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Please make the "last seen" entry optional [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “Last seen” time appears on Google Some people don't like being spied on by bosses or others, or revealing the frequency and intensity of their participation on SE sites. Is ...
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Can we set privacy for "last seen" status? [duplicate]

When I go to any profiles it shows me the last online status for that profile under visits > seen. seen X mins ago However, I sometimes don't want to let everyone knows that I've visited the ...
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What are the badges I can earn on each site, and what are the exact criteria for earning each badge?

Formerly List of all badges with full descriptions. What are badge name's requirements? Why didn't I get badge name (right now)? Which badges can I earn multiple times? Jump to: Question Badges ...
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Unpinning the accepted answer from the top of the list of answers

Today we changed the way we sort answers on Stack Overflow. We no longer pin the accepted answer (with the green checkmark) to the top of the list of answers. By default, we now sort strictly by votes ...
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Now live: A fully responsive profile

Update As of 2021-10-21T18:05:38+00:00 this is now live across the network. If you find any issues, you can post them as answers on this question. Try to give some details about your browser and ...
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SE is a dating site (revisit the last seen field)

We have amongst others: Please make the "last seen" entry optional (which is not a duplicate of) "Last seen" time appears on Google and SE profile pages and should be removed ...
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Additional profile refinements

Update This is now live across the network. See the new post for feedback now that you can see it in action. Original Post I’m still noodling on the user profile while on our way to full ...
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Was a question asked in the future?

How is it possible that a question was asked "-1s ago"? [screenshot no longer available] Update: The servers seem to be even 6 (or more?) seconds out of sync: [screenshot no longer available]
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Allow users to hide 'last seen' info in the user profile now that we have auto login

There are questions similar to this one, but they were asked before the new auto-login feature. The answers on the older questions are outdated and simply suggest "just don't log in to the other site",...
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Why can everybody see almost all profile information?

I wonder why everybody -- not only SE members, but also the entire internet -- can see almost all profile information, especially: the last log in date and time, the actions, and the favourite ...
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Show last seen date based on public profile actions if more recent than one week

Since the last change to the user profile content, the most recent possible value for the "last seen" field is "this week". But there are still user public actions available to be ...
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Make "last seen" on the profile page less exact [duplicate]

While reading What is the purpose of the "last seen" info on profile page?, I came across this answer. It describes various uses of the "last seen" field that can help people to abuse the ...
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Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

Update 1 I’ve restored the profile age to all and fixed a few bugs y’all reported. I’ll be addressing individual answers as best as I can. Original post On our way to a fully responsive Stack Overflow,...
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