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Is programming a networking routers a good career option? [on hold]

I am an Embedded developer with C, C++, and Linux skill sets. I am planning to move into networking domain, where I will make software for wireless or wired routers, switches in C language. Is it a ...
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Life in Prison, I need your help!

Proposal: Life in Prison Hello everyone, I just created this proposal and I'd like to introduce you to it, as well as explain my motivation for it. The idea came to me yesterday as I was watching an ...
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Stealing questions from Web Applications SE?

Users would most likely ask about Google's web applications on this site (Docs, Slides, Sheets, YouTube, etc). However, many questions from Super User Stack Exchange are related to these ...
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How can we attract more people who will follow and vote?

Proposal: FIRST Robotics Since the user spikes where I posted about this proposal on Reddit(r/frc) and Chief Delphi, we have received few new followers to the proposal. Where else can we gain ...
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How would Sedevacantism be handled on a Catholic only site?

In spite of having a central authority, the umbrella of Catholicism includes quite a bit of theological diversity. This ranges from minor variations in practice between different regions and orders to ...
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Covered in Skeptics SE?

Proposal: Secularism This seems to be almost entirely encompassed in Skeptics. In fact, this post, on a site with part of the scope, says how this'll fit in Skeptics. I think it should be merged ...
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What is the difference between proof reading and critique?

Proposal: Writing Critiques Can you give an example of what is allowed and what's not w.r.t critique? Can I simply say: This is what I have written about topic X. Please write a critique on it?
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How to advertise Arts and Crafts site?

Proposal: Arts and Crafts I can see advertisements of other sites on the sites I frequent. How can we create such an advertisement for our site? In which sites are we permitted to advertise? ...
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RC or Scale Modeling?

Proposal: RC & Scale Modeling Hi, When I see this proposal I get a bit confused. RC and Scale Modeling. Why are those two put together? What I want this proposal to be is RC. Why? That's what ...
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Should we have a migration site?

Is it possible that we have a migration website, where users could post questions irrespective of the topic of their questions, and the community would migrate them to the suitable stack exchange ...
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Is a white-list approach to allowed opinions in answers feasable?

In my previous question in regards to the Catholic Culture, Ministry and Apologetics site proposal, I asked what the defining characteristics of the site would be and how it would be distinct from ...
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What, specifically, is on-topic here?

Proposal: Web Comics Originally, my assumption on reading the title was that it would be information for people considering writing / maintaining their own webcomic, and it would primarily be aimed ...
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Please find more off-topic content on Graphics design which would be suitable here in order to make this site unique

Proposal: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/88060 Currently, the main target of this proposal are specific questions which are considered hard to answer for non-printing professionals.
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What's the definition of “vulgar”?

Proposal: Jokes The subtitles write: Proposed Q&A site for people who want to interpret and make jokes of any non-vulgar kind. What's the definition of "vulgar"? Also, "vulgarness" towards ...
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“New” Latin words

Proposal: Latin Language Is it acceptable to ask or answer using terms from neo-Latin and Contemporary Latin (created to describe more modern things or ideas)? For instance, Contemporary Latin has a ...
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Isn't Recommendations the exact opposite behavior desired from a StackExchange Q&A site?

Proposal: Website Recommendations I fear this proposal will not be able to survive long term as the key to making these Q&A sites work is when there is a definitive (set) of answers that can be ...
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Questions about general Windows PC and MS product usage

Proposal: Ask Microsoft The proposal description and high voted example questions indicate that the primary focus of this site is intended to be Microsoft's operations and philosophy as a company. ...
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How will we avoid questions that ask for opinions?

Proposal: Equality I like this proposal, but I worry about what kind of questions will be asked here. How can we ensure that we get mostly questions that can be answered in a meaningful way, with ...
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Where does this proposal differ?

What differentiates this proposal from existing sites and proposals? Proposal: Garden Wildlife For example, from: Proposals: Birds, Bird Watching and beta sites: Gardening and Pets.
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Should “Digital forensics” be on the scope of this page?

Questions about Digital forensics could be about recovery of data, logs etc. on different devices, systems and file systems. Analysis about recovered or damaged data and logs. Should this topic be on ...
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Is participation in Area 51 low, or is this a bad idea?

I thought this crowd would be the perfect demographic for a decent HTPC forum. I've never found a really good one, and certainly not in Stack Exchange format. I'd really like to understand because I ...
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Allow questions to be asked in the language in which legal text are written when it is localised to a particular country

Proposal: Law Recently I had many questions to mind which would require a large part of the question consist of citing part of legal texts. It means most of the question will not be written in ...
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How we can improve our voting quality?

It seems that people are voting on the wrong questions (which were already closed, off-topic or basically didn't make any sense). Such as: I saw something strange in my neighborhood. Who do I call? ...
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Should folklore be off-topic?

There are few questions such as: Are there werewolf ghosts? As a werewolf, how do I prevent fur from getting all over the house when I transform during shedding season? What's the best kind of ...
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What kind of questions we should ask?

It seems people are joining, but we are in strong need of high-quality questions. Obviously we shouldn't ask about Wiki-able, Google-able things, nor about finding the tools, what is this or that or ...
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What else could be on the scope?

What kind of ideas you have which can expand our scope further more and make it even more interesting? The proposals shouldn't be too much overlapped with other existing SE sites. Therefore you ...
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Are 3d CAD applications out fo scope?

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Are CAD apps in scope? 3D CAD applications follow a different paradigm from mainstream DCC applications like Maya and 3DS Max. They work on totally ...
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Can external hack challenges be on-topic?

I'm proposing code hack challenges as part of the scope of this proposal. For example people can post their challenges with specially prepared code (which should be short enough to fit the post) and ...
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Should more Arts areas be added to this proposal?

Proposal: Arts and Crafts From here: http://www.visual-arts-cork.com/art-types.htm Basic Definitions of Art • Art: Definition and Meaning The meaning of beauty and art is explored in the branch of ...
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WooCommerce - What's On/Off Topic?

Proposal: WooCommerce WooCommerce is more of a brand name at this point so my question is, will this Exchange cover everything WooCommerce ( WooThemes, WooPlugins, Extensions, WordPress Plugins that ...
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Why was this proposal deleted?

I found this proposal was deleted. http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/70545/p2p-networking AFAIK there was activity in the last month before its deletion, is there another reason for its ...
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Community moderation on discuss.area51?

Everybody over 500 rep can see, that the "review" option on the discuss.area51 site lives, similarly to the meta site on the SE. It seems, even some like a community moderation also happened in the ...
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Code Translation Proposal: Example

I would like to post an example of what I think an everyday question with answer would look like in a new SE site I would like to call Code Translation. User knows Perl, but is new to JavaScript: ...
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Rename to eg. “Open Peer Review” or “Science Exchange”

Proposal: Science's area51 Victor made a good point. Science's area51 is not the most appealing name for the proposed site. An alternative would be Open Peer Review or Science Exchange. Both are ...
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Should the number of commits depend on the category the article is published in?

Proposal: Science's area51 If, as it is suggested here in Science's area51, an article needs to gather enough people to commit to it, articles that are proposed in categories with less activity might ...
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Should Chinese Medicine and herbs be on topic?

Should Chinese Medicine and usage of herbs for health purposes be on topic? Proposal: Health
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Do you like the new scope for “Firearms” … soon to be “The Armory”?

Proposal: Firearms In anticipation of changing the name of the proposal to "The Armory," as proposed here by Ben Collins, and in view of other previous discussions, I significantly expanded and ...
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Any reason Retrocomputing isn't on topic at Super User?

Proposal: Retrocomputing We have a ruling from Meta.SuperUser back in the day, that vintage computing is on topic at SU. So I'd guess anything on topic here would also be on topic on SU. I ...
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How can we advertise this proposal?

Proposal: Music Fans I was thinking maybe a Community Ad on a site to accelerate this proposal to Beta. I think that commitment would increase if this happened. So am I mistaken or is this viable? ...
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Can I discuss/ask about the relationship between composer's life and their song style?

Proposal: Music Fans As this forum is titled "Music Fans", while music and songs are written by composers who most likely get their inspiration from their lives/philosophical principles/sociocultural ...
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Question about proposed site: Health

Proposal: Health I've been keeping an eye on this for months now, wondering to see if it would take a strong direction. I don't see it yet. Mainly I'd like to know if medical questions are going to ...
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Can we expand either the proposed Birds or Bird Watching sites to include all backyard animals?

PLEASE NOTE: Based on this discussion here, and this on The Great Outdoors, I've decided that, for me, this suggestion is no longer relevant. An increase in related questions and answers is already ...
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Are questions about porn on topic in Sex and Intimacy?

Proposal: Sex and Intimacy Some people may be interested in the way porn is affecting their life or some other questions related too porn. Are similar topics allowed in Sex and Intimacy
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What is required for a question in discuss to appear in multiple proposals?

Recently the "polish language" proposal was closed in the absence of the required support after a year. Regarding the fact, that there are currently two another polish proposals (polish askubuntu and ...
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On 'Sex and Intimacy' should spoiler tags be used to hide sketches/diagrams/images?

Proposal: Sex and Intimacy The existing question Will this site be safe for work? and answer by Robert makes it fairly clear the site is not going to be heavily censored. An answer by Shadow Wizard ...
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Jolla and SailfishOS

I've noticed that https://together.jolla.com/ is based on StackExchange websites, but is not in the SE network. It would be great if this site would also be a part of SE or if there would be a Q&A ...
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What will be defined as “evidence”?

Proposal: Aliens In this question, it seemed that all parties agreed that evidence would be needed to support questions and answers. However, the quality of this evidence seemed unclear. Quoting ...
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Are parenting questions on-topic for Atheism?

Proposal: Atheism Examples: Raising atheist children: how to deal with participation in holiday-themed school functions? Raising atheist children, what are your ways to teach strong morals? ...
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What differentiates this proposal from politics.se?

Proposal: Law Politics.SE looks at the processes and policies of governments. Law is wisely keeping out of "specific legal advice," but can you fashion any questions that would be on-topic in law.se ...
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When will the proposal 'Home Automation' reach beta?

The proposal 'Home Automation' is at 100% in commitment for some weeks now. So my question is when it will reach beta? I read some other articles like ['When does an Area 51 beta begin?', When does ...