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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
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New Feature: Community Review Tasks - Now in Beta

Please post new bug reports, feature requests or discussions as individual questions tagged with at least review in addition to the requisite And thanks for all the great feedback so far! We are ...
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What are the guidelines for reviewing?

About reviewing The review queues contain posts that possibly need further action from the community, like improvement, closure or deletion. By presenting those posts for peer-review, the system aims ...
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Let's get rid of the 10K flag queue

The 10K tools are pretty cool... You get a birds-eye view of activity on the site, a "dashboard" view of what's happening. Some of the individual tools haven't scaled particularly well with Stack ...
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Bring a “human factor” into review audit composition/selection

Some people are complaining about the automatically generated audits. They are based on close reasons and apparently are a little controversial :-) Failed low-quality review audit Reopen Question ...
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Around how many questions get deleted in Stack Exchange and by whom?

Someone argued with me that people in the SE network don't try to delete stuff actively (voting to delete) and leave that work to the Community user. I'm not convinced. So… I would like some ...
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Make comment flagging work more like chat flagging, available to users with 10k reputation

Chat flags are handled fast. So fast they're often gone before I click the little flag notification. Comment flags are handled slow. Only mods can see them and they're quite low priority. Like chat ...
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What exactly does a VLQ flag do?

I am a 3k user on SO, and so I don't cast very many VLQ flags. However, when a post looks like this: hello I need to know why my app no worky when I doz dis plees help mee: <badly formatted ...
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A single “looks good” should not mean the post is “good”

In the Low Quality review queue a single Looks Good click is enough to take the post out of the queue, I believe. I'm basing this on empirical observations but on Stack Overflow at least, this appears ...
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No more low quality posts. Any stats on how they sorted out?

I note that the community has emptied the giant queue of low quality posts in /review. Are there any statistics as to the disposition? What fraction got deleted?
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What was the “invalid flag” flag? What was the “10k flag queue”? [duplicate]

Many older questions and answers here on Meta discuss or mention an "invalid flag" flag, often in the context of the "10k flag queue". However, right now, there's no such flag, and there's no such ...
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New queue for moderators: questions that appear stuck in close votes review at SO [duplicate]

Suggest to setup a dedicated queue for moderators to review questions that hang in Stack Overflow CV queue for more than specified amount of time - say for 5, or 10, or 20 days, or maybe for a month. ...
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What is an invalid flag?

There is this answer here to What is a disputed flag?. from: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/19754332/jquery-slide-with-fade-when-move This above post has not been edited so I assume the ...
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Who is handling Very Low Quality flags?

If I flag a post as Very Low Quality, how it is determined who will handle it? From what I've noticed, sometimes they land in Low Quality Queue, but sometimes they are handled by moderators. Is it, ...
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Make VLQ and NAA flags equivalent to a negative review in the LQ queue (if the flagger can access that queue)

Reason It is my understanding that casting a very low quality or not an answer flag on an answer that already has received such flag only affects the flag statistics and the number of positive ...

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