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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
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Syntax highlighting: what about answering with a different language than the one used in the question?

Sometimes, it can be useful to quote a different language to the one used in the question. For example, one might be interested in the C source code of a language interpreter in order to understand ...
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Possible DoS with html comments in questions and answers

Possible DoS with html comments in questions and answers <!------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...
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Can we improve the automatic titling of links to internal URLs?

In an answer to this question: Can we have some linking etiquette and guidelines? I suggested that if a link is made to a related page on the TeX SE, the link text should be the document/question ...
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Prettify hates sql, or How do I get Prettify to Properly Handle SQL?

None of these appear to be working... Edit to see the ways and means it fails. language: lang-sql, no indent on Prettify comment Select * from Foo where Foo.bar == "baz" language: sql, no indent on ...
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Incorrect Markdown preview of list items after a header

A picture says more than thousand words. Look: It's just in the preview. When I submit the post, it get Markdown'ed correctly. This has worked fine yesterday. I use this construct very often for the ...
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Is it possible to use <sub>HTML</sub> in question titles?

I found a question (screenshot here) where the user placed some subscript characters both in title and body. The weird thing is the title displays them correctly, but the body won't, so I changed ...
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Newline before closing </pre> might break formatting in other parts of same post

Adding a newline before one of the closing </pre>'s might yield missing <p> .. </p> tags in other parts of the same post. Things seem to be formatted fine if the first closing </...
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Differences in preview-vs-live rendering with <!-- language -->

I noticed that, while typing out a question, the <!-- language --> specifier caused different rendering in the question preview than when I published the question. Specifically, omitting the ...
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Formatting bug causing code to not show up [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unbalanced blank lines after inline HTML comments might break formatting In this post: Formatting Sandbox the preview shows code (stuff indented 4 spaces), while the regular ...
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