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The Many Memes of Meta

Catchphrases and concepts that spread from person to person are known as memes, which, courtesy the Internet, can now explode across the Earth like a highly contagious virus (hence "going viral"). As ...
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Favorites improvements - search, categorize, personal tags, add note, favorite answer

I'm a big fan of the favorites feature. I usually mark questions with good answers of code snippets for later use. Most of the time I can't find the favorite I'm looking for so quickly as desired. I ...
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What topics can be discussed here? [duplicate]

Update: Maybe we can convert this question into an FAQ-style question? I didn't find a place where the style and type of questions for meta are described (as it is the case e.g. in the SO faq or in ...
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Detail Recent Favorite changes

So, the old envelope is dead. The huge Eeeek! What happened to my envelope? question has been deleted. Rest in Peace. Also, I know the new recent activity popup is still being refined. So, this post ...
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Can we please get an option for the “envelope” feature back?

The new dropdown is nice eye candy, but the "envelope" notification had better functionality. Is there any plans to bring it back as an option perhaps? Pretty please? edit With the old interface ...
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What does a small asterisk in the favorites tab in my user profile mean?

I have gone through How do favorite questions work?, however I still do not know what does a small asterisk in the favorites tab header in my user profile mean? i.e. the tab sometimes appears as * ...
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Please add a combined view of recent reputation changes and responses to the user profile

On the user profile, I would like to see a combined view of recent changes, e.g. in the form of a "Recent" tab page1. This would be a sort of aggregated "News stream" of the kind that most people are ...
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StackOverflow Hidden Gems

I like stackoverflow a lot but strangely some things are really counter intuitive. I browsed around the site but I'm not sure if the feature I'm looking for exist. Is there any email notification ? ...
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Please make the default view on the reputation page be a shorter period of time

The new reputation page has an interesting quirk that it allows spans much greater than the old 90 day limit we used to have. It also provides data in a slightly more condensed fashion, though equally ...
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Sorting of question in the “active” view is broken

The picture says it all (feel free to add free-hand circles): I had already two different versions of this strange behaviour, having some hours old question in-between the really active ones.
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Notification of updates to my favorite questions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Adding Favorites to the Stack Exchange global inbox There was a feature previously in SE sites which used to show the "envelope" in yellow color whenever there is any update ...
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Any option to Add Follow for a post and get notified when Answers available [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Adding Favorites to the Stack Exchange global inbox Suppose someone asked a question which I am not able to answer but would like to get updates on. One way we can do is to ...
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Get a notification when new answers are added to other people's question [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Notify me when somebody elses question is answered (If I check a box on their question) How do favorite questions work? Is there a way to get a notification (either email or ...
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Activity arrow next to username: Can it indicate new changes for favorites and revisions?

This question is similar to this question, but I'm not concerned about reputation that much. Another similar question can be found here. I've noticed that since we moved to arrow, I've stopped ...