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Does Stackexchange have plans to develop their own version of StackMobile [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mobile / iPhone Optimized Version of SO Though I am aware of the StackMobile.com site, but I see that it's developed and maintained by individual. Perhaps, SE can make ...
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Report total number of question views not as alt-text on mobile devices?

I was using my phone to check in on a question I asked that has over 1000 views. I was curious exactly how many views there were, but it's measured in kviews. On a PC I could just use the alt-text ...
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Are the Star and Down Vote UI Elements too close to each other? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Placement of the “Favourite Star” on mobile browsers While visiting Stackoverflow.com on my iPhone, I hit the Star on a question but instead it clicked the Down ...
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Help the SO team create a css for a mobile site [duplicate]

Since Jeff & Co only ideas for mobile are to make the site Black & White and statuscompleted the feature request, I propose that all we collaboratively develop a CSS skin so they can use it in ...
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New Stack Overflow Mobile Site? [closed]

A few days ago my iPhone started rendering Stack Overflow a bit differently, using duller colors, trimmed-down buttons, etc. (I am on StackOverflow.com - NOT the mobile site) Is this some sort of ...
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Minimalist Style shouldn't include “ - Stack Exchange” in the title

On the SE sites, there have always been fancy logos that fit the theme. However, the new mobile theme hides them and shows alternate text. The text has contained the site name and then " - ...
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“View standard site” option for mobile devices?

Many sites which have mobile versions (e.g. Amazon) allow you to force the site into "standard" mode - letting the user decide for themselves that they're happy to use more bandwidth, deal with any ...
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Edit formatting buttons broken in grayscale mobile view

The edit buttons on answer boxes in the grayscale mobile view are broken, but not missing. The dividers show up, but the buttons don't. (I am on iPhone now, so I can't load a screenshot.)
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Mobile version of the site [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Mobile / iPhone Optimized Version of SO Question editor unavailable under iPad I do a lot of my browsing of the stack exchange sites on a tablet. When I am answering ...
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No formatting bar on iphone [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Question editor crippled under iPad When asking questions using an iPhone, the bar above the body input doesn't show (the one that starts with Bold, Italic, etc) It's quite ...
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Can't see spoilers on touchscreen

I asked about it on meta.scifi.stackexchange.com and they told me to post it here. Probably need to add the :active to the :hover meta class or something like that. Example:
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Stack overflow mobile site

IS there any mobile site that eases answering questions whilst I'm on the iPhone. It is quite difficult doing it on the iPhone with the regular site. If not is there an API I can use to code my own ...
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Shouldn't be a button to the mobile address of the current page?

I usually read/answer stadkoverflow Desktop version from a mobile device but sometimes code does not show very well so I want to change to mobile version but there is no such a link. Wouldn't be ...
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How can I connect to Stack Overflow with a mobile phone?

I plan to buy a mobile phone. After getting motivated by Jon Skeet's schedule :p, I realized that I have around 24 hours a week when I am free, and I am with my mobile phone. I love to be on Stack ...
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Does favoriting questions degrade gracefully for anyone else (e.g. via a phone's browser, or with JavaScript turned off)?

I browse Stack Overflow via a phone, using a not-amazingly-JavaScript-friendly browser. I have low expectations as a result of the tool I'm using, but there are two options that seem essential: ...
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Increase the distance between down vote and favorite buttons

Countless times on my phone (HTC Incredible, fwiw), I pressed down vote when I meant favorite. I've seen from others' comments that I'm not the only one with a fat thumb. It'd be great if favorite ...
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iPhone Native App for SO and SEs ( With the Ability to Login and Ask/Answer Questions)

There are a lot of good SO iphone apps, but none of them seem to allow me to login via my Google Account and start to ask/ answer questions. Do I miss some entries?
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time for m.stackoverflow.com? [duplicate]

Is it not time to implement a mobile version of the site? pros: browsing experience greater availability more traffic cons: txtspeak answers fewer ad impressions
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Syntax with iPad [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to enter back tick (backtick) on SO when using iPad or iPhone? Might be a duplicate, but I haven't found a question covering this very issue: When using SO on ...
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Code blocks do not use a fixed width font on Android

When browsing from my HTC Droid Incredible, running Android 2.2 w/ Sense, code blocks are not fixed-width. Minor issue, no doubt.
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Is there a way to set the width of answer entry box and comment entry box?

The answer box width seems to be around 666 (???!!!), and comment 566. The only reason I'm asking is that it's too wide for my HTC Incredible even in landscape.
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StackExchange 2.0 sites CSS on mobile

Hi The new SE2.0 sites do not display correctly when using iPhone. SO, MSO, SU & SF all look fine when using my iPhone but programmers.stackexchange.com does not. I've attached some screen ...
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Mobile front-end to the chat?

I am stuck using Opera Mini a lot of the time when I visit http://chat.meta.stackoverflow.com Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't. But it's annoying to write some long sentence only to have it ...
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Unable to search properly on Stack Exchange sites using the browser in Android [closed]

On Stack Exchange sites, when I select the primary search input box in the upper right corner and type in my search term, there is no 'go' button available. Instead there is a 'next' button which ...
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Mobile version of Stack Overflow [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mobile and iPhone optimized version of Stack Overflow Is there a Stack Overflow address for mobile? or a Stack Overflow application for mobile? I love Stack ...
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Placement of the “Favourite Star” on mobile browsers

I like the placement of the "Favourite Star" below the voting arrows. That is, when I am on a bigger screen. As soon as I surf the trinity via my iPod Touch, I have to zoom very deeply to be able to ...
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mobile version? Cellular version? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mobile / iPhone Optimized Version of SO Does SO have a cellular, or "mobile" version? One with much smaller graphics/text and more adapted to small screens? I just visited ...
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No Search button - accessibility problem

Every time I need to search something when navigating with my mobile phone, I end up googling it because I can't search in SO. Since there is no visible "search" button, I just can enter the text in ...
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Request for Comments: StackOverflow Mobile Site

UPDATE: The site is live and has quite a few features already: http://m.stackoverflow.quickmediasolutions.com/ Please let me know what you think. The number of upvotes on this post have made me ...
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Suggestion: use type=“url” on the openid URL input field

Using type="url" instead of type="text" would make life a lot easier when logging in via iPhones and Android Phones (mobile Safari, in general). Other browsers ignore it and pretend it's type="text", ...
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Stack Overflow optimized for mobile devices [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mobile / iPhone Optimized Version of SO When will Stack Overflow be optimized for mobile devices. It will be great to ask and answer questions not just in front of my office ...
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Stack Overflow Mobile Apps [duplicate]

I'm just wondering, would creating Stack Overflow Trilogy mobile applications (for iPhone, Android, etc.) be a good idea? What does the community think? Maybe, after a general API is proposed and ...
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Make the search box handheld-device friendly

Currently, the search box requires the enter key to start a search. This is a bit hard to do when your device doesn't have one. We can has search button? Posting from a Zune HD.
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I'm not human if I'm using my mobile

If I'm using my mobile to access the site, I have some difficulty. First I couldn't log in because the OpenID buttons don't appear. I got around that by sending myself my OpenID string from ...
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A user search option from a mobile phone

I was showing someone stack overflow a few hours ago from a mobile phone. Connecting was fine, browsing/asking/answering questions was also seamless. I did however have an issue searching the user ...
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SMS/text message notifications on answers to your question

Sometimes answers to your question can happen many minutes, hours, or even days after you asked the question. In the case of days, the e-mail notifications are certainly enough (and just noticing the ...
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Mobile optimized version of Stack Overflow [duplicate]

I found this one on UserVoice, and I thought it was fitting to bring it up here for further discussion. "Stack Overflow already works with Mobile Safari, but the experience is far from optimum. ...