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Duplicate of Ask Different

Proposal: IOS users Try heading over to Ask Different! Because this is a duplicate.
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SE is not for “discussion”

Proposal: Idea Incubator discussing project ideas, collecting thoughts, comments or questions, comparing technologies, or finding possible coworkers First, SE is not for "discussing". Second, ...
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Duplicate of Unix and Linux?

Proposal: questions related to Arch Linux The title basically says it all. http://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/arch-linux
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Relationship With blender.stackexchange if successful

Proposal: 3D Graphics Are there any plans on what will happen to the blender stackexchange if this proposal is accepted? It seems like this site would be a superset of the blender one and possibly ...
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Restart of Virtual / Augmented Reality

Proposal: Virtual Reality As products like the HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, and Microsoft HoloLens become more mainstream, this should serve as a general purpose Q&A forum for such products. Having ...
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What about Stack Overflow?

Proposal: BASIC Basic is on-topic on Stack Overflow: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/basic Isn't this a duplicate?
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Cloud computing for graduation project [closed]

I have to work on cloud computing for my graduation project. Is there any good ideas that I can work on even though I am inexperienced in this field?
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Duplicate of SO

Proposal: HTML Quite obviously, this is a duplicate of Stack Overflow.
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How will people share scripts if it's written in Scratch?

Proposal: Scratch As we all know, Scratch is a visual, block based language. How will users share code onto the site if our markdown code operator doesn't support it?
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Possible Duplicate of Tor

The Tor StackExchange Site is for discussion of Tor browser and the dark web etc. Since the Tor StackExchange site is for discussion of the darkweb, this would draw users away from it.
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Good for CTF Players

Proposal: Capture the Flag This will be useful for most of the security enthusiasts and using security stack exchange is too mainstream and CTF questions are not a security question. I mean its more ...
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How does “Web Frontend Design and Technology” not overlap several sites?

Proposal: Web Frontend Design and Technology I'm curious to know what would be different about this site compared to what already exists as some of the questions are already in scope or have similar ...
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“who designs something to be displayed in a web browser” is way too broad

Please consider updating your description to be a bit more specific. Text is displayed in a web browser. PDFs can be displayed in web browsers. Logos. Photos. Videos. 3D Visualizations. 2D ...
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Broaden the scope of Internet of Things

Proposal: Internet of Things As a former Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) PhD student, I would be interested in a Q&A site for researchers and practitioners in HCI (or interaction design, ... or ...
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Abusive closure voting?

Proposal: Internet of Things Am I missing something, or did somebody go through this proposal and vote to close every single proposed question?
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Suggested renaming to 'MIT App Inventor and Scratch'

Proposal: Scratch Scratch is a subset of the much larger MIT App Inventor Perhaps 'MIT App Inventor and Scratch' as the two languages have different viewpoints on applications, MIT being ...
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Why was this proposal dismissed?

Proposal: Computer Engineering Rob closed this down because it's a duplicate of (previously: Software engineering) SE. I think that it is very clear that Computer Science =/= Computer Engineering =/=...
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https://scratch.mit.edu/discuss/

If you want scratch forums go to https://scratch.mit.edu/discuss/. Proposal: Scratch
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Heavy overlap with http://cstheory.stackexchange.com/

Proposal: Quantum Computers Right now there are regularly question at http://cstheory.stackexchange.com/ on quantum computation, that are handled very well there. While I personally do regularly use ...
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Darknet vs. I2P

Proposals: Darknet, I2P The I2P proposal, proposed two months ago and currently in commitment phase, appears like a natural subset of the Darknet posposal from one month ago which is currently in its ...
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People who are visiting this proposal's page! Please, notice this discussion

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry The commitment phase has just started. I've made you familiar with the whole process earlier. You just have two tasks in this phase. Commit to ...
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This type of question is not allowed under the rules of Stack Overflow

Proposal: Asp.Net Mobile Web Development It would be closed as it is not a programming question and is opinion based This is the reason for proposing an alternative.
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How to get the Digital Forensics proposal to the next phase?

Proposal: Digital Forensics This proposal is still in the definition phase. In order to get it to the next phase we need (at this time) 12 more followers and 21 more questions with a score of 10 or ...
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Why doesn't some of the followers' name appear in the list of followers?

A year ago, when I started the remote sensing and photogrammetry proposal, I invited some of my classmates to follow it. Two of them were FaCh and and Bahareh Yekkekhani (I can't find her profile ...
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Can the microbit be used to create POV displays [closed]

Proposal: micro:bit I have been trying to use the microbit to create a persistence of vision display on a spinning bike wheel. I have tried various approaches but am starting to suspect the built in "...
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Extend the scope of this site to all non-open questions regarding CTFs

As seen in this example question, and several others (this, this, this and this), it might be a good move to extend the scope of this site from voting up and down write-up links to all kinds of ...
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Copyright on CTF will prevent self contained questions

Stackexchange generally prefers self-contained questions and answers that remain understandable even if external resources disappear. On the other hand the CTF description and material is protected ...
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This is a subset of the existing Security Stack Exchange

Proposal: Capture the Flag Infosec/CyberSec CTF's are currently a subset of the existing Security Stack Exchange, and in fact we have our own CTF team who enter major competitions, a chat room ...
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Looks like this is on topic on Music.SE

Proposal: Lmms Based on this discussion on Music.SE, this should be on topic on that site already. Q: Would a question about how to use a certain software for making scores or other music ...
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Can TI, Atmel, Microchip officially promote StackExchange?

I have been working on Texas Instruments hardware and I feel that despite having a positive question record on the Electrical Engineering site, most of my questions regarding TI hardware go unanswered....
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You can't limit to just FPV and Drones. Other RC disciplines are closely related

Multi-rotors and FPV are very closely associated with other RC flying disciplines and share the same technology and components. It's silly to limit to just quads and quad racing. Proposal: Drones
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On proposals soliciting reviews, recommendations, comparisons, etc

"Software Recommendations" was created in a time when the sheer size of our software developer audience gave them the collateral to give this a shot. "Hardware Recommendations" later expanded on that ...
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3 years ago, Big data forum failed… Can we try for it again?

I want to start this proposal for BIG Data again. It has been 3 years since the last proposal was stopped and things are going to work very differently now as the tech landscape has changed ...
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This proposal is similar to Artificial Intelligence

Proposal Deep Learning is similar to proposal Artificial Intelligence. What exactly is the difference? Deep Learning is a major part of Artificial Intelligence, so it will be heavily discussed there. ...
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Retrocomputing covers most of that

"As long as we're perating in legal (and brighter shades of gray area), the questions would be on-topic on Retrocomputing.SE. The rest would probably be againts the StackExchange rules anyway, and ...
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Are pipeline questions explicitly on-topic in “3D Graphics”?

Proposal: 3D Graphics [1] 3d-computer-graphics This proposal currently covers "3D modeling, layout, animation, and 3D rendering" which obviously has direct bearing on the CG, VFX, animation and ...
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Is Computing history a duplicate of Retrocomputing?

There is significant overlap between the beta site Retrocomputing and the Computing history proposal. What should be done about this? Relevant Retrocomputing Meta post. Proposal: Computing history
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Appliances are a fairly broad topic and may need a lot of moderation

Proposal: Appliances I think there's a need for a Q&A site for household appliances, but there's not always a black or white on what an appliance is, or to which extent a question there is ...
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How about this picture for the ad promoting this proposal?

Proposal: Digital Forensics I made this (with my high-end skills in designing!). Would this do? I'm sure someone (almost everyone) can do better!
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Will unregistered followers of this proposal be notified if it enters the commitment phase?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry I had a quick look on some of the non SE-member followers of this proposal today. And I saw that most of them are unregistered despite having 51 ...
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Is there a better name for this proposal?

Proposal: Folding Folding is just a small part of this world of Grid Computing or Distributed Computing... Probably the largest of which is BOINC. Wouldn't something like "Distributed Computing" make ...
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Promoting this proposal

Any ideas, suggestions, opinions, remarks, on promoting this proposal to other communities or forums without being down voted (or kicked out)? Proposal: Digital Forensics
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Would this be confused with the Linux shell DASH?

I know having a whole site about DASH (the linux shell) would be very specific, but is this going to be a problem? You might get off-topic questions because of this. Proposal: Dash
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Does KDE really need its own site?

Proposal: KDE The usages of KDE apps seems to be well-covered by Super User's tag, with more than 500 questions. Development under KDE seems to be well-covered by Stack Overflow's tag with more than ...
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How does Monero avoid becoming solely a cryptocurrency for illegal goods and services? [closed]

Proposal: Monero The greatest strength of Monero is its superior privacy technology. That said, how does Monero not become only utilized by those on sites like Silk Road who leverage this privacy ...
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When will be the end of this proposal because of 1 year being in definition phase?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry As you see in this page, this proposal has been first submitted on August 21th 2015, but the last revision was done on September 9th 2015. Now my ...
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Are boto and boto3 (or other programming APIs) on topic?

Proposal: AWS Boto and Boto3 are Python wrappers for the AWS API. Will these be on-topic?
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AWS only too specific?

Proposal: AWS I feel as though an AWS board would be too specific, while a board focused around Cloud Platforms in general would be better. This would allow it to include discussions from Google's ...
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Why I made this proposal

Proposal: Virtualization & Emulation As a new user of Stack Exchange, the time came where I started browsing the list of sites and I was initially surprised by two things: a. There were some ...
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Does this interfere with the QubesOS proposal?

Proposal: Virtualization & Emulation http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/98519/qubes-os