 1.2.0.141 I'm having the following two issues on my iPad: If you open sites, select a site that is not in the sitebar it opens below the sites menu on the left. If you now select sites ...
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Links to the help in off-topic reason in closing and flagging dialogs became raw

as you can see (and click it to see some more raw links). This happened to all sites.
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Body watermark is not removed when asking new question

With the iOS app v1.2.0.140 the watermark in the body section when creating a new question is not removed after content is entered. If I cancel the creation and then resume the draft everything is ...
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iOS iPad design issues

I'm using the iPad app 1.2.0.140. I have a few design/layout things that came to my mind: The about page hasn't a lot of content. Maybe it makes sense to display the about page in a popup similar to ...
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iOS App - “More” Area Doesn't extend over whole “Edited by LongUserName” Text

Bit of a minor issue, but when I was trying to find out how to 'Favourite' a Question, I found an answer here that said you had to hit the three dots, or the the 'Edited by UserName'/Date area. This ...
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Disable SSLv3 network wide

I know HTTPS isn't supported, but sadly we support SSLv3. Can we disable this pls? Reason: SSL3 "Poodle" Vulnerability
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Something's wrong with titles for badges in recent achievements [duplicate]

In the “Recent achievements” listing, apostrophes in question titles related to badges are apparently incorrectly escaped as decimal HTML character references, i.e. as ': This appears like ...
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`&` in badge name is displayed as `&` in the notification [duplicate]

Because a picture is worth a thousand words: Should that not be You've earned the "Strunk & White" badge rather than the "Strunk & White" badge?
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Bug in HTML entities for badge notifications

Here’s a screenshot from my achievements inbox: The rep gain on the Meta question has the “ and ” rendered correctly, but I see plain HTML entities on the badge notification. I ...
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Blank screen after opening a notification in iOS8

In my device (iPhone 6, iOS v8.0.2, app v1.2.0.138) whenever I receive a notification and I tap it in order to open the application, the screen that is displayed is blank. I need to quit the app, ...
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Message datetime in moderator message are rendering strangely

Inside of the moderator messages, we typically get displayed the date/time that the message was sent and/or read by the users. Starting earlier today this began not rendering as a link, it is ...
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Quotes are broken!

It is quite recent (no longer than a day long), and it has affected only the quotes in the "bounty expires" notices.
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Bounty custom message less than 30 characters breaks dialog

There's a strange edge case when adding custom bounty messages. An empty message is allowed, but if you do type a message, it must be at least 30 characters: If you try to submit a non-empty ...
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Long tap on votes results in empty space in case question has no votes

When a user has 1000+ rep on a site it is possible to view vote statistics in the iOS app by long pressing on the voting area of a post. However in case the question has no votes at all an empty ...
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Removing vote results in blinking triangle

After removing an up or downvote the triangle flashes before it is removed. I'm using the iPad app with version 1.1.0.132.
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Menu selection/focus jumps around

I'm using the iPad app 1.1.0.132. When I select my Inbox or Achievements in the menu on the left then the focus (red marking bar) jumps to the respective icon and the popup (inbox or achievements) ...
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Close vote in iOS app still says 'flag'

There was a recent bug report about the alert when you vote to close vote saying 'flag' rather than 'close'. (link) This has been fixed, but both the initial presenters, and the activity circle which ...
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Close vote review queue wording is clunky

I know that close votes are technically flags now, but this wording seems a little forced. Can we change it back to how it was, or at least to "this question has been flagged as" ?
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Indicate the language translated from translate tool

The "translate:" tool available to moderators in chat rooms is able to translate to/from many languages, and is also able to auto-detect foreign-language text and translate to English. This is great, ...
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Welcome back, user. Click here to get error 404

When I visit a rarely-used Stack Exchange site (homepage, e.g., drupal.stackexchange.com) I get the familiar banner: in which the link "Click here" has URL such as ...
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Score for question looks different than for answer

I notice the font for question score seems to scale when it is 4 digits to fit rather than wrap. Same doesn't happen for answer though. Noticed this on question Is Java ...
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Please fix the links to Michael Kaplan’s blog network-wide

The blog has moved and old links no longer work, but fortunately they can be machine-updated to the new ones. One needs to change http://blogs.msdn.com/michkap/archive/* and ...
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iPhone 6 Plus and horizontal scrolling of questions threads

Would be nice to have the same UI experience on the iPhone 6 Plus as users of the 6 and 5s with respect to the horizontal scrolling of threads. When we spoke at the Brooklyn iOS Dev meet-up a couple ...
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The Blog Overflow “No Blog” page has an extra <a> HTML tag

The HTML for http://blogoverflow.com/no-blog-yet.html seems to have an extra tag. "There is a dedicated" is a link of its own, separated from "chat room," but it doesn't have any href associated ...
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start a bounty --> learn more… gives a 404

Copied here from start a bounty --> learn more... gives a 404 For any question, if you start a bounty, the first pop-up link has a learn more... link The link points to ...
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3-digit scores don't line up correctly

I would post a screenshot, but can't on mobile :-( And this sentence alone doesn't satisfy our quality standards, so I'm writing some more crap to improve the quality. Seen here: Why does adding ...
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Snippets editor won't insert and close on SO

This just started: I went to add a snippet to an answer on SO, typed it in, clicked the Insert button, and...nothing. No error in the console, but nothing inserted in the question. Earlier today they ...
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Stack Snippet editor doesn't close with the background fade

While I was answering a question on Stack Overflow I wanted to insert a snippet... but then I changed my mind and pressed on the grayed out space near the snippet window (without releasing the mouse, ...
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No CSS on any *.stackexchange.com sites, except meta

So that's programmers. Chat is broken the same way.
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Wrong post revision shown when editing a rolled-back post

When you edit a post, whose latest "edit" was a rollback, the markup for the rolled-back revision is loaded in the text editor, rather than the current revision. For example (note example will only ...
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Exposed HTML on the “Confirm Your New Account” page

While testing the signup process on Seasoned Advice, I noticed a bit of text that should be bold, but is code instead: I haven't looked to see if it's a problem on other sites and I'm using a ...
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Media library is in portrait orientation while app is landscape when uploading picture

When you add an image from the Stack Exchange iOS app, the media library is rendered in portrait orientation, even when the app itself is in landscape. To duplicate, turn your iPad so it is in ...
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Url heading when clicking links from SO post do not change when they should

When you click a link on a SO post, the app correctly renders the webpage from a browser within the SO app. But when you navigate away from the original page you visited, the url heading does not ...
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Description for Explainer, Refiner, Illuminator is unclear

The text on the badge description page reads as follows: Edited X questions within 12 hours of posting a positive-scoring answer. I was not the only one who thought this meant you edited any ...
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Can't award bounty, js error on page around “vote-sub”

I am unable to award a bounty to my question on SO. I tried it on two different systems (one has a direct connection and one connects through a proxy) and with a wide spectrum of different browsers ...
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Ask question usability

I'm new to the app and am not clear how I'm navigating between sites. Some issues: The Ask question page should have the site name in the header, so I don't get flamed for asking on the wrong site. ...
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Login usability issue

Just trying the iPad app for the fist time. The login screen wasn't like a normal app login screen. Several issues: No arrow buttons to move between email address and password Pressing Return did ...
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Unable to update app on iOS 8.0.2

I recently upgraded my iPad to iOS 8.0.2. I'm running version 1.1.0.124 of the iPad app. Whenever I open the app it tells me to update to 1.1.0.127. I tap update, and opens a certain link in Chrome. I ...
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Make snippet comment tags start and end on their own line separate from text

When you add or edit a snippet, the start and end comment tags get jammed up against the text of the question/answer. They should be on their own line, ideally separated from the other text by a line ...
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iOS Tablet app: modal or sticky comments to questions

Having just tapped out a nice long comment to a question using the stackoverflow app on my iPad, and then accidentally clicked outside the comment field, I have one request: Please, please make the ...
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Have to log in to see answers

You can't see answers on the android app unless you're logged in. There's no indication that you have to log in to see answers.
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Opacity of gravatars of some users in chat not updated

In the Tavern I noticed the gravatars not becoming opaque after a while: Inspection of the html dom revealed this inside the <li> of balpha: <span class="data"> <span ...
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Minor stuff on the profile page in iPad app

The listing of the communities in the Top Communities pane on the profile page is not based entirely on reputation or other activity. See below screen shots for clarification. Theoretical Computer ...
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Pull Down to Refresh on Home Page (iPad App)

I see there are other questions about "pull to refresh" on questions. But I'm asking about on your user. I am using the Beta, and I am on my home page (my user profile). Normally on an iOS app, you ...
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iPad app… Which site am I on?

In the iPad app, I see small icons on the left bar to show which SE site I'm on.... Useful, apart from the fact I'm a fairly casual SE user and don't know what half the sites are, never mind what the ...
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Found a user posting Amazon affiliate links everwhere

http://stackexchange.com/users/5074398/venus-house?tab=activity I've raised flags on the sites I'm already a user of, but as they're acting elsewhere thought it easiest to write here. None of their ...
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New three-tiered badge idea: Explainer -> Refiner -> Illuminator

The difference between a poor or meh question and a stellar question can often simply be someone understanding it and providing it a great answer. I can't begin to count the number of times I've ...
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The information on the number of close votes in Help Center is out of date

Network-wide Help Center page on Close Vote privilege says You may cast up to 24 close votes per day (50 on Stack Overflow). This is out of date: Ask Ubuntu, Super User, and Mathematics also ...
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Mobile app - About link still incorrect

I posted this some time back: Change "help" to "about" in mobile application I got the recent update and it is "About" which is perfect...But when you click on it the header of ...