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Will questions about developing for VR/AR be on-topic?

Proposal: Virtual and Augmented Reality The majority (if not all) example questions on this proposal relate to the usage of virtual/augmented reality headsets. However, developing games and ...
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What would this SE have that is not ok on SO?

Proposal: WooCommerce The WooCommerce tag has over 10k questions on Stack Overflow. What would this SE contribute with that can not be asked on SO?
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How to configure a Tango and PyTango environment on Windows [on hold]

Proposal: AskTangoControls Describe how to install/compile the libraries for accessing Tango remote Server and the whole bunch of Java and Python tools.
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Exposure to decentral communities

Proposal: Decentralization This effort could benefit from awareness in existing decentralization projects. Probably the people building systems and using them, participating in actual mesh networks, ...
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What questions should be on topic for Quantum Computing?

Proposal: Quantum Computing This is taken (with minor edits) from an old discussion post I had for the Quantum Computers proposal after it closed and before it was deleted; the question links are ...
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Is the Google SE proposal a duplicate of other sites? [duplicate]

Proposal: Google Related: Will this site overlap the scope of Web Applications? It seems like virtually all Google products are either a Web Application (Web Applications SE), a programming language ...
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Why use this website instead of SO?

Proposal: MATLAB Why would I post my question on this website instead of on stackoverflow, using the matlab tag? I think that the community on SO is big enough to answer questions, and that matlab ...
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Have you upvoted five great questions that have a score less than 10?

Perhaps those following this TiddlyWiki SE proposal aren't familiar with the Stack Exchange model (a good possibility, looking at sidebar "demographics" of followers to date). There are currently 39 ...
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How is this different from existing stack exchange sites?

How is this proposal different from existing stack exchange sites, particulary StackOverflow, but also sites like Cross Validated and Signal Processing? The Area 51 FAQ explicitly states that sites ...
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Is this proposal a subset of the Blockchain Technology proposal?

Proposal: Cryptocurrencies, while being a superset of various cryptocurrency proposals/betas (e.g. Ethereum, Monero etc) also feels liked it is a subset of the wider Blockchain proposal. How wide/...
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Should BitTorrent really be on-topic for Darknet?

Proposal: Darknet The BitTorrent protocol was not designed with privacy in mind, so it may not be appropriate to include here. If you look at current discussions on the developers' GitHub, there's ...
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What questions will be on-topic at Google?

Proposal: Google Earlier this year, there had been a question asking "What will be the main contents of 'Google'?". From this, we got an answer coming to the conclusion that Google does not have a ...
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Why not “Stenography” instead of “CaseCAT Help”?

Proposal: Case CATalyst Help I think it's fantastic that Stenograph wants to get active on Stack Exchange, it's certainly a much better avenue for support (and archiving) than Facebook. However, I ...
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Stack Exchange and / or MaplePrimes

Proposal: Maple Why start a Maple Stack Exchange site when the MaplePrimes forum already exists? I don't necessarily want to repeat the conversation that is happening on MaplePrimes, but it would ...
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Is ERP too specific?

Proposal: ERP software Should this proposal be a little more generic and be for "Platform Development/Admin"? For example, Dynamics 365 is more accurately a combination of a CRM and 2 different ERPs. ...
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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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What will be the main contents of 'Google'?

I've come here ⇅ searching for tipps n' tricks regarding SEO. I later found the answers I was looking for on SO. Which brings me to my Question: What will 'Google' be about? I imagine: SEO Adwords, ...
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This site should be Renamed to Alphabet

Proposal: Google In my opinion, This site should be renamed to Alphabet, see here, Alphabets became the parent of google and Former Google CEO, Larry Page become CEO of Alphabet. So the Parent brand ...
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Should the scope of this Stack include other prediction markets like Gnosis and Hivemind?

Proposal: Augur There are at least 2 other blockchain based prediction markets currently in development Gnosis and Hivemind and more will likely follow. Should they be viewed as on topic for the ...
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DevOps Site Description- too narrow?

Proposal: DevOps The description of the DevOps StackExchange site is currently this: Proposed Q&A site for software Engineers working on automated testing, continuous delivery, service ...
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Operating Systems Development

My proposal for creating a hobby OS Dev SE was closed as a duplicate of computer science SE. While I certainly don't agree with that, what should I expect to happen for proposing the same site but ...
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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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Anyone have a good idea for a name for this proposed site?

This site proposal is currently called Practical cloud computing. Has anyone thought of potential other names for such a site? In examining popular StackExchange sites, the names seem to be divided ...
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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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Do we discuss here as well the about the good practises on how to build the right mindset/cultural in a organisation?

Often you can see that DevOps is about automation of tasks, measuring services and sharing information, but the right mindset/culture is also very important when it comes to practising DevOps. Are we ...
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Differences with Artificial Intelligence?

Proposal: Singularity After seeing the questions in this proposal, I fail to see how those question would be off-topic for http://ai.stackexchange.com/ in the specifig singularity tag as there's ...
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would asterisk be considered on-topic?

Proposal: Telecommunications Asterisk is a telecommunications software.
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Let's start 2017 Community ads for Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry!

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry I have put community ads for use 2017 Community Ad cycle. Here's a list of sites that they are on: Geographic Information Systems Software Engineering ...
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Users With 200+ Reputation For Commitment Phase [duplicate]

I have started a proposal and it is going well. However, once we get to the commitment phase we will not have 100 users with 200+ reputation on other sites. This is because most of the users are new ...
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Similar or Different Example Questions

Proposal: Case CATalyst Help Should our example questions be very different from the other ones or is it good to have two questions with the same issue but worded differently?
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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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How will this be better than other CATalyst help groups?

Proposal: Case CATalyst Help There are already lots of private groups on facebook for CATalyst help, how will this site be better?
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Logout Bug When Clicking on Discussion

If a user only has an area 51 account, and clicks on discussion it logs them out, when they login again and click on discussion it does the same thing. It becomes an endless circle. So far I have it ...
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Is this Site more about building crypto-currencies or maintaining them?

Proposal: Cryptocurrencies here i have a question! I am quite interested to know weather this site would have questions more about building Crypto currencies or will be more concentrated on their ...
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R&D Automitive Electrics Electronics (EE)

I would love to create a question answer site, like StackOverflow, that deals with the subjects from the electrics and electronis in the automotive R&D sector (car infotainment, function ...
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Automtive Elektrik Elektronik [duplicate]

Ich würde gerne eine deutschsprachige Frage-Antwort-Seite, analog zu Stackoverflow, kreieren, die sich mit Themen aus der EE im automotiven Bereich (Infotainment, Funktionsentwicklung, ...) ...
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ANSYS Proposal Closed?

I'd like to discuss the closure of the ANSYS proposal as a duplicate of engineering. http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/106028/ansys I feel that engineering is too broad of a topic, that's ...
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Why do we need a stackexchange for 3d graphics if we have one for computer graphics and other for graphics design?

Proposal: 3D Graphics We have already this site:http://computergraphics.stackexchange.com/ and this site too: http://graphicdesign.stackexchange.com/ What advantages could give us this new ...
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How can i change the topic of my proposal?

Is there any way to change the topic of my proposal, for example from Technology to Life, or i should to delete it and create it again? Thank you.
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Deep Learning Forum Proposal

I have an idea for a forum for deep learning discussions, somewhat like deeplearning.stackexchange.com. The deep learning class IFT 6266 (Winter 2017) in Montreal has an idea of exchanging academic ...
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Have you added five questions? Have you used all five of your upvotes on questions with less than 10 votes?

Proposal: Big Data Why does this proposal have so many followers who haven't voted up questions, and who haven't offered their own questions? Remember, you can add five example questions, to help ...
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I have created a chat room for this proposal?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry The Chat Room Dedicated to this proposal A new chat room has been created and the link is edited. I hope we will have more commitments in the new year ...
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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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How is this proposal distinct from existing SE sites like SO or SU?

Proposal: ERP software It seems like this proposed site could have an awful lot of crossover with Stack Overflow and Super User, both of which already have tags for many ERP systems like Dynamics and ...
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Are questions about evolution on topic?

The Singularity is a prediction that is pursuant to a theory of evolutionary processes, and exponential growth. So is the topic of this stack exchange the prediction itself, or the concepts and ...
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Dedicated chat-room

I created a dedicated chat-room for this proposal. You are welcome to join it! Proposal: DevOps
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Would you consider merging with Practical Cloud Computing proposal?

Proposal: AWS Hi, I've opened Practical Cloud Computing a few months ago. We begun as an AWS proposal, but after a short discussion the scope was broadened to all cloud provider, not just AWS. ...
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Can we rename this Virtual & Augmented Reality?

This proposal looks like it's considering this as an appropriate forum to discuss Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR) and Mixed Reality(MR) HMDs and non-HMDs. That's great. But then AR and MR ...
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Are microcontroller processors on-topic here?

Proposal: Internet of Things Can people ask things about microcontrollers such as the Cortex-M3? (specifically the CM3, not the external peripherals)