I just noticed this, and I don't think it used to display this way. It seems to make more sense as "k views". Can we change it (back)?
Starting with the next build (rev 2014.5.23.2267 here on meta and 2014.5.23.1623 elsewhere):
P.S. Rest in peace, "manswers".
I seem to recall it being more like:
which reads better to me than
It's really easy to miss the "kviews" when scanning because it's tiny compared to the number. I prefer the first way.
I think the k should be adjacent the number, and not part of some new unit. I've two reasons:
The 'kviews' thing knots up my knickers like you wouldn't believe. It's like someone took my pony away. Childish, I know. But please...make it better.
I'm always a fan of standard form
How about 3x10^3 views?