The Technology category includes proposals in subjects like computing, technology, gadgets, and electronics.

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Google Glass was Withdrawn

Proposal: Google Glass Recently, Google Glasses' prototype was withdrawn from the public market. Google encountered a lot of negative feedback. I'm wondering how people should discuss about this ...
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How long do we have to wait? [duplicate]

There are other proposals for Stack Overflow in foreign languages but some of them are waiting for the launch a long time now. Will stackoverflow.de be launched pretty soon or do we have to wait ...
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How will this site deal with duplicate?

Proposal: Code understanding When thinking about how this site will work, I believe that the same types of questions will be raised by different users using different code. For example, a user might ...
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Bookmarklets, GreaseMonkey/Tampermonkey, WebApps

Proposal: Code understanding Very often I found myself inspecting the source code of a web page with Firebug or Chrome Developer Tools to add some functionality to this page or to create a webapp ...
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بعد صدور آخر اصدار من دلفي هل يمكن ان يصل للعالمية [on hold]

ربما يكون المجال الآن أصبح مكتضا لكن الدلفي عاد من جديد للساحة مع الإصدار الجديد يمكنكم التعرف على هذه اللعة و ما يميز الإصدار الجديد من الرابط التالي http://learn-delphi-blog.blogspot.com/ فماهو ...
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Get yet another people with you here!

Currently, there is yet 15 committer missing, and it seems they won't get here now. And at late Mar, this propsal will fail. And everything (committers, questions) will be with it lost. We need only ...
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Are vimgolf questions on topic on vi/vim?

Would asking vimgolf style questions be on topic on vi/vim? This is a type of question that is poorly suited for SO and most of the other SE sites. While it is conceivable that such a question would ...
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Wouldn't any question for this site be on topic on Super User?

Proposal: PC Builders It strikes me that any question that's on topic here would also be on topic on Super User. How does this site differ from Super User?
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This Area 51 should be merged with “CAD” because they're the same thing. gis.stackexchange exists, cad.stackexchange.com deserves to exist too

Proposal: Computer-Aided Design (CAD) This Area 51 should be merged with "CAD" because they're the same thing. gis.stackexchange exists, cad.stackexchange.com deserves to exist too
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Purpose of the proposal Khan Academy?

Proposal: Khan Academy I don't really understand the purpose of this proposal. For most of the subjects taught at Khan Academy we have specialized stackexchange sites which could answer them much ...
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Changing the proposal description wording (in italian)

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Italian) The current description is quite bad in Italian, looks like a cheap translation from English: Proposed Q&A site for professional and enthusiast ...
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vi.SE or vim.SE?

Proposal: Vi and vim I haven't seen this question before: Will it be vi.stackexchange.com or vim.stackexchange.com? I would personally prefer vim since it's the name under which the software is known ...
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Duplicate of Web Apps?

Why does this proposal not come under the existing Web Apps site? Proposal: Khan Academy
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Proposal Recreated

The 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping proposal has been closed after one year of activity, so I am here to say that it has been recreated! This proposal still has potential! The new proposal is here. ...
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Improving the plugin API for vim

Proposal: Vi and vim Could we discuss some of the issues related to the current version of vim, especially the unpleasant parts apropos its plugin API, and how it could be improved? I am aware that ...
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Proposal restarted, we are waiting your new and saved content!

The proposal is restarted. If you consider this viable, and think some of the currently existing questions should/could get a new life on the restarted proposal, please feel free to save them. The ...
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LLVM has thousands of questions on Stack Overflow

Proposal: LLVM is well-covered on Stack Overflow: Several of the sample questions are direct copies (which are already answered) from Stack Overflow. How is this an improvement?
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What “international features” are still left to be completed? [duplicate]

The following three proposals Stack Overflow (in Spanish) Stack Overflow (in Russian) Stack Overflow (in Turkish) have had the following message in them for quite a long time already: This ...
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Will questions relating to certification be on topic here?

Proposal: SAP Technologies As per the title: will this site encourage or discourage questions relating to certification exams and preparation?
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Proper language in the Arabic SO تساؤلات حول اللغة في الصفحة

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) ماهي لغة المصطلحات؟ ماهو مصدر تلك المصطلحات؟ هل ستوجد سياسية للإشارة إلى سؤال مشابه على الموقع الإنجليزي لتعميم الفائدة؟ كيف نطلب من السائل أن RTFM من غير وجود ...
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هل نسخة عربية هي الحل الأمثل للمشكلة؟ Is an Arabic SO the correct solution?

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) كلنا متفقين أن المحتوى الإنجليزي غزير جدا وأن ربما الغالبية العظمى من الأسئلة (حتى ذات العلاقة بالكتابة العربية) التي ستطرح على النسخة العربية سيكون لها نظيرات في ...
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Would NeoVim be included?

Proposal: Vi and vim Seems like NeoVim (the engine) would make sense to be included, but what about NeoVim front ends?
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Yet another duplicate of Unix

Proposal: Slackware Linux This is already covered by Unix/Linux.
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Can't these questions be asked at Web Applications?

Proposal: DuckDuckGo I would expect most of the questions asked on this site would be welcome at Web Applications. Why do we need a site specifically to ask questions about one website?
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Another attempt for “Virtualization, Cloud and Grid Computing”

People are hopefully ready to support the site this time, aren't they ? Proposal: Virtualization, Cloud and Grid Computing
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What is the scope overlap of the two proposals Wikis & Open Source?

Proposal: Wikis At first glance it seem like the new proposal Open Source might include the full scope of Wikis and then some. What is the scope overlap of the two proposals?
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I suggest to fix the proposal with a spellchecker

It is correctly written as "Techs and tools". Proposal: Techs n Tools
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WordPress Plugins Q&As

I would like to propose a new stack that will only deal with questions related to WordPress plugins. This isn't for WordPress plugin development questions, but rather, for questions related to setting ...
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there's already a Stack Overflow in Korean

Proposal: 스텍오버플로우 This appears to be an exact duplicate of http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/68765/stack-overflow-in-korean
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The nearly 400 questions on SO show this is already covered there

Proposal: Cloud9 is clearly on-topic at Stack Overflow. What would be the point in splitting it off?
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Too broad a site?

Proposal: Taboo Questions It is my belief that this site may eventually be treated as a junk site. All the questions in other sites that are deemed unworthy will be dumped here, opinions, spam, ...
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Would experimental physics themed questions be on topic?

Proposal: Engineering Yes, I know they are on topic on Physics.SE and I have posted 3 such question there - no answers on 2 and the third has a non-answer. (Nothing against Physics.SE, but by their ...
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Wouldn't this site violate the Terms of Service?

Proposal: Taboo Tech Questions In your description: Hacking/cracking, pirating, circumventing copyright, spamming, buying/selling contact databases etc I think many of the questions or answers ...
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How does the closing of the first Vi/Vim proposal affect the new one?

How does the first Vi/Vim proposal affect this one? http://web.archive.org/web/20141013210740/http://discuss.area51.stackexchange.com/questions/18170/closing-the-vi-vim-proposal The whole matter ...
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Google glass can just fit in the 'Google' proposal

Proposal: Google Glass There is a proposal called 'Google,' which includes all of google's sub companies. Questions on Google Glass can be asked there. So, if you want to ask questions about google ...
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Duplicate of Unix

Proposal: Ask BSD There's already Unix/Linux, where BSD questions are appropriate and where there are many very knowledgeable people to answer them.
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Would questions relating to gvim, elvis, nvi be relevant?

Proposal: Vi and vim I've seen others relate to gvim in proposal questions. See comments. I also have a pocket guide for vi and Vim, which includes "Additional features in vile, elvis, and nvi" ...
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Possible duplicate of Sustainability SE site?

Proposal: ecotech I think this proposal is a duplicate of the existing Sustainable Living SE site
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Is it a programming topic? It's on-topic at Stack Overflow

Proposal: Processing language claims to be about a programming language. If it's about programming, it's on-topic at Stack Overflow.
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Combining multiple making proposals to a single 'Making' site

There was a failed attempt at http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/22246/personal-manufacturing Personal Manufacturing. There are more proposals for: Wood Working ...
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Merge Medical / Healthcare Devices into Health?

Proposal: Medical / Healthcare Devices There's currently a proposal for a Health site. Whilst I can see some distinction in healthcare devices I'd suggest merging into health at least initially. If ...
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Tiny overlap with stack overflow

Proposal: Adobe I think that the beta site will overlap with stack overflow a little bit. This is because Flash CS6 uses code, and code is for stack overflow. So, would code be allowed?
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Merge Maple with Computer Algebra?

Proposal: problems about Maple software Would it not be better to merge the Maple proposal with the Computer Algebra proposal?
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What happened on january 1st?

I'm just curious: What happened on january 1st on the Engineering proposal? There's a sudden spike that day with tens of people committing, ultimately reaching 100% commitment a few days later and ...
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Overlap with Video.se

Proposal: Visual effects and computer graphics Visual effects are a subset of video production in nearly all cases, and so naturally nearly ever thing that is topical here, except for some 3D work ...
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Overlap with Blender.se

Proposal: Visual effects and computer graphics Overlap with blender.se? 3D art is a huge part of visual effects, and 3D software is involved, furthermore, blender has VFX specific tools that would be ...
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Overlap with Video Production http://video.stackexchange.com/

Proposal: Visual effects and computer graphics
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Docker is cool. So cool it's already got hundreds of questions on SO & SF

Proposal: Docker is well-covered by SO & SF already: Why should it get its own Q&A site?
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Would this site be for programmers using Vim or also general usage?

Proposal: Vi and vim I mean, Vi and Vim are text editors, and can be used for quite a few things. Is this web-site aimed towards using vim to write programs, or should questions about more general ...
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Should Product Design be split from this site or will there be engineering design included?

Proposal: Engineering I am wondering if I should start a product design site on stack exchange. Will the engineering site include a section on this? The process of an engineer is much different than ...