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Would this also include questions about conventions such as LinuxCon or CoinSummit?

Maybe the title of this proposal should be changed to include tech events outside of "Hackathons". I do like the idea of a proposal that's event-centered. Proposal: Hackathons
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Better name for CodeHackers/HackOverflow proposal?

As discussed, the previous HackOverflow proposal has been closed as the term "hacker" is too ambiguous. I've changed the name to CodeHackers which potentially should avoid any confusion. In this way ...
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Do I have the permittion to advertise this proposal in other stackexchange sites?

Proposal: Geomatics and Remote Sensing I've been thinking about advertising this definition in othe stackexchange sites like: Geographical Information Systems Cross Validated Earth Sciences ...
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Agqregate GIS stackexchange with this proposal and create Geomatics stackexchange site

Proposal: Geomatics and Remote Sensing Regarding this discussion, I have an idea for my proposal. I think it will be better if we aggregate this with Geographic Information Systems and name the ...
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Why HackOverflow will not become a site

Proposal: HackOverflow Proposal: CodeBreakers/CodeHackers/HackOverflow The definition of this proposal was completed yesterday. I wanted to be sure the entire 'Definition' Phase play out so we could ...
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An errata database is a perfect combination to Math Review

Proposal: Math Review If after one settles the questions concerning a possible typo and after having a hard times reading an obscure passage, one should be encoraged to publish the typo on a ...
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Not a duplicate to Open Source

Proposal: Open Source Software Projects Open Source pertains to the licensing of open source projects, not joining or starting one and the code behind the projects. There are also not limited to ...
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Appropriate to ask for a “What is your favourite…?” proposal?

Would it be appropriate for a site to ask for the users' favourites on a certain topic and let other users upvote suggestions of other users? Personally, I very appreciate the recommendations given by ...
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Why do we need Embedded Systems when there is Electrical Engineering?

Proposal: Embedded Systems There is already a question about why this new, third proposal of the site will succeed. It mentions a list about sites that fit for questions about embedded design. I ...
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Hackathons seem to be on-topic on Programmers.SE

Proposal: Hackathons Programmers.SE has a hackathon tag, albeit it isn't very popular. It may be worth considering devoting the energy to ask (and answer) new questions there, rather than attempting ...
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How to practice sql injection [on hold]

I'm new to Security in computer science. I trying to learn how to sql inject. But problem is I was unable test the skill. I found many tutorials but there was no actual site to test whether it's ...
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How do we handle voting in the discussion area?

I recently joined the Autism page and I noticed that the voting for its discussions appear to be polls. I'm new to Area 51 and was wondering if we vote on discussions to show agreement with a ...
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HackOverflow Sandbox

To get some feedback on how to ask what kind of questions, I'm proposing this thread as a sandbox for asking the potential good questions to avoid any confusion (especially for people non-familiar ...
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On topic on Health Beta?

Proposal: Nutritional Supplements Health Beta's on-topic list includes "Environmental or nutritional factors that affect health". Wouldn't Nutritional Supplements be a subset of this site?
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Is it possible to get the wifi password of a router? [on hold]

Is is possible for hackers to acquire the password of our router if they have setuped a dummy router that has the same SSID as ours, let's say that our devices is trying to connect to that dummy ...
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Help about non-English / international site proposals [duplicate]

The intention of this question was to consolidate in one place the most important discussions and resources around non-English / international site proposals. I have heard about the Stack Exchange ...
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StackExchange does not support Right to Left languages currently, what good does proposing “Stack Overflow in Persian” do?

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Persian) Yes as stated in No support for right-to-left languages they are not going to add RTL support soon. but, the point is that they do follow their roadmap which has ...
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Is this a duplicate of Mathematics Educators?

Proposal: K-12 Mathematics This seems to be a duplicate of Mathematics Educators, currently in the beta phase. From their on-topic page: The community welcomes questions on teaching mathematics ...
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Proposal: Math Review - Isn't math.stackexchange.com close enough?

What do you think about this proposal? Isn't http://math.stackexchange.com/ close enough? Proposal: Math Review
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Should users have access to their own deleted proposals?

Is not seeing your own deleted proposals is an expected behaviour? For example, I've created one, but then figured it out that it's actually covered by different SE site (by the tag), but after ...
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What is the best way to promote this proposal?

I hate to spam the chat rooms, but how do we get this site promoted? Proposal: ITIL
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What is the definition of “hardware” in the scope of the Hardware Recommendations Proposal

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Hardware in the title of this proposal is a very vague term. While this may be intentionally vague, most of the example questions in the proposal seems to focus on ...
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Is the term best ever viable for use

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Though the term best can lead to discussion in the answers and comments, which can be a bad thing, asking a question about something such as The best $400~ (U.S.) ...
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Proposed Q&A site for users of the PrestaShop e-Commerce platform

What do you think about Q&A site for users of the PrestaShop e-Commerce platform? It could be similar to this one: http://magento.stackexchange.com/ I'll be glad if you could provide and review ...
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Proposal Open A Business isn't very good for the Stack Exchange designed

Proposal: Open a business For something like this, it just doesn't fit the Stack Exchange style of things. I think it should be closed.
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Ruby on Rails is amply covered by Stack Overflow

Proposal: Ruby On Rails claims in its description: "Ruby On Rails community is a big one on Stack Overflow [300 000 questions and counting]." The fact that there are >300k question about a ...
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சரஸ்வதி மஹால் நூலகம் , தஞ்சாவூர் - இங்கு இருக்கும் தமிழ் மொழி ஓலை சுவடிகளின் நிலை என்ன [closed]

ஓலை சுவடிகள் சரஸ்வதி மஹால் நூலகம், யார் கட்டுப்பாட்டில் உள்ளது ? பொது மக்கள் பார்க்க, படிக்க அனுமதி உண்ட ? புத்தக வடிவில் வெளியிட திட்டம் உண்ட ? பாதுகக்கும் முயயர்சிகள் யாவை ? Proposal: Tamil ...
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StackOverflow brings together millions of programmers in a collective effort. Why partition it into mutually exclusive areas of overlapping info?

StackOverflow in other languages ​​is a redundancy detrimental to the global community of programmers. A great deal of effort in the design of stackoverflow is put into detecting and eliminating ...
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Stackoverflow reune a millones de programadores en un esfuerzo colectivo. ¿Por qué particionarlo en zonas solapadas mutuamente excluyentes? [closed]

Stackoverflow en otros lenguajes es una redundancia perjudicial para la comunidad global de programadores. ¿Qué preferis, una torre de Babel o cientos de replicas centesimales en proporción contando ...
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Exclusion of the text “Proposed Q&A site for”

It seems that many proposals found it confusing that the text "Proposed Q&A site for" is added automatically. Is it really that good idea? This leads to the duplication of the content: ...
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There's also a Gender Equality site proposal

Proposal: Equality There is also currently a proposal for a Feminism and Gender Equality site. Should we change our scope to exclude that, since it will have its own community? Or should the sites be ...
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Alternative: Set up our own Discourse site

Scott Chamberlain and I were discussing this on Twitter and Scott suggested setting up a Discourse site which we'd have full control over. There are more details in a gist Scott wrote which you can ...
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Language Communities and Translation Communities

I was unsure if I should ask this here or on meta, but here seems to fit better. I've been in some of the Stack Exchange's Language Communities, and saw that many questions are being asked in English ...
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Duplicate of Homebrewing?

Proposal: Wine Doesn't this completely fit up at home brewing?
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Does Area 51 needs a new layout?

The Area 51 website is nice, but I think that a new layout would be better. First, the current layout isn't adapted for mobile, and this is a requirement, for me. In my opinion, the website is a ...
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Debunking doesn't seem to fill a requirement not already covered by SE sites [duplicate]

Proposal: Debunking Fiction The majority of questions that are debunkable (ie there is evidence for or against) are likely to be in scope over on Skeptics and those that aren't - well, some may be on ...
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Have created advertisements on Reddit and Quora. Need your votes now!

Proposal: Arts and Crafts Probably you can upvote these so that the many people see it. Crafts reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/crafts/comments/3hjtz6/arts_and_crafts_qa_website_on_stackoverflows/ ...
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What's the purpose of the site?

Proposal: Open Science Having seen the first startup of Open Science, I was kind of disappointed. I didn't see much for quality in questions, nor answers. However, what has really confused me the ...
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Creation of a new site for remote sensing community

If you agree with what I have written here, comment under this question and tell me whether you will follow if I make a proposal and also give some suggestion for questions of remote sensing that ...
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Please vote for the example questions!

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Please vote for the proposal or this will die. If it dies theres nothing on Stack Exchange that can take up the slack.
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Alternative: migrate to academia.stackexchange.com?

An alternative way for our community may be not to wait for another "define-commit-private beta iteration", but to use increase the visibility of Open Science agenda at Academia Stack Exchange site. ...
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Debunking vs Demystify?

Proposal: Debunking Fiction Is Demystify Fiction a better title for this proposal, should it stay as Debunking Fiction, or something else entirely? The name a proposal has does a lot for it's ...
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Would questions about exams on topic?

Proposal: Language Learning Some examples: Do I need a TOEFL to study in Canada? TOEFL vs IELTS? Why doesn't GRE Physics have on my country?
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Using an account different from my main account on Area51 for privacy

I'm in a situation where I want to use an alternative account with an alternative email address for some activities on Area51 for privacy reasons (not that I want to do something un-pc, offensive, ...
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Proposal: Futurology

I would like to propose Futurology.SE. In Futurology we should talk about possible futures of humanity, the earth and the universe, possible existential threats and how humanity should deal with ...
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The second start up: What can we do better?

Proposal: Open Science This is the second startup for an Open Science site: I'm here to ask, what elements went wrong, and what can we do to improve, or make sure that they don't repeat themselves in ...
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Works with beads will be on-topic?

Proposal: Arts and Crafts Will works with beads, that ones that you press with ironing paper, be on-topic?
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Can we expand the scope to all watercraft?

Proposal: Sailing Do we have to stay limited to just sailing watercraft? Can we expand the scope to include all types of watercraft, whether sail powered or nuclear powered, civilian or military? ...
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If it's fiction, why does it matter if it could happen?

Proposal: Debunking Fiction seems to actually be Skeptics.SE applied to SciFi.SE. Aren't those quesions answerable already on the SE network? Eg also Physics.SE, and the like.
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Is debating on topic?

Proposal: Public Speaking

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