Linked Questions

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Give each site a parallel site for polling, recommendations and subjective-ish stuff

Stuff like polls, recommendations based on subjective constraints, puzzles, webcomics etc. do not belong on the serious main SE sites, where professionals should be considered at work and having just ...
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2answers
3k views

Site for computer networking project ideas [duplicate]

Is there any Stack Exchange site where I can ask questions about computer networking project ideas?
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2answers
152 views

Discussion Forums? [duplicate]

(Reposted + Modified from AU Meta) One of the great things about the Stack Exchange network is the ability to ask a question and get it answered. No fluff, no frills, nobody saying "Me too." However,...
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1answer
102 views

I'd like to propose a new computer language — is there an SE forum where I can do so? [duplicate]

I'm working on a new computer language I call Robato. So far, I only have a design document, but I'd like to put it out there and see if anyone would be interested in joining the project. What Stack ...
4
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1answer
157 views

Where to discuss tech ideas on Stack Exchange? [duplicate]

Suppose that I have an idea with programming/cloud computing. Since it's just an idea and there's nothing implemented yet, I can't discuss it on Stack Overflow because answers would be too ...
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2answers
48 views

How to provide multiple possible solutions to your own questions? [duplicate]

You have a problem, and you know of a few possible solutions. You are not sure if any of them solves your problem in the best way possible according to some objective standard you set. Here is a ...
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2answers
184 views

Is an open-ended (but concrete) question OK? [duplicate]

Is it OK to ask a question on a Stack Exchange site that could have several different answers (like a brainstorm) or must all questions have a single, correct answer? The help section said not to ask ...
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votes
1answer
66 views

Which SE site is appropriate for questions about crowdsourcing? [duplicate]

I'm creating an online questionnaire using microtask crowdsourcing service e.g. Amazon Mechanical Turk, but I'm stuck with the questionnaire design that best suits my analysis. I appreciate if you ...
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0answers
44 views

Where can I ask for a programming “idea”, as I am stuck at somepoint in my project? [duplicate]

Is it okay if I ask a question on Stack Overflow about the concern I have in my project? I am midway and unable to figure out how to move ahead. I am not looking for someone to write and give code ...
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1answer
70k views

Is Stack Exchange / Stack Overflow available for private or internal use?

Is the Stack Exchange engine that powers Stack Overflow available to download or install internally for an enterprise or company? I think Stack Exchange's engine is very great and could be very cool ...
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3answers
2k views

Changes to “close as duplicate” (part deux)

I feel like we got off on the wrong foot. Due to me being an idiot miscommunication, a partial change snuck out early, and even though we announced it we didn't really explain why we made the change. ...
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2answers
140 views

Why are discussions discouraged on various SE's but a staple of their corresponding Metas? [duplicate]

Background Stack Exchange sites and their metas do necessarily serve different purposes, as depicted on the "What is Meta?" page: Meta has required tags. On the main site, we ask that you ...
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2answers
95 views

Is asking about something that I deserve credit on-topic on SE? [closed]

So here's the situation. I have almost discovered something that is super important. There is a huge reward for it from a private firm, and the person who brings it forward will become very famous. ...
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vote
1answer
44 views

How do I know if Stack Exchange is the right place for a specific question?

Given that this is a meta-site, is this the right place to ask questions about asking questions on Stack Exchange? Case I am currently looking for input on a topic related to trading / swaps of a ...