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A site (or scraper) is copying content from Stack Exchange. What should I do?

Since day one of Stack Overflow, all content posted on Stack Exchange sites by their users (i.e. you wonderful people) has been provided to the whole universe under the CC BY-SA license. For my fellow ...
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Is FatalWeb at all associated with Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Report high-Google-ranking SE content copiers here I've started seeing some links appearing in Google to "Fatalweb" that look dangerously similar to Stack Overflow - it seems ...
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Is “Treasure Gourd” associated with stackoverflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it legal to copy Stack Overflow questions and answers? Report high-Google-ranking SE content copiers here I've just found a question I asked here copied word for word on ...
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SO Unanswered question found on another site? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it legal to copy Stack Overflow questions and answers? Report high-Google-ranking SE content copiers here I have asked this question which hasn't been answered in about 3 ...
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Another Scraping site [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Report high-Google-ranking SE content copiers here Has anyone already noticed that this site (http://go4answers.webhost4life.com/) is scraping StackOverflow? Check it out: ...
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Noticed one of my edited post in another site [duplicate]

Not sure if this had been noticed by the house. I edited the content and heading of one of my unanswered post today. While searching web for some information, I just noticed that the same question i ...
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Is “Q&A System” an official product of the SE network? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Report high-Google-ranking SE content copiers here Yesterday, I stumbled upon an answer I gave on ITSec.SE, but on a completely different website: http://www.qandasystem.info/...
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Report sites that use Stack Exchange content without following attribution rules here [duplicate]

NB The following is a community-generated list of websites that republish Stack Exchange content without attributing it properly. It is no longer being maintained, because the procedure for reporting ...
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Is it legal to copy Stack Overflow questions and answers?

I just found http://programmingfaq.w3ec.com/faq/4761/whats-the-hi-lo-algorithm which has an exact copy of this Stack Overflow question, What's the Hi/Lo Algorithm, with all its answers and no ...
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What can we do to make Community Wiki better?

Okay, what's the problem here? It's a well-known fact that the Community Wiki feature is not well-understood. Yet another “community wiki” clarification question Close as community wiki Purpose of ...
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Stack Overflow questions turning up on answerspice.com?

I am not sure if it is a problem or OK. I found a Stack Overflow question and my answer on answerspice.com. http://www.answerspice.com/c119/1546863/wcf-in-iis-6-server-cannot-set-status-after-http-...
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Stack Overflow clones in Google!

What is the best way to keep the various Stack Overflow clones and aggregators out of my Google search results? Sites that are not to be named; I'm looking at you. They are seriously messing up ...
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What is “www.qickfix.com” and why do they have copies of SO data?

I was trying to Google for my old question on SO. One of the results looked very fishy to me: http://www.qickfix.com/topic.php?id=160953 sql - Is there a way to communicate application context to ...
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First tag in the title of the page is not that convenient

After some recent changes whenever I open a question the page title reads <first-question-tag>-<question title>-Stack Overflow. Tags are often quite long - for example there's visual-...
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Using Google Translate on output of Stack Overflow instead of proposing language specific Stack Overflow clones?

Stack Overflow (in French) Stack Overflow (in German) Stack Overflow (in Bengali) Stack Overflow (in Hindi) Stack Overflow (in Italian) Stack Overflow (in Portuguese) for Portugal Stack Overflow (in ...

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