Coming soon to a Stack Exchange Q&A theatre near you

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
0answers
20 views

Mark applications in your message box as read if viewed via job listing

I have built up 266 unread messages over the last year or so, but I have reviewed the candidates via the manage candidates view on the job listing. I would be great if viewing a candidate marked ...
1
vote
0answers
18 views

Careers pdf export cannot include “Writing” section plus unticking “Tools” doesn't work

There are two issues I've come across in the Careers PDF export that I'm not sure if anyone else has reported yet: It seems it is not possible to include items from the "Writing" section in the ...
10
votes
0answers
68 views

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? ...
6
votes
1answer
81 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
38 views

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
6
votes
1answer
46 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
33 views

Can career ads filter out ignored tags?

This would make them much more relevant, and probably encourage clicks etc.
8
votes
3answers
149 views

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 ...
8
votes
2answers
104 views

Could Careers offer filters for both employers and candidates interested only in contract work?

I know that Careers is very much aimed at people looking for permanent work, but it seems to me like it could be fantastic for contractors and for companies that employ them. All contractors have ...
11
votes
1answer
157 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 ...
13
votes
0answers
92 views

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 ...
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 ...
36
votes
1answer
326 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
27 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
61 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
63 views

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.
4
votes
1answer
54 views

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 ...
7
votes
0answers
145 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

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. ...
7
votes
0answers
35 views

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 ...
15
votes
0answers
92 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
129 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
43 views

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, ...
3
votes
1answer
28 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
39 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
85 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
80 views

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 ...
11
votes
1answer
78 views

“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 ...
18
votes
1answer
165 views

Android app should send edits to edit queue if necessary rather than rejecting them

I edited a question, on Stack overflow and when submitting preview, got red bar telling me my account isn't allowed to make suggested edits. On the Sandbox android question it works fine, but that is ...
14
votes
3answers
161 views

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; ...
9
votes
2answers
72 views

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. ...
5
votes
0answers
78 views

How to see a user's profile in the Stack Exchange Android application? [duplicate]

In the Android application of Stack Exchange, I can't see my profile, nor other user's profiles. Is there any way to see any user's profile in the Android application?
16
votes
0answers
139 views

Can moderators have more fine-tuned control over marking flags? [duplicate]

According to this post, Moderators can only mark all the flags on a post helpful or decline them all Why is this so? Shouldn't moderators be allowed to, for example, decline spam flags on an ...
3
votes
2answers
126 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
100 views

Site review shows me a disabled “add comment” link, and tells me I need a reputation of at least 50 [duplicate]

I was looking at a question shown for the Site Self-Evaluation on English Language Learners, and noticed the "add comment" link was disabled because I needed at least 50 points of reputation. As ...
7
votes
1answer
126 views

What rights can I delegate to other users on StackOverflow Careers?

As an employer on StackOverflow Careers, there is a "Manage Users" tab under the "my account" page. It seems you can invite other people to join your account as either an Administrator or a Member. ...
5
votes
1answer
123 views

Are meta site questions linked to each other?

I do not know if this is feasible, as I do not know the current design of meta sites. This also might have been implemented already, for all I know. I think that without linking to SO as the ...
16
votes
1answer
152 views

The counts for questions and answers in the accounts tab all display 0

Last time I check overall counters, there was something strange: While http://stackoverflow.com/users/1/ display: 138 Answers 27,469 Reputation 15 Questions The overall page ...
9
votes
0answers
208 views

Edit link in email updates box defective

On http://stackexchange.com/filters, I have my favorite tags filter. I setup email notifications for it and now I'm thinking I overdid it on the frequency. Trying to change the settings, I clicked on ...
2
votes
0answers
43 views

Mark careers' inbox item “read” if user has already replied in careers

I think changing this will improve the UX overall, if only because it eliminates duplicate notices. To reproduce: Receive message in careers site. (This triggers an email to arrive in my email) ...
3
votes
0answers
42 views

Make company pages more visible on the careers site

When I go to: http://careers.stackoverflow.com/ It is very hard to find where the company pages section is. It would be nice to have the company pages link directly on the home page of the careers ...
8
votes
1answer
207 views

“tag favorite/ignore/normal” character shows a box if Helvetica not present

That box to the left of "50 followers" is supposed to be a black star. When I "inspect element" on this character, I see a style definition: font-family: 'Helvetica ...
5
votes
1answer
67 views

Allow me to preview my post that has issues, on the android app

When creating a question, or answer I expect, I can't preview my post if I can't post it. For example I can't preview this as I posted another question within 900 seconds.
16
votes
1answer
123 views

Feedback on job applications

I recently started looking for a job on Careers. One thing that struck me is the lack of feedback you could have from some application. I don't really expect to have a full feedback on Careers (I ...
11
votes
0answers
92 views

Clicking tag in question should present a list of questions

Another part of my daily workflow on SE sites. When viewing a question and it's time to move on, I'll often simply click one of the tags in the question to bring me back to a list of questions with ...
10
votes
0answers
95 views

Answer list only displays first 30 answers

The answer list only displays first 30 answers, for questions with lots of answers - no pagination or lazy-loading once you reach the bottom, to view the other answers. Personally counted every ...
8
votes
0answers
109 views

Reduce timeout for creation of question in Android app

In using the Android app for the first time today, I quickly discovered several things that I would like to suggest for improvement. Being a dedicated SOer and dutiful alpha tester, I tried to use ...
1
vote
1answer
79 views

Add direct link to company page in careers

When I search for a company on careers it gives me the jobs and the company page is listed on a separate tab. This causes additional looking and clicking to get to their company page. Is it possible ...
5
votes
0answers
77 views

Careers CV print view should show everything by default

Currently the "print" view of the careers CV shows exactly what's shown in the browser. This has caused a few of my potential employers to miss: My work history beyond the five jobs that are shown ...
8
votes
1answer
104 views

Add additional managers to Company Page

Is it possible to add additional SO users as managers or admins for a company page? I created our company page myself on a weekend, but I'd like to let someone else at the company polish it up a bit ...