Linked Questions

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New year, new experiment: Login and Signup UI

In the true spirit of better late than never... We're on-and-off A/B testing a new UI for login and signup pages on all Q&A sites. It looks something like this: The long and short of it is ...
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How should we vote on neutral discussions? [closed]

As you probably know, "Voting on meta is used as an expression of agreement or disagreement on contributions, rather than to point out a lack of quality or helpfulness". However, this doesn't seem to ...
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How to contact Jeff Atwood?

I have a great idea for the company behind Stack Overflow and I would like to discuss it with Jeff Atwood. How can I do that?
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What's the SO policy for swearing? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are expletives allowed on SE sites? I've had a number of times when I've wanted to use explicit language in comments (in non-offensive, possibly humorous ways), but I've ...
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Can we get an Announcement required-tag for (secondary) meta sites?

For the secondary meta sites, we have tags like discussion, feature-request, etc. I really think we could use a tag like announcement as one of the allowed required-tags. I'm thinking of questions (!) ...
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2answers
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Default sounds in chat should be “only when mentioned”

The default sound setting in the chat web interface is pretty intrusive, with a bleep for every time anybody says anything. Suggest that the default sound be changed to "only when mentioned" to cut ...
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Why i can't vote a locked question? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is a historical lock, and what is it used for? Can someone explain to me why I cannot vote on this "f***ing" question? Joking apart, why was this decision made?
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It is currently possible to notify all users in a room

My self-censoring attempt ended up highlighting for the whole room. Apparently, most combinations of three or more non-letters after the @ symbol will work, including the original @#$£ or less ...
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Commenting on locked questions requires 1 reputation? [duplicate]

On locked questions and answers (example), the "add comment" button is disabled. Makes sense, since commenting is disabled on locked posts. However, it indicates a requirement of 1 reputation to be ...
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Unusual behavior logging in to stackexchange.com only (not other SE sites) [duplicate]

When I am logged in to one SE site, then type the url for another derivative SE site in a new tab, I'm already logged in there as usual. However, when I type stackexchange.com I see the page not ...