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Is there a way to know if a recruiter on Stack Overflow Careers has seen your CV?

I'm on Linkedin and I've seen that when I submit an application for a job I get a notification if the author of the ad reads my application. The message is nothing but an email sent by Linkedin in ...
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Updating all links to user avatars to use HTTPS [duplicate]

I've recently been firing pull requests at Stack Exchange's new blog on github fixing mixed content warnings, and found that HTTPS is pretty well supported on i.stack.imgur.com, which is where ...
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Disadvantages of the new profile page for moderators

The new profile page splits the information about a user into two pages, the Activity and the Profile page. The Activity page is generally more useful to moderators, which SE recognizes and made the ...
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Error on OpenID Login with iOS Application [duplicate]

I downloaded yesterday the Stack Exchange application from the App Store on my iPad 3 with iOS 8.3. I tried logging in using OpenID but I got an error: Application Login Failure An error occurred ...
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Broken image link on the new Stack Exchange blog

Before I jump on to the problem, let me first congratulate Jon Chan and his team for the newly re-designed Stack Exchange blog. I like it very much, great job! While searching on Google, I stumbled ...
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Can we list more blog posts per page?

I love the new blog format, but paging back to find an older blog post is somewhat arduous — there are only five short excerpts per page. Instead of scrolling down a short ways to click ...
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Are there RSS feeds for the different channels/sub-sections in the new blog?

I see that on the main blog landing page there's an RSS link, but I couldn't see one for either the Company or Engineering channels, or the sub-section pages within those channels. Are there RSS ...
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Clicking Meta Logo/“Questions” in New Nav doesn't work as expected

One of my favorite things is being able to click the site logo to go back to the most recent activity page. Apparently, part of the New Nav changes was to make the logo sticky... I don't like this ...
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Certifications should have a description

I noticed this recently, when thinking about the issue I reported with certification dates. There's no description of certifications and what they are, other than assigning them tags. For some, it may ...
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Careers main topbar dropdown menu does not localise

Go to Stack Overflow Careers, scroll down top the bottom of the page and select French or German as the language. Try the main top-bar dropdown menu. It's still in English This is something ...
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Answers on Careers.SE look different

My answers are being misrepresented on careers.stackoverflow.com... Here's how they look on careers: Here's how they're supposed to look: Weird font change for quoted text, and no mathjax ...
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Update of security certificates [duplicate]

I have noticed that the security certificates for many meta sites do not match the actual address. (e.g.: *.stackoverflow.com as certificate and meta.codegolf.stackexchage.com as site address) ...
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Fixing some drawbacks of the fragmented login system [duplicate]

SE intentionally set up the whole account system so that each site is treated separately. Joining a specific SE site doesn't create an account on any other site. If you want to use multiple SE sites, ...
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No hats on mobile

I've scarcely touched my laptop over the winter break, satisfying my SO addiction entirely through the iOS app. (And occasionally the mobile website.) It's been a great exercise in seeing how livable ...
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Set max-width for questions list on new android app when in landscape mode

I spent some time today with the new android tablet beta app on a Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.4, which has a 16:9 aspect ratio. While browsing questions in landscape mode I noticed there was a lot of ...
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Is it possible to get job posts to be more specific about location than just saying London?

I live on the very south west of London. I don't want to relocate and I'm only interested in jobs that are less than an hour commute. Most of the jobs listed on carers within 20 miles of where I live ...
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Display comment flag next to vote instead of below to reduce whitespace

On the desktop site, most of the vertical whitespace in one-line comments is to make space for the flag button, which is below the vote button. I find this whitespace to be excessive, especially given ...
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Allow Chinese names with less than 3 characters on Chinese Stack Exchange

...and possibly elsewhere on the network, but I really think it should at least be allowed on Chinese Language. I and many others are not able to use our names on Chinese Stack Exchange without ...
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Guest (not logged in) users can only sort questions with specific tag by newest

I think this is platform wide (all SE sites). Logout Choose a tag, eg. java on SO Try to sort questions by something other than newest No matter what sorting is chosen, questions are sorted by ...
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Changes to questions (answer count, votes, etc) are not reflected when returning to question listings

My workflow is: open my tag, try to answer all new unanswered questions. I know I can refresh to force the answer count to update, but it's unsettling to answer a question, return to the list, and ...
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Make the keyboard shortcuts activation global

One of things SE can do with our profiles is syncing. In fact there's a box called "Save And Copy Profile To All Stack Exchange Accounts". Why isn't the keyboard shortcuts part of this functionality? ...
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If MyOpenID is shut down, why is it showing in login option?

In an answer for a MyOpenID login-related question, I find that it shut down as of 1st Feb 2014. But then why is the Data Explorer giving me the option to login using MyOpenID? Please remove it ...
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Map doesn't show correct location on Careers 2.0

Here's an example The location for that job is actually South East of the location it says it is located at, and it's not even in close proximity. This is the actual location
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Inform new users about the option to edit their own post when adding a comment

When reviewing close votes, I regularly encounter questions with the following history: New users ask a question which is unclear because it is lacking relevant information. People add comments, ...
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Comment inbox notifications show post, but not comment

When someone leaves a comment on an answer I've posted, clicking the inbox notification loads and highlights the correct answer but does not ensure that the comment which generated the notification is ...
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Make it easier for moderators to review all activity from/about a user

Here's something that's happened to me more than once as a moderator: I have a user who's had some problematic behavior, like rudeness or vandalism, and I want to get a "whole-user" view of recent ...
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Can career ads filter out ignored tags?

This would make them much more relevant, and probably encourage clicks etc.
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I am getting ads for irrelevant jobs from careers 2.0 on right panel of Stack Overflow

I think Stack Exchange should recommend us jobs based on what we are asking and what we are answering, and reputations earned on those things. Stack Exchange has enough data to determine depth and ...
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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 ...
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Can we have more-consistent flag colors within a site?

The topbar now uses blue for flag counts across all sites: This adds a third color representing flags to the mix. On Mi Yodeya and Writers (beta), the only ones where I have direct knowledge, the ...
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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 ...
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Make all i.stack.imgur.com links protocol-relative

Stack Overflow has HTTPS in some places! However, this breaks most existing image links. Could those be made protocol-relative, or react to the requesting protocol, or just always use HTTPS? The same ...
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New Site Top Bar Missing from Chat [duplicate]

If you go to chat.stackexchange.com any page on StackExchange.com the old top bar is still in use. This makes me sad since I find the new site header/top bar to be far superior. Seems only fair that ...
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Backlinks to careers.stackoverflow.com and extended profiles

careers.stackoverflow.com has a mechanism to add links to your SO profile. However, there is no possibility to backlink your Careers profile from SO, except a tiny Website field or About me in your ...
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Show jobs closer to my location/city

Is it possible to show jobs that are closer to the city I have mentioned in my careers profile? Right now I see jobs from SF, QC, TX in USA. I'd love if it rather showed jobs from India.
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Searching by user id in Android app only shows questions, no answers

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3. Android version 4.3 I downloaded the official StackExchange app today. I am not able to view post related to android tag from my profile. I tried refreshing also Snap ...
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Cheese moved, no scroll wheel to move it back

So, the new topbar has been rolled to mobile. Which is nice, because I like the new topbar1. However, the new inbox is a popup window2 with overflow:auto. On some phones (mine is a Samsung Galaxy ...
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Careers Stack Overflow cannot add github account [duplicate]

When I try and add my github account to my Careers Stack Overflow page, I get to click the button that says "Authorize application" but then I get an error page and my github account is not added. ...
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Careers - link back to posting

There is no link back to the original Careers posting from messages. To find the original posting, you have to do a search, or have it in your starred. It would be nice to have a link back to the ...
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Custom avatars are fetched using http instead of https [duplicate]

Stack Overflow seems to work through HTTPS connection, but the custom avatars (uploaded files, not those from gravatar) are even then fetched from http://i.stack.imgur.com/ using standard http ...
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Unable to log into Careers 2.0 with HTTPS Everywhere plugin

I'm now qualify for a profile on Stack Overflow Careers. But every time I try to log in with my existing Stack Exchange or Yahoo account, this is the error that I got: Unable to log in with your ...
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Error when commenting or answering on a site where you are not registered

When I try to answer a question on a site on which I don't have an account, it should be pointed out to me that I am currently not a member and it should bring me to a register page. At the moment, ...
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Asking & Registering everywhere on Android app

If I click on ask question, the only available websites are the one in which I currently have an account. It would be nice for me to be able to ask a question anywhere and then be asked to register ...
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Don't recommend jobs with tags for which I've had no participation

I've never answered or asked a php question so I'm not interested in php jobs. More generally what are people's thoughts on filtering the android app's feed to only show job listings for tags I've ...
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How to create an account using the Stack Exchange Android app?

With the Stack Exchange Android app, I can visit any Stack Exchange site. I have all options, such as upvoting, but trying to make use of them ends with the error message, that the token is not ...
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Top Bar unaware that I have read messages via Android app

My phone alerts me that I have a new message in my Stack Overflow inbox. After I read the new message in the Android app it shows 0 unread messages. The next time I visit the main site on my notebook ...
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“See your profile” link doesn't go to profile

In my "achievements" menu on the top bar, I was told that I earned a badge for a question, and to see my profile. Anyway, the link took me to the post in question, not to my profile. Maybe we ...
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Cannot navigate into the multicollider with keyboard - so cannot access main / meta anymore

The original multicollider™ wouldn't even open with a keyboard, but the new one can be selected and opened with enter. However you can't actually select any of the options within it with the keyboard; ...
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In the Careers Job Search page, add an automated search agent/email

I would like the Careers Job Search page to automatically email me when there is a new job that fits specific criteria I set. The benefit is I will not have to manually search every day. ...
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Change Careers 2.0 sidebar to show where I'm interested in relocating

Careers 2.0 usually shows me jobs where I'm physically located. I'd like it to show jobs where my careers.stackoverflow.com account says I'm "Willing to relocate", because, um, that's where I'd like ...