Kevin Yap
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Why does SE want to get my friends list when I try to use Facebook's OpenID?
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23 votes

I have a feeling this is because Facebook's "basic information" permission includes the friends list, among other general things such as name, profile picture, etc. Stack Exchange probably doesn't ...

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How to edit profile on all Stack Exchange sites?
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15 votes

You can edit your profile on one account, go to the accounts tab of your profile, then scroll to the bottom of the page. You'll see three buttons – you can click the first one (Copy X profile to all ...

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What to do if I need to ask a question which should be discussed, not answered?
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13 votes

Since you have over 20 reputation on the Stack Exchange network, you could ask your question in chat instead of asking it on Stack Overflow. As you have found, these discussion questions aren't ...

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Can more be done to stop off topic Facebook questions?
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12 votes

If the How to Ask box on the right-side when asking questions on Facebook.SO can be altered from its Stack Overflow brethren, I propose something be added stating Facebook.SO is for questions ...

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iPhone home screen icon for Super User is hard to see
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I also started bookmarking SE sites on my home screen and noticed the Super User logo looked out of place. However, I don't think a white background should be added, as that would remove the ...

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Why can't I get reputation for accepting my own answer?
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10 votes

It would be too easy to abuse the system, and gain reputation by repeatedly asking questions, answering them, and accepting those answers. Here is a blog post Jeff wrote about the subject.

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What timezone is used on SE sites?
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9 votes

Coordinated Universal Time, or UTC Time, is used to determine dates on Stack Exchange. You can see the current UTC time by hovering over the arrow next to your username at the top of each page – a ...

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Keyboard shortcuts, phase one
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Feature request: Shortcut to go to the /tools page. Perhaps G T. This might not be the best keyboard shortcut because it'd only be usable for 10k users and mods, but it would definitely be useful for ...

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Site mechanics do not support upvoting
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If Stack Overflow was a site where various children aged 7 - 9 who were extremely competitive collaborated, maybe this theory would show. I think the people here are smart enough to realize that these ...

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Not given reputation points for received upvotes
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Because the top of your screenshot shows "198", it appears you hit the reputation cap on that day. You can earn a maximum of 200 reputation each day (excluding accepted answers and bounties) – all ...

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How can I know which question should be asked on which Stack Exchange site?
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Stack Overflow is for questions that have to do with the coding part of programming. Taken from its FAQ, Stack Overflow covers questions about: a specific programming problem a software algorithm ...

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Experimental Stack Exchange /faq Improvement Project
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I think the FAQs on every site should lead with a paragraph or so (not nested under any headers) about what the Stack Exchange network is ("a set of Q&A sites"), and state things such as "they're ...

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Please award reputation equal to a user's age on their birthday as a gift
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I think everybody should get a set amount of rep on their birthday (no difference between age) as there is no way to confirm age. Or, maybe you get more rep the longer you've been a member (every ...

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Accept Rate in User Page
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I also think that it'd be convenient to have it on the user page, but I can understand why it wouldn't be relevant while browsing somebody's profile.

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