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YouTube questions are on-topic at Web Applications

Proposal: YouTube There are 753 questions tagged YouTube at Web Applications. Why would there need to be a separate site?
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What about GNU Hurd?

Proposal: GNU/Linux free software enviroment Can I ask question for running Free Software Environment with GNU Hurd? or this site is limited to Linux Kernel?
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Isn't duplicate of server fault?

Development Operations is a broad topic and I believe it is already covered in serverfault SE, Stack Overflow, and Programmers. What is here what's not covered there? Proposal: DevOps
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I love you all! Please, give us the Turkish Stack Overflow! [duplicate]

Please! Please! Please! I can't sit on my place, Mr. Cartaino! (P.s.: on the Wiki, the Turkish is the second biggest!) Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Turkish)
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Website Recommendations or Website Finder?

Proposal: Website recommendations If you're seeking a website for a very specific use and there only is one (for example government sites) you're actually seeking for one specific site. Where can ...
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Is there a downvoting spree going on at WebsiteRecommendations?

Proposal: Website recommendations I have observed rapid downvoting going on for the questions in the WebsiteRecommendations proposal. Why the hate? Is it vandalism?
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Would the websites on the Tor network be allowed as recommendations?

Proposal: Website recommendations As some of them are not advised for visiting, would they be allowed as recommendations?
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Does the Armory cover military tactics?

Proposal: The Armory I saw Is "don't run in a straight line" good advice? in the Armory proposal. I think that is in reference to when you are being shot at, don't run in a strait line. Doesn't that ...
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Deep Web Stack and Tor Stack overlap

A Stack Exchange site for Tor (http://tor.stackexchange.com/) exists. Could that site and this one not be merged, since they overlap greatly? Proposal: Deep Web
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es.stackoverflow.com is a working site, why this proposal isn't in beta status?

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Spanish) So, this is my question. Maybe it has a technical reason, that the language support somehow avoided a 100% area51-based site creation process?
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Is Computing history a duplicate of History of Science and Mathematics?

Proposal: Computing history Both computers and computing are on-topic on History of Science and Mathematics Stack Exchange. This was suggested before private beta, in Will the history of ...
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New followers: please ask questions

Proposal: Wikis We are off to a good start on joins, but so far only one question that isn't from me has been asked. As such, I wanted to let those of you new to StackExchange and/or Area 51 know ...
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How can we get more amazon sellers to join our proposal

I would love to post this proposal on the amazon forums, but I fear it may violate some amazon policy. How can we get more amazon sellers to know about this proposal. Once they do know about it, Im ...
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Is Transportation a duplicate of Electrical Engineering

Proposal: Transportation Looking at the current proposed question it seems like they would all be in scope at the existing site Electrical Engineering.
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Am I permitted to advertise this proposal on the chat section of other stack exchange sites that are still in the beta phase?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry As you know GIS-SE and ES-SE are two sites that are very close to this proposal. A while ago when I wanted to advertise this proposal on Earth Sciences, I ...
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Should “installing” and “set-up” questions be off-topic?

Proposal: Wikis Problems encountered during installing / setting-up of Wiki softwares are already covered by Superuser.com. Should we limit the scope of this site by declaring such questions as ...
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Chrome OS (to be) duplicate of Android?

Proposal: Chrome OS In light of the recent news from Google, does it make sense to launch a new Chrome OS site? Perhaps it would make more sense to expand the scope of Android Enthusaists to accept ...
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Why not all of Django, not just Django CMS?

Proposal: Django CMS This is going to be really confusing if there is a Stack Exchange site for a specific Django CMS/application and not a Stack Exchange site for Django the platform itself. A lot ...
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How is any new SE site designed should the community be involved ?

Whenever a new SE Site is ready to be launched is there any process of design sharing with the community,can the people the in SE site be involved for such type of event to design the colors icons ...
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Aren't wikis ontopic on WebApps.SE?

Proposal: Wikis WebApps Stackexchange has a several tags for wiki, mediawiki, and bunch of other wiki-related topics. Wouldn't this proposed site just be a subset of WebApps?
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English Language Learners [in Japanese]

Proposed Q&A site for English in Japanese. http://ell.stackexchange.com/ is English. I want to ask in Japanese.
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Deep Learning is on-topic on the DataScience SE

Proposal: Deep Learning The concept of Deep Learning is completely on-topic in the Data Science SE site. So, I don't think there is a need for a separate site for the concept alone.
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Isn't this just Software Rec, minus Microsoft?

Proposal: Migrating from Microsoft If you're looking for a non-Microsoft product that does the same thing, you're looking for an alternate product. Isn't this the exact same thing as ...
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Isn't the name of the proposal too offensive? (discuss alternate names for the proposal)

Well, maybe its name is too offensive. I can't really judge it, but I have a strong impression that it is unacceptable. Here we could rename the proposal. I would suggest a vote. If you have an ...
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Amateur Rocketry, Model Rocketry, or just Rocketry?

Proposal: Amateur Rocketry Is this proposal about amateur rocketry, which might (at least in theory) include amateurs building full-scale rockets, or is it about model rocketry, which could include ...
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I have advertised this proposal on other stack exchange sites. You can upvote them

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry I have upvoted this proposal on Geographic Information Systems Cross Validated Academia Electrical Engineering Superuser ask ubuntu Unix Linux You ...
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Are recommendations of 3D printers and 3D printing software allowed

Proposal: 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping Are opinion based questions, like "What is a good free CAD software for 3d printing that supports Linux?" Be allowed. This kind of question may make more ...
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I have created a chat room for this proposal?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry I think it's better to create a chat room for the proposal. There we can discuss different issues like promoting the proposal in other stack exchange ...
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Isn't Google Cloud already covered by other proposals?

Proposal: Google Cloud Isn't Google Cloud covered by the Virtualization, Cloud and Grid Computing proposal?
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Missing theme in devops definition

Proposal: DevOps Can we add to the definition the concept of "maintenance" ? there is a lot of devop work in the maintenance theme (migration, cleaning, fixing, updating, ...)
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The Topic is Too Narrow

Proposal: Military Combat I do not believe there is any reason to specify certain topics under the umbrella of the military. There is no general military proposal to begin with, so it would make ...
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Should we create a Stack Exchange site for classroom technology?

Proposal: Classroom Tech Hi! Teachers & administrators need a better place to ask & answer questions about implementing tech in the classroom. I know because I live with my girlfriend, an ...
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OT, ICS or SCADA

Proposal: SCADA Do you really want the proposal limited to SCADA or would a broader ICS or OT be more viable? OT, ICS, SCADA – What’s the difference?
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How do we help visitors to ask their question on an appropriate SE site, while implementing a welcoming and benevolent attitude?

Proposal: DevOps DevOps themes sit at the meeting point of many disciplines, and we can foresee that a DevOps Q&A site is likely to attract a lot of questions which could also be good fits on ...
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To those new to StackExchange: explore the net!

Proposal: Ethereum There are several criteria for the site to go beta. A lot of people from outside the StackExchange community came to support this project, so what's dragging this site's percentage ...
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Ethereum questions are welcome on Bitcoin.Stackexchange

Proposal: Ethereum Hey folks, I see that your proposal is gaining quite some speed, and wish you best of luck! However, I was wondering, whether you are aware that questions about all ...
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Intent Establishment (Establishing Our Intent)

Proposal: CodeBreakers/CodeHackers/HackOverflow So.. What exactly is our intent? The proposal reads: "..for pure open-source code hackers interested in manipulating existing code ...
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Do I have permission to advertise this proposal in other Stack Exchange sites?

Proposal: Geomatics and Remote Sensing I've been thinking about advertising this definition in other Stack Exchange sites like: Geographical Information Systems Cross Validated Earth Sciences ...
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Maybe it's better to aggregate this proposal with GIS.SE

Proposal: Geomatics and Remote Sensing Regarding this discussion, I have an idea for my proposal. I think it will be better if we aggregate this with Geographic Information Systems and name the ...
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Why do we need Embedded Systems when there is Electrical Engineering?

Proposal: Embedded Systems There is already a question about why this new, third proposal of the site will succeed. It mentions a list about sites that fit for questions about embedded design. I ...
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What is the definition of “hardware” in the scope of the Hardware Recommendations Proposal

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Hardware in the title of this proposal is a very vague term. While this may be intentionally vague, most of the example questions in the proposal seems to focus on ...
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Is the term best ever viable for use

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Though the term best can lead to discussion in the answers and comments, which can be a bad thing, asking a question about something such as The best $400~ (U.S.) ...
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StackOverflow brings together millions of programmers in a collective effort. Why partition it into mutually exclusive areas of overlapping info?

StackOverflow in other languages ​​is a redundancy detrimental to the global community of programmers. A great deal of effort in the design of stackoverflow is put into detecting and eliminating ...
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Creation of a new site for remote sensing community

If you agree with what I have written here, comment under this question and tell me whether you will follow if I make a proposal and also give some suggestion for questions of remote sensing that ...
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Please vote for the example questions!

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Please vote for the proposal or this will die. If it dies theres nothing on Stack Exchange that can take up the slack.
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Algorithm Optimization O(n)

I am thinking of proposing a data structure and algorithm Q&A group, where users can ask questions related to Data structures and Algorithms and get really space/time optimized solutions. The ...
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How do we best promote embedded?

Proposal: Embedded Systems I believe we should target the TI, Atmel, and ST forums. Those each have several questions per day, and I think the SE format would benefit all of them. But I don't want ...
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Relaunch of Embedded Systems

Proposal: Embedded Systems We're attempting a relaunch: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/90111/embedded-systems?referrer=tKBmZnGmrVzyH9jIydgvwQ2. Let's see if we can get this one going.
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This proposal went to private beta and was closed once. Why will it succeed this time?

Proposal: Embedded Systems I have two questions for consideration here: The previous embedded systems proposal was in beta for 16 days. It did not receive enough traction to remain open. The top ...
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The “Stack Overflow in Spanish” Project is Underway!

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Spanish) Work is beginning to create a Stack Overflow site in Spanish! My name is JuanM and I am the community manager who will be responsible for this project. I ...