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Nome da comunidade Arduino

Proposal: Arduino Brasil Abri essa discussão aqui para saber da comunidade a opinião de vocês sobre o da comunidade. Na minha opinião, colocar o nome do site como Arduino Brasil poderia dificultar ...
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Chat para debate da criação da comunidade Arduino Brasil

Proposal: Arduino Brasil Criei um chat no link: http://chat.stackexchange.com/rooms/24221/arduino-brasil-administracao para que possamos discutir a administração e criação da comunidade. Conto com a ...
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Chat para esquentar os ânimos de quem só quer saber de Arduino

Proposal: Arduino Brasil Para quem não quer se envolver nas questões administrativas da comunidade, mas já quer ir compartilhando conhecimento e tirando aquela pulga da orelha, criei um chat para ...
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Duvida sobre função “millis()” [on hold]

Proposal: Arduino Brasil Bom dia pessoal. estou tentando fazer um conjunto de sinais de transito, que tem seu tempo cortado pela metade quando o botão da faixa de pedestre é pressionado. ja vis ...
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Json schema for health data [on hold]

Are there more initiatives like https://www.openmhealth.org Working on json schema for mHealth Data? Thanks for info. Proposal: openEHR
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With regards to the OWF 7 IWC Adapter: Where is ozp-iwc-owf7-widget-adapter.js? [on hold]

I have poured through the documentation and code and I cannot find the actual ozp-iwc-owf7-widget-adapter.js file that is continually referenced. I feel like I may be making a really rookie mistake; ...
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What topics could this also include?

Proposal: 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping I created this topic primarily for 3D Printing, however Rapid Prototyping is becoming much more feasible in home, and there is a lot of other at-home ...
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How to migrate from snmp to statsd? [on hold]

Proposal: DevOps As a DevOps Engineer for a hosting company I have to work with older systems that are not covering every aspect of monitoring. There has been a lot of push back on using a modern ...
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Is Cell Phone a duplicate?

Proposal: Cell Phone There are several places where you can ask some questions about cell phones, but there is no place to ask all Stack Exchange appropriate questions about All cell phones. ...
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What did we learn from the previous private beta?

Proposal: Computer Graphics Some of you were here for the previous Computer Graphics private beta, which did not succeed. I'd like to see suggestions of what we have learned about how to approach ...
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Why do we need yet another programming site?

Proposal: Edge cases in programming The StackeExchange network already has multiple sites related to programming. What would site have to offer that wouldn't be on topic on StackOverflow, Programmers ...
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Can it include things like GPGPU programming?

Proposal: Computer Graphics GPGPU programming include different technologies with the objective of increasing speed of normal CPU computation. While they involve graphic cards, they are rarely ...
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Duplicate of StackOverflow

Proposal: Python Python, like all other programming languages, is already on-topic at StackOverflow, where it is well served by the community.
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How do we quantify whether or not to promote this site from beta to production?

Proposal: Sandbox The problem as I see this, is that if this were to make Beta, some of the benchmarks to push from beta to production are user traffic and visits. This could go fairly ballistic as ...
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I suggest questions relating the IOMMU

Unfortunately, I already used my 5 possible question slots, but if you didn't until now, maybe inserting the topic into the list of the example questions could be considered. The IOMMU is a chip on ...
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Why asset protection is off-topic?

Proposal: HackOverflow From what I can see in the proposed scope, asset protection is very important to hackers who will use the site and can guarantee excellent questions and discussions. So why ...
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Technology discussions are welcome?

Proposal: Torrenting Discussions about the techs behind of torrents are welcome in this proposal? I mean, questions about P2P networks and things like this : how to create one? How to improve my P2P ...
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What? Doesn't this exist?

Proposal: Ubuntu Touch This is on topic on Ask Ubuntu. However, it doesn't seem to do very well. As of writing, there are 1642 question with the ubuntu-touch tag. Of them, 596 have 0 answers, and ...
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Wikis are on topic on the Community Building Stack Exchange

Proposal: Wikis I'm a bit confused: I don't understand why a wikipedia stack exchange is needed, when Community Building already exists. Not only are all the example questions for the Wikis proposal ...
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Overlap with video production

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation I can definitely see an overlap here as 3D motion graphics are obviously a huge part of video production nowadays.
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On why having a DevOps q&a website would be useful for many

Proposal: DevOps Unfortunately there is currently too much (negative) hype attached to the word devops. But there is also increasing interest into this field, as you can see new proposal are being ...
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Single-board computers are embedded systems

Proposal: Linux Single Board Computers The Embedded Systems proposal is already in the commitment phase. Pretty much any issue that's specific to single-board computers should be on-topic on ...
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Try to change Profile Picture, got redirected to Gravatar.com ?

When I try to Edit, and change the picture of my profile. I get redirected to gravatar.com ! I think there is a problem with AREA51 website.
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Why a new community about Computational Quantum Chemistry?

Proposal: Computational Quantum Chemistry Computational Quantum Chemistry is an active topic since almost 100 years and has driven development of both hardware and software (see e.g. Hartree). This ...
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Are we going to require Polish characters in questions?

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Polish) In the exemplary questions there are some which have no Polish characters (eg. roznica instead of różnica), while some use these signs. I think it should be ...
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How to prevent quick outdation of questions?

If we were to make a SE on Hardware Recommendations, most of the questions which would end up here will get outdated very quickly. It's possible to also encounter questions such as: Gaming Computer ...
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Maya proposal : MANIFESTO for newcomers

Proposal: Maya If you are bored of searching answers to your questions for minutes, finding wrong answers, searching through long threads of hundreds of messages... Even finding out there was no ...
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Should “Digital forensics” be on the scope of this page?

Questions about Digital forensics could be about recovery of data, logs etc. on different devices, systems and file systems. Analysis about recovered or damaged data and logs. Should this topic be on ...
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Will off-site resource requests be on topic here?

Proposal: Computer-Aided Design (CAD) On most of the SE sites, off-site resource request questions are generally off topic for various reasons. I've noticed a number of such questions in the example ...
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Why do we need another site for shell?

Proposal: Scripting/Puzzles/Games/Algorithms in Shell It seems as though any question asked on this site could easily be asked on StackOverflow, SuperUser or CodeGolf, depending on the exact nature ...
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We'd love a French Stack Overflow - but it's a long way out

Proposal: Programmation (Stack Overflow in French) The main deciding factor going into what we localize is how many developers that speak a given language can't, for whatever reason, use our English ...
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Notice: Elementary OS is on-topic on Unix.SE

As part of the process to create new sites, the Community team reviews proposals to make sure they would be good additions to our existing set of sites. One reason we close proposals is when they ...
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Is participation in Area 51 low, or is this a bad idea?

I thought this crowd would be the perfect demographic for a decent HTPC forum. I've never found a really good one, and certainly not in Stack Exchange format. I'd really like to understand because I ...
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Crossover with Software Recommendations

Proposal: Offline Will there be crossover with Software Recommendation? The proposal description mentions desktop-searching, Wikipedia dumps, mirroring, web-crawling but I'm not clear if asking about ...
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Is a Unity3d stackexchange necessary considering that there is answers.unity3d.com?

Proposal: Unity3D Unity Technologies themselves host an own question on answer site on answers.unity3d.com which has a very active community. It is based on the AnswerHub software - a clone of ...
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Should questions and/or answers be translated to English?

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in German) Sollten Fragen (und/oder Antworten) sowohl in Deutsch als auch in Englisch geschrieben werden bzw. ein solches Vorgehen empfohlen werden? Ich sehe das oft bei ...
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Would the Emulation proposal already be covered by the Retrocomputing proposal?

Proposal: Emulation Emulation hasn't been ruled off-topic for Retrocomputing.
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Any reason Retrocomputing isn't on topic at Super User?

Proposal: Retrocomputing We have a ruling from Meta.SuperUser back in the day, that vintage computing is on topic at SU. So I'd guess anything on topic here would also be on topic on SU. I ...
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Duplicate for Stack Overflow?

Proposal: django CMS Could this proposal drain the audience forms Stack Overflow? It seems to be an extension of Django, which already has high activity within SO.
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Is Electric Vehicles a subset of Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair?

Proposal: Electric Vechicles This proposal should be considered a subset of Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair. Nearly all of the questions noted here would be considered on-topic for the site. ...
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Tk toolkit not appropriate as it overlaps on other sites?

Proposal: Tk toolkit Would the content to be introduced within this proposal already be more appropriate for sites such as Code Understanding, and Stack Overflow. Example questions such as "How can I ...
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To help establish and improve the Linux Single Board Computer Q&A site

Proposal: Linux Single Board Computers Thank you for joining the Linux Single Board Computers community. You can support the proposal by voting for the example questions, share your insight via ...
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Augmented Reality, again rebooted?

Proposal: Augmented Reality AR got no support last time, so why not merge it with Virtual Reality so that the total number of supporters will finally get you through?
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Apparently this is a duplicate

Proposal: Agile Project Management Yeah, I suggested an Agile site too. I personally believe it's a big enough topic at least trial. But can understand the reluctance to take a huge chunk away from ...
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Could this overlap with the Open Source Proposal?

Proposal: Software Licenses Many software licences are open sourced, so could this overlap with Open Source?
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But… software architects are NOT programmers

Proposal: Software Architecture Thanks anyway, we will do this somewhere else...