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A “friends list” on Stack Overflow would be nice

I think it would be nice to have a "friends list" on Stack Overflow. This would allow us to be able to follow the questions and answers that are posted by users that we want to watch/monitor. I ...
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Is there a way to follow people's activity? [duplicate]

Is there a way to follow a particular person (or List<Person>) easily? Some people answer the questions in a very educative way, and I don't want to miss them.
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Subscribe to user's activity [duplicate]

I would like to "follow" one specific Stack Overflow user. By following I mean I'd like to find the "follow the question" + "follow the user" features Quora has. For example: follow this user's ...
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1answer
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Can I follow some user? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to follow a user automatically? As I note that some of users have really very high knowledge here and their answers are always great to read so my question is ...
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1answer
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Why we can't follow other users on stackoverflow? [duplicate]

Sometimes I am eager to see the activity of other users, who I am interested in . Is there any good way, except to search the id each time, to achieve this? Why can't stackoverflow have the follow ...
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1answer
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Why is it not possible to follow someone? [duplicate]

I'm sorry if this is not the right place to be asking this. Please move my question, if necessary. I've been wondering: why is it not possible to follow people? I sometimes find certain people who ...
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2answers
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Why is it NOT possible to “Follow” or “Friend” someone on Stack when it's a win-win-win for everyone? [duplicate]

(FYI, here are the guidelines on dups: How should duplicate questions be handled? ) I know that this question has many duplicate versions. That in and of itself should be a reason to pay attention to ...
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1answer
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Favorite a user on stack overflow? [duplicate]

Sometimes I like the profile of a certain user. It would be great if one could bookmark it or favorite it. People mention little bits of info that may be useful to me such as - their blog, ...
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Is it a possible for a feature to follow individuals in SO [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to follow a user automatically? We have great individuals who are worth following in SO. Is it ever possible to implement the same so that we can track their ...
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1answer
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Can I get notified when a specific user makes a new post? [duplicate]

Suppose I work/learn on/about a specific subject, let's say JPA, after making searches and asking questions on SO, I've noticed that some person is very good at JPA and it would be very interesting to ...
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2answers
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Follow activity of certain users [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Is there a way to follow people's activity? A “friends list” on Stack Overflow would be nice Isn't there a simple way to mark certain users as favorites and ...
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1answer
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A follow feed feature?

Recently I got addicted to MathSE and since then coming across rainbow fountains of interesting question and splendid answers I've discovered many interesting user who contribute a heaven's gold ...
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How do I get email notifications of new questions? [duplicate]

I would like to get email notifications when someone submits a new questions to a specific community. I have not found a setting for this in my group profile page. Is this possible?