I always found it really easy to know if the question was solved or still pending simply by the green background. Now that its removed I have to consciously search for that little green arrow to know the same. Whats the advantage of removing the green background? Can we get it back?
They reduced the number of colors on the system to help out with color selection for the Stack Exchange sites.
We’ve been creeping further and further towards the refuge of minimalism in our Trilogy layouts over the last year. fact, I just deployed a change to remove the accepted answer color to make color schemes a bit easier for SE.
Colors are hard. Perhaps they
went shopping decided to reduce the number required?