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This type of question is not allowed under the rules of Stack Overflow

Proposal: Asp.Net Mobile Web Development It would be closed as it is not a programming question and is opinion based This is the reason for proposing an alternative.
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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 ...
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How about this picture for the ad promoting this proposal?

Proposal: Digital Forensics I made this (with my high-end skills in designing!). Would this do? I'm sure someone (almost everyone) can do better!
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How to get the Digital Forensics proposal to the next phase?

Proposal: Digital Forensics This proposal is still in the definition phase. In order to get it to the next phase we need (at this time) 12 more followers and 21 more questions with a score of 10 or ...
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Copyright on CTF will prevent self contained questions

Stackexchange generally prefers self-contained questions and answers that remain understandable even if external resources disappear. On the other hand the CTF description and material is protected ...
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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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Extend the scope of this site to all non-open questions regarding CTFs

As seen in this example question, and several others (this, this, this and this), it might be a good move to extend the scope of this site from voting up and down write-up links to all kinds of ...
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This proposal is similar to Artificial Intelligence

Proposal Deep Learning is similar to proposal Artificial Intelligence. What exactly is the difference? Deep Learning is a major part of Artificial Intelligence, so it will be heavily discussed there. ...
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Why doesn't some of the followers' name appear in the list of followers?

A year ago, when I started the remote sensing and photogrammetry proposal, I invited some of my classmates to follow it. Two of them were FaCh and and Bahareh Yekkekhani (I can't find her profile ...
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Are pipeline questions explicitly on-topic in “3D Graphics”?

Proposal: 3D Graphics [1] 3d-computer-graphics This proposal currently covers "3D modeling, layout, animation, and 3D rendering" which obviously has direct bearing on the CG, VFX, animation and ...
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Can the microbit be used to create POV displays [on hold]

Proposal: micro:bit I have been trying to use the microbit to create a persistence of vision display on a spinning bike wheel. I have tried various approaches but am starting to suspect the built in "...
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Site suggested for AngularJS-2

I am suggestion AngularJS 2 site on stack. There was angularjs-1 but angularjs 2 is arrived and its growing very fast. So instead of tags only i am suggesting AngularJS 2 site. Few links of ...
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This is a subset of the existing Security Stack Exchange

Proposal: Capture the Flag Infosec/CyberSec CTF's are currently a subset of the existing Security Stack Exchange, and in fact we have our own CTF team who enter major competitions, a chat room ...
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Would this be confused with the Linux shell DASH?

I know having a whole site about DASH (the linux shell) would be very specific, but is this going to be a problem? You might get off-topic questions because of this. Proposal: Dash
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Looks like this is on topic on Music.SE

Proposal: Lmms Based on this discussion on Music.SE, this should be on topic on that site already. Q: Would a question about how to use a certain software for making scores or other music ...
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Promoting this proposal

Any ideas, suggestions, opinions, remarks, on promoting this proposal to other communities or forums without being down voted (or kicked out)? Proposal: Digital Forensics
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Can TI, Atmel, Microchip officially promote StackExchange?

I have been working on Texas Instruments hardware and I feel that despite having a positive question record on the Electrical Engineering site, most of my questions regarding TI hardware go unanswered....
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AWS only too specific?

Proposal: AWS I feel as though an AWS board would be too specific, while a board focused around Cloud Platforms in general would be better. This would allow it to include discussions from Google's ...
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RfC sent to what-if.xkcd.com

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) Questions sent along to what-if: Ca. 1 March 2016 I sent the following message along to the contact address one can find at what-if. I'll post any reply I get. ...
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Sites soliciting reviews, recommendations, comparisons, collaborations…

"Software Recommendations" was created in a time when the sheer size of our software developer audience gave them the collateral to give this a shot. "Hardware Recommendations" later expanded on that ...
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You can't limit to just FPV and Drones. Other RC disciplines are closely related

Multi-rotors and FPV are very closely associated with other RC flying disciplines and share the same technology and components. It's silly to limit to just quads and quad racing. Proposal: Drones
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Name DIscussion

Proposal: Arch Linux Answer with a possible name for this StackExchange community!
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how can this proposal be marked as duplicate of Data Science? [duplicate]

Proposal: Big Data programming Data Science: http://datascience.stackexchange.com/ Big Data is agnostic of Data Science.
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What is the difference between this new proposed site and Data Science site?

I am curious why we need another related site when we already have data science. Why we need this site? is there any advantage of using this site? Proposal: Big Data programming
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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 ...
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3 years ago, Big data forum failed… Can we try for it again?

I want to start this proposal for BIG Data again. It has been 3 years since the last proposal was stopped and things are going to work very differently now as the tech landscape has changed ...
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Are boto and boto3 (or other programming APIs) on topic?

Proposal: AWS Boto and Boto3 are Python wrappers for the AWS API. Will these be on-topic?
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I have lost my sleep, Robert! If you will be closing this again, then do it now! [duplicate]

Proposal: Website recommendations Last time you closed this when it reached 75%. Right now it has reached 70% and I don't know whether this will reach Private beta or not. I am disturbed. I keep on ...
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How would you define “specific and specialized” purposes

Proposal: Website recommendations It might well be the case that something which is specialized for one person might be general and trivial for another. How do we plan to resolve this quandary/...
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Retrocomputing covers most of that

"As long as we're perating in legal (and brighter shades of gray area), the questions would be on-topic on Retrocomputing.SE. The rest would probably be againts the StackExchange rules anyway, and ...
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Does this proposal interfere with the current BitCoin Site?

Proposal: Dash I understand that Dash is very similar to the concept of BitCoin, and there is already a current site for Q and A for BitCoin. There is a current Dash tag on the site, and although it ...
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Is Computing history a duplicate of Retrocomputing?

There is significant overlap between the beta site Retrocomputing and the Computing history proposal. What should be done about this? Relevant Retrocomputing Meta post. Proposal: Computing history
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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 ...
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Will unregistered followers of this proposal be notified if it enters the commitment phase?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry I had a quick look on some of the non SE-member followers of this proposal today. And I saw that most of them are unregistered despite having 51 ...
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Appliances are a fairly broad topic and may need a lot of moderation

Proposal: Appliances I think there's a need for a Q&A site for household appliances, but there's not always a black or white on what an appliance is, or to which extent a question there is ...
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Faked Artificial Intelligence like in Game Development

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence Should algorithms that try to fake an intelligent impression with banal functionality behind be part of this new site? I think not since it is a different field and ...
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How is this proposal different from Cross Validated?

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence There is already a site about machine learning named Cross Validated. How is this proposal different?
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Artificial Intelligence proposal scope

I would like to open a discussion on the scope of the Artificial Intelligence proposal. In the last Machine Learning proposal there was some confusion about the scope we wanted, and it never really ...
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What will prevent this proposal from going down again?

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence According to the blog post "No Artificial Intelligence in Area 51", there once was an AI site which was closed down on 2010-12-22. StackOverflow generously ...
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Is there a better name for this proposal?

Proposal: Folding Folding is just a small part of this world of Grid Computing or Distributed Computing... Probably the largest of which is BOINC. Wouldn't something like "Distributed Computing" make ...
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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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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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Does KDE really need its own site?

Proposal: KDE The usages of KDE apps seems to be well-covered by Super User's tag, with more than 500 questions. Development under KDE seems to be well-covered by Stack Overflow's tag with more than ...
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When will be the end of this proposal because of 1 year being in definition phase?

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry As you see in this page, this proposal has been first submitted on August 21th 2015, but the last revision was done on September 9th 2015. Now my ...
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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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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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Difference between Modelling tools and Models?

Proposal: Open Modelling tools for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) What is the difference between Modelling tools and Models? For me it is not clear if it is about the tools used in (open) ...
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How would a community attract contributors with experience with the Stack Exchange network?

Proposal: ROBLOX The last serious proposal to create a Stack Exchange site about ROBLOX did not succeed because it had no way to meet the requirement for a hundred users with more than 200 reputation ...
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Does this interfere with the QubesOS proposal?

Proposal: Virtualization & Emulation http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/98519/qubes-os
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Why I made this proposal

Proposal: Virtualization & Emulation As a new user of Stack Exchange, the time came where I started browsing the list of sites and I was initially surprised by two things: a. There were some ...