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

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Chrome proposal already on topic

Proposal: Chrome Isn't this proposal already on topic at Superuser and Stack Overflow?
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Update proposal title for BeagleBone

Proposal: BeagleBone @Don, I suggest removing “Crazy about Android Open Source Project for BeagleBone” from the proposal, to include the BeagleBone embedded platform audience such as embedded ...
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Is the Embedded Systems proposal ready to commit?

Proposal: Embedded Systems Programming and Design Embedded Enthusiast, A crude analysis between Embedded Systems and Embedded Systems Programming and Design indicated that this proposal might need ...
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Retrieving users and posts from the previous proposal

Proposal: Vi and vim The previous proposal was one of the fastest to complete definition and commitment (at least, some of that proposal's discussions said so). Yet this one seems to be moving at a ...
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“Not Stack Overflow” - (?)

If this is, as is stated, not stack overflow, what is it? And what's the difference? Proposal: Beginning Programmers
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Questions may lead to dangerous solutions

Proposal: MacGyvering When I think of "improvised gadgets," safety and concern come to mind. I know there are plenty of experts in physics, chemistry, and computing to help answer questions... But ...
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Q&A Guidelines?

Proposal: Beginning Programmers I understand that questions should not involve a debate on opinion, but in what case can this rule be bypassed but still end up with a constructive question? Feel free ...
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“DataViz” is clearly covered on Cross Validated under the tag “data-visualization”

Proposal: DataViz is amply covered on Stats.SE. How is this proposal different and/or going to help?
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XBMC is a subset of either Unix.SE or Super User (or both)

Proposal: XBMC is clearly covered on Unix.SE, Super User, and RPi.SE. How is this proposal going to help?
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Suggestion to restart the corresponding “polish language” proposal

On my opinion, a non-english SE site should have its corresponding language site, regarding that this site will be used often by non native speakers, who could get support there. If the polish "Ask ...
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Promotion of engineering to the young

Proposal: Engineering Would the discussion of the promotion of engineering to the young fit here? Or is this purely a technical discussion forum?
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If this site was launched, would Vim/Vi questions be migrated from SO?

Proposal: Vi and vim I'm not sure how the typical approach is with such sites. If we now have 5 sites where Vi(m) is on-topic, and we launch this proposal, wont we end up having 6 instead of 5? Or ...
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Subset of an already closed proposal?

Proposal: Virtual Machines Is this not a subset of Virtualization, Cloud, and Grid Computing, which was closed? Although I myself would be interested in this, it looks like there isn't enough ...
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SE is not for “true user reviews” - it's for answerable questions

Proposal: Gadgets. The [current] description says it's for "tech enthusiasts and geeks who are curious to know about all the cool gadgets available. The site will provide true user reviews of devices ...
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Spread the word about this proposal

Proposal: Computer Algebra Systems I would encourage followers to let other people they know who might support this proposal, by linking to it.
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Subset of Plus Overflow

Proposal: TI-Overflow I think this proposal is a part of the proposed "Plus Overflow." ...That's not necessarily a problem, but I doubt there's enough support for a TI only site, and that efforts are ...
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How would solutions that require software AND hardware fit into this proposal

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Given that hardware recommendations are off-topic on Software Recommendations and it is assumed that pure Software Recommendations would be off-topic on this site, ...
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When would be best to start our private beta?

Proposal: Computer Graphics Obviously we can't start our private beta until we have 40 questions at 10 upvotes each. However, once we achieve that, do any of you have a preferred time of year for ...
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A brief proposal for a stackexchange site for computer algebra systems

Proposal: Computer Algebra Systems Probably like many users of computer algebra systems, like GAP, I feel they have tremendous value as educational tools for learning algebra, perhaps even greater ...
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Motion graphics proposal

Proposal: Motion Graphics Why this? Actually topics about motion graphics/animation/3d are spread between video.stackexchange.com (looks more specific for video professionals, equipment, filming ...
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Duplication or overlap: writers

Proposal: Blogging I think anything on-topic here would fit perfectly into Writers
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Should this site accept tools specific questions?

Is this site only targetting research & development in computer graphics or should it also integrate questions specific to how to use tools like Maya, MotionBuilder, etc? Proposal: Computer ...
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Would 3D Modeling and Animation SE include questions about specific tools?

A place to ask specific questions for tools like Maya, MotionBuilder, After Effects is still missing on SE. Would 3D Modeling and Animation SE include this type of questions or is it only dedicated to ...
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'Privacy' vs. 'Anonymity', on Privacy.SE?

Proposal: Privacy This word often comes up: how to be 'anonymous' or have greater 'anonymity' - the question is, is 'private' the same as 'anonymous' for the purposes of this site, or is 'privacy' ...
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Should existing Sage-related questions on other SE sites be migrated to Sage.SE as soon as Sage.SE graduated?

Proposal: Sage I read that there have been asked some questions about Sage on other SE sites before, such as: StackOverflow: posts containing 'Sage' and questions tagged 'sage' MathOverflow: posts ...
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Suggestions to the similar nice tries

I've also made a similar nice try on my first language, not as if I've seen a real chance of success, but to get more attention. And sometimes, maybe in 2-4 years the SO will be enough big to a real ...
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Firefox OS tag in Stack Overflow

Proposal: Firefox OS Should this be a separate site or should it be merged with firefox-os tag in Stack Overflow?
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Minecraft Redstone is a duplicate of Arqade

Proposal: Minecraft Redstone Duplicate of Arqade.
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Although the topic of the proposal is wonderful, its title is terrible

Proposal: Restart I suggest a rename to "home IT repair", or "home device repair", or some like similar.
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Where to draw the line between “Debian”, “Ask Ubuntu”, “Linux Mint” and “Unix & Linux”?

Proposal: Debian I agree that a separate StackExchange site for Debian-specific topics like APT- and dpkg-based package management questions, etc. would be a nice addition. But I also wonder what ...
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How about just, 'Privacy'?

Proposal: Digital privacy I think taking Digital out and making it wider scope - while including digital privacy as obviously one of the central themes - would be better, and also get more interest ...
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Subset of Electrical Engineering / Stack Overflow?

Proposal: ARM Technology Currently Electrical Engineering has 383 ARM questions and Stack Overflow has 4,325 questions. It seems both hardware and programming issues are pretty well covered. Is there ...
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Already on topic at Information Security / duplicate of HackOverflow

Proposal: Malware Exchange By the reasoning presented in this A51 Discuss question, this proposal should already be on-topic at Information Security, because the goal (as I understand it) is really ...
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Duplicate of the Microsoft proposal

Proposal: Office 365 This proposal is more than covered by the Microsoft proposal
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Reborn CAD proposal

There was an older proposal for this topic that was shut down. I am re-proposing it. Proposal: Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
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Is there any example of AngularJs and Plone integration? [closed]

How difficult it is to implement an AngularJS front-end in Plone? Proposal: Plone
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Subset of Space Exploration?

Proposal: Rocket Propulsion Propulsion is a fairly popular tag on the new Space Exploration site. Do we need a separate site for it?
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worn vs installed

Proposal: Wearable Devices Would this include devices which are worn by being physically incorporated into a person's body, like a bionic eye or subdermal implants?
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Is debugging on-topic here?

Proposal: Code understanding In Code Review, we get questions asking why code doesn't work. Would those be on-topic here? Currently the best we can offer is to suggest that they simplify the code ...
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Duplicate of Ask Different

Proposal: Apple iOS Stack Exchange already has a site for Apple products: http://apple.stackexchange.com/
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What about domain specific questions, i.e. Neural Networks, Image Theory, etc

Proposal: MATLAB To me, these kind of questions are annoying when they are marked Matlab on SO. They are really mathematical and theoretical questions based on the very specific field the OP is ...
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Jolla and SailfishOS

I've noticed that https://together.jolla.com/ is based on StackExchange websites, but is not in the SE network. It would be great if this site would also be a part of SE or if there would be a Q&A ...
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Is there any interest in a Stack Exchange for NetSuite?

On the grounds that their official forum is buggy and awkward.
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This sounds a bit like home automation

Proposal: Internet of Things There are no example questions for this, and it sounds like it is a duplicate of Homeautomation.SE which was closed down in beta... There is a discussion about reopening ...
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What *exactly* is the unanswered questions stat?

I'm curious as to whether the "unanswered questions" score for beta sites refers to: Questions with zero answers, or Questions with no upvoted or accepted answers. These are two separate queues in ...
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Why do we need a separate site for Vi/Vim?

Proposal: Vi and vim Vim already falls in the scope of at leat SuperUser & StackOverflow; who do we need a separate StackExcange site?
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If this goes into beta can we somehow automatically move good questions and answers?

Proposal: Computer Graphics If this goes into beta can we somehow automatically move good questions and answers? Or do all good stuff that was written have to be thought of, asked and answered again? ...
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Version Control is already on Stack Overflow

Proposal: Version Control has been proposed countless times before. It's not going to be made into a site because it is so well covered on Stack Overflow:
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Already closed proposal: Vi and Vim

Proposal: Vi and vim There was already such a proposal and it was declined. Don't follow this. Reason was that VI and VIM are on topic on SO and a separate site would pull content.
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Can we rename it?

Proposal: DIY Drones Can we rename it to something which isn't already a well known site? Or do you intend that this be the Q&A for that site in particular rather than the hobby in general?