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Date of questions on stackoverflow is not correct [duplicate]

I don't know if this is considered as a bug, but I've noticed on Stackoverflow that questions that have been posted like two days ago, still have the title "yesterday" on them, eg : Regex to remove ...
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Timestamps missing year and time

I've noticed a few posts (and it is only a few—maybe a handful) which are missing the year and time from the timestamp—The year is replaced with \yy and the time is replaced with AM/PM. The timestamp ...
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In data explorer why the first character of the month name is in lowercase for created and edited fields

Why the month name's first character is showing as lower case for the created, edited in the Stack Exchange Data Explorer site. In other SE sites the first character for the month name is in Caps, is ...
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Consistent Date Formatting in Chat Search results

Earlier today I wanted to analyse the downloads of RubberDuck VBA. Fortunately, the download numbers have been posted in chat, on a fairly regular basis, and in a fairly consistent format, so while I ...
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Please Change the default Date Format from “<MonthName> <Day>”

This is our 2015 moderator election page over at CR. The results box shows : This election ended Jul 14 at 20:00. Now, I appreciate that if you hang around any part of the network, you'll ...
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'asked today' shown on question 'asked 18 hours ago' [duplicate]

While viewing a question that I asked yesterday, the asked day is showing as today as shown in the screenshot: Day is shown as today, the question was asked 18 hours ago and my current time is 11.46 ...
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“Election ends: tomorrow” is too imprecise

Example: nomination period began Jun 29 at 20:00 primary voting begin Jul 6 at 20:00 election began 2 days ago election ends tomorrow I'm not particularly ...
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This question is asked on Dec 2014, 4 months ago? (Today is May 2015) [duplicate]

The question is Does your university name matter? in Academia. In my calculate, it's almost 5 months, so when rounding it, should the number be rounded to 5? Suggest feature/discussion: instead of ...
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Date stamp readability

I know Date stamp issue has been discussed a lot, but I need to raise one more flag, now that Stackoverflow is (how many years old?) I, as a developer care more about when the answer was posted as to ...
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Weird date format in my questions section

I noticed a little inconsistency in the date format in "My questions" section on all StackExchange sites. I attach a screen shot displaying it. I realise it is a very minor glitch, but let us have it ...
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Can we please have a sensible date style on the blog?

Perhaps you haven’t noticed this, but there are only 12 months in a year, not 24. The date style used on the sites themselves (Sep 13) seems to suit everyone, so why not go with that? Personally, I’d ...
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Show the whole date, even for posts from the current year

Background When a date is to be shown that is from this year it is shown as "Mar 12" for the "12th of March" rather than "Mar 12 '14". While the full form is not what I'm used to (as a European) it ...
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Display year in the inbox message date stamp

Here's a screenshot of my inbox: It's obvious that Feb 8 doesn't refer to 2014, but it's not obvious to what year it actually refers to. Adding the year explicitly to older messages would help ...
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Can we have a user preference for ISO standard date format for all dates/times?

I'd really like a user option to show all dates as yyyy-mm-dd HH:mm after the 2 day mark. I find the existing non-standard semi-verbose American Mon DD 'YY style date to be ugly and difficult to parse....
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The reputation graph date format is confusing

When the reputation graph scales such that only the first of the month is labelled, I find the labelling confusing. At first I thought this was a bug because I was expecting Nov 11, Dec 11, Jan 12 and ...
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Timesensitive: Calculation of Yesterday is off

How is SecureString "encrypted" and still usable? I answered this question on Monday and the UTC time and my local time were both Monday. Today is UTC/Local Wednesday. It might be off.
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Date format on security.blogoverflow.com

The date format on http://security.blogoverflow.com is ambigious. Can we have a month name in there as in the UK 07-06-11 is 7th June. (The year is ambiguous too, though that won't be a problem for ...
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C# datetime formatting discussion

Every day someone on SO ask question about datetime formatting in c#. Is it okay to ask question and answer it myself with all possible options of formatting or better add this to tag wiki page? ...
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SO dates calculation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: SO dates calculation and formating I was wondering what script SO uses for dates displaying, because it seems to be pretty nice formating and logical showing...
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Week reputation and date/time representation standards

It seems to the that the week reputation (in the new groovy drop-down) is calculated based on the premise that a week starts on Sunday (for instance, the current number of my week reputation points on ...
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Careers 2.0: Profile miscalculates “Currently at” with mixed 4-digit and 2-digit dates

Test case: Add experience at "Current Work Place" during "Aug 10 - Current" (2-digit year) Add second experience at "Previous Work Place" during "Aug 2009 - Aug 2010" (4-digit year) Expected result: ...
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Add year to time date stamps

Throughout the site abbreviated dates are used (Apr 21 at 9:12). This works great for dates within the current year but it seems that as the years roll by it'll become important to include the year in ...
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Bug: make bounty tooltip date formats consistent with the rest

I just noticed this. Hover over a bounty end period and you get: bounty date format http://img188.imageshack.us/img188/937/bountydate.png but normally it's: normal date format http://img181....