Of these two tags, x44 seems to be simply a less-formal version of x1,287

They both seem to cover similar topics, with similar techniques. I can't see any reason these should remain as seperate tags.

  • Am now thinking about twiddling bits.
    – user1228
    Aug 30, 2013 at 16:02

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This has been suggested already. is a proposed synonym of , and currently has a score of 3. If one more person votes for that synonym, it will be approved and take effect.

Of course, I can't cast that last vote because I don't have the required score of 5 on the tag. You'll have to find someone who is an expert on bit manipulation…

  • Well, now I feel silly.
    – Textmode
    Aug 30, 2013 at 3:58
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    No reason to feel silly. Our tag synonym suggestion feature is what's silly. First because it's well-hidden. Second because it doesn't let trusted users participate, the ones that know best how the tag system works.
    – Cody Gray
    Aug 30, 2013 at 3:58
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    @CodyGray: Totally agree. I hate this system. It just does work. For years. And it doesn't look like it's a subject to be changed soon. Aug 30, 2013 at 4:42

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