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Red indicator for an empty queue [duplicate]

First of all, I apologize for posting a screenshot from Stack Overflow in Russian. If you have the same situation, you can place English version here. My low quality queue is empty (zero items), but ...
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Why the first post review tab is red? [duplicate]

This happened to me on the ELU stack exchange, though I figure perhaps this could happen on the other sites. The review tab has a red dot on the left of the first post review tab, however it's ...
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New top bar is live

UPDATE: TeamDAG has reviewed all of the feedback below and updated with status. We are actively working on fixes as time allows. Thanks to everyone who contributed constructive feedback. We released ...
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Can a machine be taught to flag spam automatically?

TL;DR: We did it, so... yes. What is this? Charcoal is the organization behind the SmokeDetector bot and other nice things. This bot scans new posts across the entire network for spam posts and ...
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2018 monthly product team updates

Mid-2017 TeamDAG started publishing monthly updates. This post will continue that effort into 2018. (See 2017's updates here.) Updates are posted at the beginning of the month. They cover what was ...
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What criteria should we use to determine which review queue indicator a site will have?

A few weeks ago, we tested a modified review queue indicator for small sites. In essence, the top bar icon will get a red dot whenever there's any task and not just when the count reaches a discrete ...
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How does the review-needed indicator work exactly?

With the rollout of the new top bar, you’ve probably noticed the new review indicator: or It’s possible there will be a different review icon by the time you read this. But this post is just about ...
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Red Indicator Light Falsely Positive Most of the Time

Over at Arts & Crafts SE, the “Review Queue” notification light has been mostly false lately, correctly indicating there is a vote to be made only about 10% of the time. Others at Arts & ...
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I'm seeing red dots everywhere

On all Stack Exchange sites where I have review privileges, the review queue menu icon has a red dot. No matter what I try, it doesn't go away. This bug report on Meta Stack Overflow might or might ...
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Bring back the suggested edits notifications to the top bar . . . again

When the new top bar rolled out, the suggested edit indicator disappeared. A short while later, they came back, but with the understanding that they'd eventually be replaced by an indicator for all ...
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Notification icon colour has changed to dark red

I noticed that the colour of notification icon has changed since 2 days. This is how it looks like to me here on Meta. Formerly, the notifications colour icon used to be brighter and eye catching ...
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Review Queue Bat Signal - How can we make it more useful?

There's been a lot of discussion about the review queue in the top bar. Yes, a lot of it focuses on the icon - that's not what this is. I want to talk about getting eyeballs in review and doing that ...
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Review Notification, but no Reviews?

I was on Worldbuilding today when I saw the notification symbol on the review button in the top bar. I clicked on the button, and saw this: This isn't the first time this has happened either. I don'...
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Show number of posts to be reviewed in the review indicator instead of the circular dots

I believe the area of grey circular dots could be better occupied by the numerical count of the number posts up for reviewing in that subsection. When there are no posts for reviewing in that ...