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Promoting the proposal (Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry) on YouTube

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry The Chat Room Dedicated to this proposal Today I was searching the net and I saw these two proposal ads on YouTube. Stack Exchange Q&A Site ...
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It's on-topic on Deep Web, so please join the private beta

I'd like to highlight that I2P network is on-topic at Deep Web and it's already in private beta at: http://deepweb.stackexchange.com/ To access the site just go to the proposal page and follow the ...
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How do we get more comitters?

Proposal: 3D Graphics Seems to me that we need to go and do some legwork to find more people to commit to this cause. Any ideas on where to market this stuff welcome. By sharing the idea you do not ...
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Thoughts on a Minecraft SE site

I'm quite new to posting on SE sites, with only a question or maybe two on Stack Overflow before, but I'd like to get into being around more and being part of the community. A lot of what I do is to ...
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I'm planning to publish an app on Google Play and Apple Store to advertize the proposal!

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry The Chat Room Dedicated to this proposal I've planned to build an English mobile app for promoting this proposal and making people familiar with the ...
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Promoting the proposal (Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry )on Quora

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry The Chat Room Dedicated to this proposal Quora has rather active and large(2.3k+) user base for remote sensing and 185 users for photogrammetry. So it ...
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Please upvote the community promotion ad for the proposal in GIS.SE

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry The Chat Room Dedicated to this proposal As you might know followers that are experienced SE users are more important for a proposal. Because they're ...
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Site needs a clearer definition

Proposal: Internet of things This proposal is lacking momentum from good questions. Part of the problem is that there is no scope described in the proposal other than the magic buzzword of the year. ...
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Isn't Qubes OS a subset of Super User?

Proposal: Qubes OS Qubes OS is, according to its website "A reasonably secure operating system". Wouldn't that make it on-topic on Super User? Why do we need a dedicated site for it?
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Why don't SO sites have a separate beta interface for every language in beta?

Yeah, why? I have seen SO betas (e.g. ESSO (EsStackOverflow.SE)), but they haven't got any differences from normal sites (e.g. SO (StackOverflow.SE)) other than logos/icons/language. Why does this ...
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Educational programming Q&A (“homework”)

I don't love the eternal question "Is this homework? We don't use the answer but we need to know whether or not it is homework." Why can't we have a Q&A site for educational programming where ...
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Is it ok to ask for links to tutorials for Blender Render?

Proposal: 3D Graphics Is it ok to ask for links to tutorials for Blender rendering?
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Should the “Home Automation” proposal be enveloped by IoT?

Proposal: Internet of things A large portion of the "internet of things" is made up of connected home automation devices. While it's been closed, the Home Automation proposal got relatively far in ...
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Can a closed beta be revived again?

Proposal: Electronic Gadgets I noticed a meta question on the main SE site asking for the appropriate SE site to ask their question that is related to mobile phones. The user that answered this ...
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Will a CMS proposal be accepted?

Just wondering what the policy is on accepting a proposal for a CMS/technology platform? I notice there is the Craft one already and it has been in "Beta" for a considerable period of time. Is this a ...
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Naming (near) duplicate: 3D Computer Graphics and Computer Graphics

Proposal: 3D Computer Graphics There is a site named Computer Graphics, which currently is in public beta and is for computer graphics researchers and programmers. While the scopes of both sites are ...
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Can us contribute to the stackoverflow localization with our mother language?

As I knew at a minutes ago, That our community in progressing to the internationalization "state of the stack", can us contribute with our mother language ? or our community have chosen any translator ...
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Where is the limit when asking 3D-oriented scripting questions?

Proposal: 3D Computer Graphics Ok, so here we are talking about CGI software from all the scope: Blender (polygonal modeling), Nuke (compositing), ZBbrush (sculpt modeling), SolidWorks (CAD), etc. ...
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How will this site succeed where an almost identical SE site failed before?

Proposal: 3D Computer Graphics There is a similar SE sites that ended up being closed: - http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/5022/3d-graphics What will this one do differently to succeed? ...
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Isn't Stackexchange for these kinds of questions and answers?

Proposal: Deep Web The way I see it, stackexchange is a way to get answers to things that you cannot simply google search. Is there something different about this proposal, like finding entire ...
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A Community Promotion Ad might help boost the commitment level of the Retrocomputing proposal

Proposal: Retrocomputing Has anyone considered doing a Community Promotion Ad for this group? The commitments have been steadily increasing to about 150, but this has slowing down lately. ...
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Check and redistribute your votes if necessary!

Proposal: 3D Computer Graphics There are currently 33 upvotes on 5 of the example questions that have been closed: My model has random discolored patches when rendered Is there a simple way to model ...
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How does this differ from the other IT Stack sites?

Proposal: IT Architecture I can assume for myself that this proposal might be for a more theoretical or general forum, perhaps for business processes, etc rather than being specifically about ...
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Is “Programming Languages” a duplicate of “StackOverflow” and/or “Programmers”?

Would you agree that Programming Languages a duplicate of StackOverflow and/or Programmers?
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How to appeal a close-as-duplicate decision?

My AWS proposal was closed as a duplicate of the Web Apps SA. I made some counter arguments (AWS is not a web app, and there are very few AWS questions in the SA site). Who can re-open the proposal, ...
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Not a duplicate?

Proposal: AWS I can't imagine getting an answer on Web Apps for any of the example questions in this proposal.
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How about blitting, surfaces, and other image redering

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Will this Q&A include topics, of blitting, rendering surfaces, pushing images and video to the screen, loading various image formats, etcetera, from ...
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intel DPDK Next generation of Networking [duplicate]

Intel DPDK is Driver and Development Kit for 10 gig and 40 gig and 100 gig Network packet processing . It has just PDF documentation and there is No place to ask questions and get Answer . It would ...
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Closed Captioning [duplicate]

I have been very appreciative of some of the communities on SE. In particular, Workplace and StackOverflow. I would like to start a community for closed captioning. Specifically for the technology ...
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Define Internet of Things

I feel like there is a slight mixup in some of the sample questions that Internet of Things requires internet connection. I'd like to kick off a discussion of what other people think Internet of ...
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Let's start 2016 Community ads for Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry!

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry The Chat Room Dedicated to this proposal I have put community ads for use in the 2016 Community Ad cycle. Here's a list of sites that they are on: ...
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Would Devops-related SW recommendations be on-topic on DevOps?

Proposal: DevOps One of the reasons for the DevOps proposal is to have a common place for asking a variety of kinds of questions which as a whole wouldn't be on-topic for related sites like ...
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Is this proposed Q&A site for home video game consoles also?

Proposal: Retro Computing
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PSA: No need to vote on questions over 10 votes - let's stay focused on the requirement

Proposal: Retro Computing Folks, let's vote in a smarter way, there is absolutely no need for a question to have 17 votes (as of now the top-voted one). As long as it has 10 that's enough. Save your ...
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What about biggish iron?

Proposal: Retro Computing The proposal only mentions micros. But retro computing is also about minis and big iron mainframes. Would it be acceptable to include all retro computing enthusiasts?
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More Voting! More Questions! More Sharing!

thanks for jumping on board this so quickly! Keep sharing the love and we'll get this sucker through to a beta site in no time (i.e. < 12 months)... then the benefits of the thing will really start ...
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Excel Stack Exchange

Proposal: Excel I have suggested a stack exchange for Excel Q+A's. I've asked several about VBA and Excel and they often tend to go down like a lead balloon on the stack exchanges I would ask (Stack ...
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What do you think about an Arch Linux site?

I was thinking about creating a proposal on an Arch Linux Stack Exchange site. Since Arch has lots of users and is in the top DistroWatch.com Linux Distributions, I think it would be awesome. Many ...
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The last 10 yards ( 10 more commitments needed )

Proposal: 3D Printing With now just 6 more commitments needed to bring this site to beta it is looking like we are going to make it; with that being said, we are going to need to start spreading the ...
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Why was the “StackExchange in German” proposal deleted? [duplicate]

There was enough commitment and last I checked it SO was waiting for the translation. So what happened?
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How can we advertise this site to people who own 3D printers

Proposal: 3D Printing How can we get this site out to other 3D Printers? There are many groups out there already. I doubt they would be too happy if we tried to take away their users by advertising ...
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Place to ask generic electronic hardware questions?

Is there a place in the StackExchange network for questions on any hardware related issues? It seems the answer is no, but please correct me if I'm missing something. For example, StackOverflow is ...
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Why proposal deleted within 2 days? (Also Deleting vs Closing decision) [duplicate]

Proposal: Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) Why this proposal is deleted within just two days? There were probably 3 follower and 3 example questions. I want to know why proposals are directly ...
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Isn't it better to close this proposal?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry The Chat Room Dedicated to this proposal Regarding the fact that GIS SE has changed its definition on the tour page and now it covers remote sensing ...
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Why yet another trial at an AI project?

A quick search on Area51 shows already two closed AI proposals, one 4 years ago, and one last year. Both were focusing on the technological aspects, and they may have come too early. In 2015, we can ...
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General Discussion About *Ask Mint*

Proposal: Ask Mint A note to the moderators: PLEASE do not mark this proposal as a duplicate of Unix & Linux! An e-mail has been sent to Linux Mint regarding this proposal. Several proposals ...
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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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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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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?