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How does it stand out/differentiate from the CrossValidated and StackOverflow communities?

Proposal: MATLAB How is it different from the Matlab tags on the CrossValidated, DataScience and the StackOverflow communities? For discussions on statistics, computations, algorithms and ...
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How do we get the last 10 questions above 10 points? [duplicate]

Proposal: OpenFOAM Technology Hi everyone! Does anyone have any idea on how to get rid of the last 10 questions? We have ample users, but people do not seem to be voting enough.
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Intent Establishment (Establishing Our Intent)

Proposal: CodeBreakers/CodeHackers/HackOverflow So.. What exactly is our intent? The proposal reads: "..for pure open-source code hackers interested in manipulating existing code ...
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Is this a duplicate of so many sites?

Proposal: Ecommerce Tools Sounds like a duplicate of User Experience and Stack Overflow, just to name a few...
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Maybe it's better to aggregate this proposal with GIS.SE

Proposal: Geomatics and Remote Sensing Regarding this discussion, I have an idea for my proposal. I think it will be better if we aggregate this with Geographic Information Systems and name the ...
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Better name for CodeHackers/HackOverflow proposal?

As discussed, the previous HackOverflow proposal has been closed as the term "hacker" is too ambiguous. I've changed the name to CodeHackers which potentially should avoid any confusion. In this way ...
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Proposed Q&A site for users of the PrestaShop e-Commerce platform

What do you think about Q&A site for users of the PrestaShop e-Commerce platform? It could be similar to this one: http://magento.stackexchange.com/ I'll be glad if you could provide and review ...
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“Unmanned aircraft” title proposal / difference from Aviation

For proposal: Drones & Quadcopters: How about "Unmanned aircraft" for a title? Edit to question per comments: What's the distinction between this and Aviation?
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Isn't Recommendations the exact opposite behavior desired from a StackExchange Q&A site?

Proposal: Website Recommendations I fear this proposal will not be able to survive long term as the key to making these Q&A sites work is when there is a definitive (set) of answers that can be ...
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Why do we need Embedded Systems when there is Electrical Engineering?

Proposal: Embedded Systems There is already a question about why this new, third proposal of the site will succeed. It mentions a list about sites that fit for questions about embedded design. I ...
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Why HackOverflow will not become a site

Proposal: HackOverflow Proposal: CodeBreakers/CodeHackers/HackOverflow The definition of this proposal was completed yesterday. I wanted to be sure the entire 'Definition' Phase play out so we could ...
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Do I have the permittion to advertise this proposal in other stackexchange sites?

Proposal: Geomatics and Remote Sensing I've been thinking about advertising this definition in othe stackexchange sites like: Geographical Information Systems Cross Validated Earth Sciences ...
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What else could be on the scope?

What kind of ideas you have which can expand our scope further more and make it even more interesting? The proposals shouldn't be too much overlapped with other existing SE sites. Therefore you ...
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How to handle 'black-hats'?

Proposal: HackOverflow / CodeHackers/HackOverflow It's written that this site should be made for 'white-hats', who are interested in malicious code analysis, etc. But what if some evil 'black-hats' ...
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Why asset protection is off-topic?

Proposal: HackOverflow / CodeHackers/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 ...
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How do we define hacking?

Could be a bit to early to discuss, but I think it's important as this can help with better understanding our scope and quality of the questions. How actually we can define hacking? Proposal: ...
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HackOverflow Sandbox

To get some feedback on how to ask what kind of questions, I'm proposing this thread as a sandbox for asking the potential good questions to avoid any confusion (especially for people non-familiar ...
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Not a duplicate to Open Source

Proposal: Open Source Software Projects Open Source pertains to the licensing of open source projects, not joining or starting one and the code behind the projects. There are also not limited to ...
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How to practice sql injection [closed]

I'm new to Security in computer science. I trying to learn how to sql inject. But problem is I was unable test the skill. I found many tutorials but there was no actual site to test whether it's ...
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What is the definition of “hardware” in the scope of the Hardware Recommendations Proposal

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Hardware in the title of this proposal is a very vague term. While this may be intentionally vague, most of the example questions in the proposal seems to focus on ...
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Can we expand the scope to all watercraft?

Proposal: Sailing Do we have to stay limited to just sailing watercraft? Can we expand the scope to include all types of watercraft, whether sail powered or nuclear powered, civilian or military? ...
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Can external hack challenges be on-topic?

I'm proposing code hack challenges as part of the scope of this proposal. For example people can post their challenges with specially prepared code (which should be short enough to fit the post) and ...
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Is it possible to get the wifi password of a router? [closed]

Is is possible for hackers to acquire the password of our router if they have setuped a dummy router that has the same SSID as ours, let's say that our devices is trying to connect to that dummy ...
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Suggestions for spreading the word to people that care

Proposal: Stack Overflow in Spanish Beyond the obvious of share to social networks, what are some ways to get people that would already be interested in this proposal to come and support it? (see my ...
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StackExchange does not support Right to Left languages currently, what good does proposing “Stack Overflow in Persian” do?

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Persian) Yes as stated in No support for right-to-left languages they are not going to add RTL support soon. but, the point is that they do follow their roadmap which has ...
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Creation of a new site for remote sensing community

If you agree with what I have written here, comment under this question and tell me whether you will follow if I make a proposal and also give some suggestion for questions of remote sensing that ...
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How do we best promote embedded?

Proposal: Embedded Systems I believe we should target the TI, Atmel, and ST forums. Those each have several questions per day, and I think the SE format would benefit all of them. But I don't want ...
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This proposal went to private beta and was closed once. Why will it succeed this time?

Proposal: Embedded Systems I have two questions for consideration here: The previous embedded systems proposal was in beta for 16 days. It did not receive enough traction to remain open. The top ...
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What is the best way to promote this proposal?

I hate to spam the chat rooms, but how do we get this site promoted? Proposal: ITIL
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Is the term best ever viable for use

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Though the term best can lead to discussion in the answers and comments, which can be a bad thing, asking a question about something such as The best $400~ (U.S.) ...
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Ruby on Rails is amply covered by Stack Overflow

Proposal: Ruby On Rails claims in its description: "Ruby On Rails community is a big one on Stack Overflow [300 000 questions and counting]." The fact that there are >300k question about a ...
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StackOverflow brings together millions of programmers in a collective effort. Why partition it into mutually exclusive areas of overlapping info?

StackOverflow in other languages ​​is a redundancy detrimental to the global community of programmers. A great deal of effort in the design of stackoverflow is put into detecting and eliminating ...
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The “Stack Overflow in Spanish” Project is Underway!

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Spanish) Work is beginning to create a Stack Overflow site in Spanish! My name is JuanM and I am the community manager who will be responsible for this project. I ...
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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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אפשר לראות את האתר מימין לשמאל?

Proposal: StackOverflow in (in Hebrew) אפשר עם userscript אבל האם אפשר לעשות את זה בצד השרת? Thanks Mureinik for the English translation: Can we have the site aligned from right to left? It can be ...
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Please vote for the example questions!

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Please vote for the proposal or this will die. If it dies theres nothing on Stack Exchange that can take up the slack.
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Algorithm Optimization O(n)

I am thinking of proposing a data structure and algorithm Q&A group, where users can ask questions related to Data structures and Algorithms and get really space/time optimized solutions. The ...
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Proposal for algorithm site

I am thinking of proposing a "Algorithms" site. I want your suggestion, whether it is a good idea. In algorithm, data-structure is also included. Some may argue that following sites already answer ...
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Relaunch of Embedded Systems

Proposal: Embedded Systems We're attempting a relaunch: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/90111/embedded-systems?referrer=tKBmZnGmrVzyH9jIydgvwQ2. Let's see if we can get this one going.
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Breadth of questions

Should all questions be allowed regarding the deep web? There are several things to take into considerations regarding metrics of Q&A regarding the deepweb proposal. Moral/Ethical - there are ...
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Something smells fishy

Proposal: Ethereum This proposal has exactly 100 users, many who joined very recently, who only follow this proposal and have no associated Stack Overflow accounts. Nearly a quarter joined in the ...
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Ideas to improve the “Core OS” proposal on Stack Exchange?

Proposal: Core OS Please, share your ideas about the CoreOS proposal on Stack Exchange. Do you think it would be useful ? Ideas to improve it ? Let's share ideas.
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What is the best way to measure whether Ethereum is gaining or losing traction? [closed]

Proposal: Ethereum How can we measure whether Ethereum as a technology is "picking up" or slowly losing relevance? - Number of individual accounts? - Number of smart contract? - Overall hashrate?
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Can I reccomend my own site? [closed]

Proposal: Website Recommendations If someone asks for a site which I think mine would do well, can I reccomend it as long as I give full disclosure? What about answering my own question with my own ...
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How to prevent questions from quickly becoming outdated?

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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Thoughts on Relaunching Embedded System SE in September 2015

Proposal: Embedded Systems The Embedded Systems proposal is in the verge of failing. Robert Cartaino has made the follow comment every fiber of my being is screaming "gawd, this site SHOULD ...
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Duplicate of Embedded Systems that just entered beta

Proposal: Embedded Systems This appears to be a duplicate of the Embedded Systems site that entered private beta about 10 days ago.
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Does rom hacking belong here?

Proposal: Emulation I could not find the proper place for asking rom hacking questions. Would this site be the right place?
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Expand name to include both Free Software and Open Source?

Proposal: Open Source To some people, there is an important distinction between Free Software and Open Source Software, at a philosophical level. I'm not really interested in having that fight ...