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Real DS examples

Proposal: Data Science There are a lot of courses, books and information available to help you to be a Data Scientist but learning curve will have a heavier slope if we could count on real good ...
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Subset of Electrical Engineering?

Proposal: KiCad EDA Software Suite What topics do you see this proposal covering that aren't on-topic at Electrical Engineering? There is already a KiCad tag that currently contains 36 questions so ...
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Will 3D design and modelling be included in this?

Proposal: 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping As it is such an integral part of 3D printing will 3D design/modelling discussions be included in this site? If so, to what extent will it crossover with ...
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Isn't this a subsection of Stack Overflow?

Proposal: Mura CMS Isn't this a subsection of Stack Overflow? Is there any reason questions about Mura CMS can't be asked there?
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A subsection of Stack Overflow?

Proposal: Ghost Isn't this just a subsection of Stack Overflow? Is there any reason questions about Ghost cannot be asked there?
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A treasure trove of good information

Proposal: Operating Systems Just as a point of information, OSDev.org has a wiki and a forum that are filled to the brim with development information, sample code, trials and tribulations, and links ...
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Info on starting a Linux Distro from scratch! [on hold]

Proposal: Operating Systems Here is a site that have tutorials on where and how to get started with building your own Linux Distro's: Linux From Scratch. Here is a "COOL" project to get you ...
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Specific or not?

Proposal: Operating Systems. After reviewing this proposal, I commited to it, but a few questions popped up. For one, is this proposal for a site that would simply go over the theory of operating ...
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How to decrypt encrypted fields for reporting? [on hold]

Proposal: Guidewire Implementation Data is being replicated from the transactional DB to a reporting DB (SQL Server replication) where encrypted data needs to be decrypted to extract to the data ...
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Isn't this a duplicate/subsection of security.stackexchange.com?

Proposal: Penetration Testing There are 375 questions tagged penetration-testing there.
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We should change the scope to solving problems

Proposal: Gamification Looking through most of the questions here, a lot of the questions are theoretical. That should be allowed, but theoretical problems can be quite tedious to answer, especially ...
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Scoping concerns

Proposal: Programming Language Theory The topic programming language theory has possible overlap with a number of Stack Exchange sites: CSTheory.SE – deals with topics in theoretical computer ...
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Misleading Title

Proposal: Programming Language Theory Given the description and proposed example questions, I find the title misleading. Not a single question asks about type systems, operational semantics, the ...
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Define Joomla for newbies

Proposal: Joomla While Joomla users are going to know what Joomla is, a lot of other people (especially Stack Exchange users) are going to stumble on the site. The tagline for the site should give ...
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Will this site accept google-able questions?

Proposal: 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping I think that this site has the potential to form great canonical answers that could be used as references from other sites. This means that we could accept ...
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Please ask more questions and spend your votes!

Proposal: DevOps One of the best things that early followers can do, is to put down some sample questions that they think would be a good fit here. Everybody who visits this proposal has a chance to ...
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SE is not for corporate/proprietary-only q&a

Proposal: Guidewire Implementation Guidewire looks like an interesting company. And I am sure their tools are great. But Stack Exchange, since the advent of Area51 / SE 2.0, is not for proprietary ...
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Did you know licensing questions are explicitly on-topic at Programmers SE?

Proposal: Open source licensing I'm not sure if the folks behind this are aware that licensing questions are explicitly on-topic for Programmers SE. Yes, there was some debate as to what extent they ...
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System z Software Areas

Proposal: System z I am wondering what types of options we could use to segment the area a touch? For example, determine what is a CICS vs z/TPF question. It doesn't appear that there are tags or the ...
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There is a site for this purpose

Proposal: White hat There is http://security.stackexchange.com for this purpose. I couldn't flag this as a duplicate.
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How can we correct the KM preoccupation with technology?

Even though the Information Revolution (1957-2007) is over the KM Establishment still clings to IT for KM. This is very harmful and needs to be corrected. Suggestions?
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Relationship between Machine learning, Statistics, and Data Science

Proposal: Data Science I would like to know the how is machine learning used in data science. Statistics models are mostly used for smaller data set, e.g., hypothesis testing, confidence interval, ...
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New proposal for Atlassian Jira

I always have Jira questions. I am not satisfied with the Atlassian forums, but I love everything about Stack Exchange. So, is anyone else into a Jira Stack Exchange site?
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Please vote for app store and contribute for this progressive community to make it successful

Proposal: App Stores Please vote for app store and contribute for this progressive community to make it successful.
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Do we want to exclude handling of out-of-the-box drones?

Proposal: DIY Drones How about flying of drones like the DJI Phantom? Is this only about assembly and upgrades?
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Does it should include discussion about any methods of software security/isolation or it should be restraint to hypervisors

Proposal: Virtualization, Cloud and Grid Computing According to Wikipedia there's two types of hypervisor. In each case (inside the schema) the target isn't the application, but it's OS. However ...
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Maybe CS educators should be under a different proposal group?

Proposal: Computer Science Education I created this in response to the Mathematics Educators Stack Exchange which is doing rather well and in public beta, so I created it under the same heading. ...
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Symfony2 framework

I believe that Symfony2 is the best PHP framework out there. And I think it behooves her to have a space dedicated to further enhance its development and understanding of the people who work or want ...
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Scilab, Octave and FreeMat?

Proposal: Matlab Will it be only for Matlab or are its free alternative also considered ?
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Aeronautical Engineering

Why isn't there a community for the aeronautical engineers? Researchers and students in this field can discuss and exchange knowledge regarding all fields of aeronautical engineering including but ...
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What aspect of compilers is cs.se not serving?

Proposal: Compilers I invite you to try asking your compiler-related questions on computer science stackexchange. It may be the case that there are a lot of compiler questions that don't belong on ...
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How to prevent quick outdation of questions?

If we were to make a SE on Hardware Recommendations, most of the questions which would end up here will get outdated very quickly. It's possible to also encounter questions such as: Gaming Computer ...
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Reopened as Artificial Intelligence

Proposal: Artificial General Intelligence This proposal has been reopened as Artificial Intelligence with a larger scope. Artificial General Intelligence would be however a major topic for it's ...
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Need a way to make Stack Overflow (in Hebrew) right-to-left language compatible

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Hebrew). Since we talk about the Hebrew language, we need to make our site right-to-left language compatible,how can we accomplish it?
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Proposal description

Proposal: Mura CMS The proposal description says Mura CMS is a "coldfusion based content management system". This is incorrect, it should say "CFML based content management system"
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Should we be trying to restart this already?

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence For those not aware, there was an Artificial Intelligence beta that failed a mere month ago. Unless someone has a decent idea why the previous one failed and has a ...
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Yet another ArchLinux-Proposal? No!

Proposal: ArchLinux I've created yet another ArchLinux-Proposal. Three poins why I think we need this site along Unix&Linux and can not integrate this into existing SE sites. ArchLinux is not ...
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Stack site for “Visual Basic for Applications” questions

Proposal: Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) There are dozens of websites and forums dedicated to answering VBA questions with inferior software as vBulletin. They cater to an audience very ...
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Should Inform be broadened to all IF development systems?

Proposal: Inform Should the proposal for an Inform site be broadened to all IF development systems? Apparently there was a was an old proposal but it's gone now. It did include all systems, and ...
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This is a duplicate of Software Recommendations

Proposal: Code Recommendations During the Software Recommendations definition, I asked whether library recommendations were on-topic, and the majority agreed. Looking at the questions tagged ...
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When should we start asking real questions

Proposal: Data Science When should we start asking real questions (in the field of data science not about foundation of this site and it's progress for example) on this site? Is this just limited to ...
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Is Code Recommendations really a StackOverflow dupe?

Proposal: Code Recommendations “Someone” marked the Code Recommendations proposal as a dupe of StackOverflow… I disagree. Recommendations – especially software and code recommendations – are ...
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Remove votes from questions with a score of more than 10 and place them on lower-rated questions

Supporters with votes on questions in: Custom PC Building may want to consider removing votes from questions with a score of more than 10 and placeing them on lower-rated questions - only the first ...
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Does a stack exchange need to have questions that are answered objectively to be legitimate?

Proposal: Product Reviews The questions on this new SE proposal instantly recieved down and close votes, for 'not being constructive/objective'. However, other SEs run perfectly fine with ...
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Why are all the questions here being downvoted?

Proposal: Code Recommendations Is this just a way of killing the proposal? Mean spirited people?
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How will this site do anything different than the Web Apps SE site?

Proposal: Google There are a LOT of Google questions on the Web Apps Stack Exchange Site, although the site doesn't seem to get much traffic so far, and answers, from my experience, are sparsely ...
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Turkish Language SE Site Proposal

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Turkish) I've opened up a new SE proposal for Turkish Language & Usage. Please consider following/committing to this proposal. Turkish Language & Usage
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Let's get this thing closed

Proposal: Cryptocurrencies There have been some very good points against Cryptocurrencies.SE. This comment is a very good reason to let Bitcoin.SE take all Cryptocurrency questions (which it does ...
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Check out the Digital Arts and Live Coding proposals

There are two proposals currently underway where Max/MSP would be on topic: Digital Arts - for artists using programming (Max/MSP, Supercollider, Processing, Pd OpenFrameworks, etc.) and other ...
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StackOverflow already covers Git *very* well

Questions about Git are totally welcome over at StackOverflow. http://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/git?sort=newest Proposal: Git and GitHub