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

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Would this site overlap with UX.se?

It seems to me that most questions on this site would either be covered by CodeReview.se be covered by UX.se be opinion based. Proposal: Website Review
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Should computer vision be included under computer graphics?

Proposal: Computer Graphics Computer vision today is about as much algorithms as computer graphics.So is it possible that the computer vision be included under computer graphics?
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What is the use of stackoverflow(Hindi)? Because there is no hindi words is used

Proposal: StackOverflow (Hindi) I am here to ask you all that What is the use of stackoverflow(Hindi)? Because there is no hindi words is used to communicate in hindi with eachother
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Just want to make sure this wouldn't fall under software recommendation

Proposal: API and Library Recommendations I know we have Software Recommendation SE, but as I see it, that is better suited for people searching for fully integrated software. My proposal will allow ...
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Isn't this already covered by Cross-Validated?

Isn't this already covered by Cross-Validated? Proposal: Data warehouse and Business Intelligence
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how to add partitions to mtd device in asus router? [on hold]

Proposal: Embedded Systems chip: BCM96358 flash: 8mb, used 4-4.5mb linux: 2.6.8.1 (VERSION = 2 PATCHLEVEL = 6 SUBLEVEL = 8 EXTRAVERSION = .1 NAME=Zonked Quokka) sources are taken from asus site ...
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Is it encouraged to repeate questions from the previous private beta?

Proposal: Computer Graphics
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Modifying proposal description for “Stack Overflow (in German)”

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in German) This is only a minor nitpick and I don't know if changing the description is possible at this stage. Programmierergesellschaft sounds a bit strange to me. ...
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How to isolate persistent pop-up browser hijack

Proposal: HackOverflow I think the following question, closed as off topic in InfoSec, is a good example of why HackOverflow should exist. If InfoSec and Server Fault feel that recovering a security ...
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New site proposed: Stack Overflow in Romanian

Proposal: Stack Overflow in Romanian English/Englezā: I proposed Stack Overflow in Romanian for Romanian-speaking programmers. Those that are interested can join the proposal at any time. ...
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Is this topic covered by Pro Webmasters?

My first thought was that this proposal was a duplicate of our site for webmasters. Reading their on-topic list, I think the proposal is actually an amagimation of several sites, including: Stack ...
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Computer hardware is on-topic at Super User

Proposal: Computer Hardware How is this any different from topics covered at SuperUser . I suggest this be marked as duplicate and closed off since we already have a live site for this.
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Design-principles related forum

Do we have or planning a Stackexchange site for design related aspects? Basically where people can discuss how to design a program. Or how to deal with a programming problem at design level. What ...
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Will (should) this site's (Microsoft Office) scope include VBA?

Proposal: Microsoft Office Visual Basic for Applications is a programming language for Microsoft Office with an IDE only found in MSO. There is already a bit of controversy between stackoverflow and ...
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Is there a current staff / dev response to this proposal?

Proposal: Sandbox I realise that this site is going to be very different, and (based on the current time discussion) may need a lot of dev time. Is there any response to it right now as to whether ...
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Are Microsoft Office and Ask Microsoft duplicates?

Is Microsoft Office not covered by this proposal? Proposal: Microsoft Office
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“Discussion” quality of answers, and soft-ness of questions

Proposal: Computer Graphics There are a lot of "soft questions" here, and usually the tools on SE sites don't like questions which are open ended, or 90% discussion of different ways and the ...
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If Vi/Vim and Emacs are in beta, why is Atom closed as duplicate of Stack Overflow?

Proposal: Atom, Vi and Vim, Emacs If "Vi and Vim" and "Emacs" are allowed and in even in beta now, why is "Atom" closed as duplicate of Stack Overflow? Interestingly, some of Atom's example ...
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Are the questions from the first private beta going to be migrated to this one?

Proposal: Embedded Systems We had a private beta before that folded due to lack of participation. The questions from there weren't an insignificant amount, were distributed amongst other SE sites ...
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Duplicate of security.stackexchange?

Proposal: Viruses, Malware, Phishing This appears to be a duplicate of http://security.stackexchange.com
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Very new proposal (sorry to the owner) already on topic on Unix.SE

Proposal: Linux Mint I know, i know and i know, the owner probably would be sad, as it was made a few minutes ago, sorry but i have to do this. The very new proposal "Linux Mint" is about Linux ...
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CMD/Batch already on-topic at SO/SU

Proposal: Ask CMD! CMD/Batch as a programming tool is on-topic at StackOverflow, and using it interactively is on-topic at SuperUser.
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Would this be too much like SuperUser?

Proposal: Microsoft Office Would this be too much like SuperUser?
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Why do we need a focused Microsoft Office site?

Proposal: Microsoft Office For the same reason we need an Ubuntu site as well as a sites for Linux, SuperUsers and programmer. Like it or not, Microsoft Office is one of the most installed business ...
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Overlap with 3d Graphics, modelling and animation

Proposal: Computer-Aided Design (CAD) - This topic seems to overlap significantly with the proposed 3d graphics, modelling and animation site. That proposal is for "Questions relating to 3D software ...
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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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Should we see about giving everyone moderator access on just this site?

Proposal: Sandbox I might just want to build a gadget that only moderators can use. It would be great to be able to fast track to moderator to test such a gadget without having to try and earn ...
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Cordova is on-topic at StackOverflow

Proposal: Phonegap (Cordova) Cordova (Phonegap) is well-covered on StackOverflow, with more than 35K questions. Why do we need a specific site for it?
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Would other software be concerned?

Proposal: FreeCAD Would questions concerning other free software (eg. DraftSight) accepted?
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Sandbox proposal should not exist

Proposal: Sandbox This isn't really a good proposal. If this is launched, this happens: Spam Nonsense we don't need that will take up disk space. We upvote everything, and get free 100 rep on other ...
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Asking open ended questions while still complying to SE guidelines

Proposal: Computer Graphics A lot of potentially very interesting questions are closed as subjective or out of topic on Stack Exchange, including some popular "historical" ones. This trend has spawn ...
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Include Other Robotics Competitions that are not part of first?

Should we include robotics competitions that aren't part of First, specifically VEX and VEX IQ? Proposal: FRC Robotics Competition
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Why did this proposal close?

Proposal: Symfony CMS's have their own SE, as do CRM's.. WordPress is covered in StackOverflow yet it has it's own dedicated site. Symfony is a very complex framework that packs a punch and will get ...
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The Commit phase: How to get through it?

Proposal: OpenFOAM Technology The commit phase is the second step we have to pass, before we can move on to the beta phase. To pass this stage we have to suffice the following criteria: 200 ...
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Are hardware reviews on topic?

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations I'm a bit late to the party and didn't see this proposal in definition. Are questions like: Is the Samsung Galaxy S6 any good? on topic? Perhaps that's ...
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What can we do to help “Makers” and/or “3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping succeed”?

Proposals: 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping & Makers What can we do to help these proposal by Matt Clark succeed where my Digital Fabrication proposal and Joseph Flaherty's original Personal ...
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How do we handle questions on OpenFOAM cases and access to these cases?

Proposal: OpenFOAM Technology On Stackoverflow it is common practice to provide a minimal - verifiable example of the code of question. This is great, but it doesn't work for OpenFOAM cases, since ...
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What belongs here vs. robotics.stackexchange

There already exists robotics.se, and a lot of questions asked here would also work there. What specific kinds of questions should be asked here vs. there? Proposal: FRC Robotics Competition
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How do we speed up the transition to the Commit phase?

Proposal: OpenFOAM Technology We have some nice questions posted, it would be great if we could actually answer them. We are missing around 25 questions with 10 votes to reach the commit phase. This ...
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How is this distinct from Physics?

Proposal: Radiation Physics Currently there are 409 questions tagged radiation and 326 questions tagged thermal-radiation on Physics, so it seems like the subject matter is well covered already. So ...
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Awesome Tables Support Should Be Closed!

Proposal: Awesome Tables Support The "Awesome Tables (made by Google) Support" proposal is too specific. Area 51 Stack Exchange says it's better to have a big subject rather than a bunch of small ...
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Should FLL and FTC be included along with FRC?

Proposal: FRC Robotics Competition I don't think there would be enough interest to create a Q&A for each program, so would it be a good idea to include FLL and FTC along with FRC?
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Are questions on 3D Sculpting software going to be on topic?

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Will questions on 3D Sculpting Software such as ZBrush, MudBox, and Sculptris be on topic?
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Close questions asking for pirate sites?

Proposal: Website Recommendations It seems like there's a good chance that we could get questions where the best answer would condone piracy—for example "Where can I read Insert Book Title online for ...
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Where do we discuss things that are not in the question / answer / comment form?

Proposal: OpenFOAM Technology The Question / Answer / Comment part of the site is to be used to ask questions and get them answered. Comments are there to improve the quality of both the questions ...
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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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Duplicates of Electrical Engineering

Proposal: Embedded Systems Proposal: Electrical Engineering Proposal: Linux Single Board Computers Embedded systems including development are on topic on Electrical Engineering.
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What about compositing?

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Compositing render passes from Cycles/Arnold/Vray or integrating 3d elements can't really discussed at video.se or graphic.se. Therefore I'd like to ...