Jeremy French
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Will Open Sourcing Stack Overflow Destroy Our Business Model?
8 votes

Joel has a point that if you open source something and try to create a business from just hosting the same identical thing you don’t have much of a business model. Making money from open source is ...

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Asking a similar but not the same question
6 votes

I think you should quote and link to the original question. Explain clearly how your question differs and what about the answers given to the previous question don’t suit you needs. I did this here, ...

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Why does stack overflow suggest so many irrelevant questions on the "Ask a Question" screen?
4 votes

I have actually found the suggested results on the ask a question screen a lot more helpful than those that are returned by the search sometimes, I suppose with more questions the filters should be ...

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When to drink when listening to Stack Overflow?
4 votes

Whenever they start sounding like Beavis and Butthead.

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serverfault.com is not your trash bin!
3 votes

Now that we have sites accounts being joined, could we have a minimum rep on the target site for a moderator to be able to move it there. This way the moderator will need a stake in the site that a ...

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Adobe-sponsored tags
2 votes

I think this is a great way to fund the site. Props to Alex and Adobe for trying this. The UI is a little jarring with so many adobe logos on the page but I am sure that will be changed in future ...

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Make it harder for popular question to be closed
1 votes

I am going to step out of line here and say that I think that there is some merit in the original post. Of course some questions should be closed, obvious spam for example. However there tends to be ...

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Where should Developer Computer Setup Questions go?
1 votes

Isn’t there a simple (conceptually if not to code) solution. Questions which are debatable could be on both sites as the same question, so answers, votes etc from both sites are shown together. ...

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Markdown renderer doesn't accept é or ö in links
1 votes

If you use numeric or named html entity references it seems to work code as above but with some of these in [2], don't know if this is an easier workaround or not. [2]: http://example.com/&...

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Attracting new developers with different skill sets?
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Some smaller techs already have a good support community around them. They have to. SO becomes a kind of default place for people who know about it already and are learning something niche without ...

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