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الرجاء المشاركة في المواقع الأخرى والحصول على ٢٠٠ نقطة Please participate in other sites

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) Proposal: Arabic Language السلام عليكم شكراً لكل من عمل كوميت على المقترح. كما ترون حالياً المقترح يقف عند ٤٠٪ ولكي يظهر الموقع ونبدأ نستخدمه نحتاج إلى حوالي ...
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What *exactly* is the unanswered questions stat?

I'm curious as to whether the "unanswered questions" score for beta sites refers to: Questions with zero answers, or Questions with no upvoted or accepted answers. These are two separate queues in ...
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Stackoverflow in persian

As an stackoverflow user who are not native in english I see lots of questions in stackoverflow from new users that they cant say what they really want because of their poor english, and as a persian ...
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Let's make it work this time!

Proposal: Healthcare IT - how do we make it work this time, vs the failed Healthcare IT Beta?
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Why do we need a separate site for Vi/Vim?

Proposal: Vi and vim Vim already falls in the scope of at leat SuperUser & StackOverflow; who do we need a separate StackExcange site?
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Already closed proposal: Vi and Vim

Proposal: Vi and vim There was already such a proposal and it was declined. Don't follow this. Reason was that VI and VIM are on topic on SO and a separate site would pull content.
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Are questions that have answers in the Matlab documentation within the scope of this proposal?

Proposal: MATLAB Are questions that have answers in the Matlab documentation within the scope of this proposal? This question is a result of the discussion in the comments of an example question, ...
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If this goes into beta can we somehow automatically move good questions and answers?

Proposal: Computer Graphics If this goes into beta can we somehow automatically move good questions and answers? Or do all good stuff that was written have to be thought of, asked and answered again? ...
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Version Control is already on Stack Overflow

Proposal: Version Control has been proposed countless times before. It's not going to be made into a site because it is so well covered on Stack Overflow:
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Can we rename it?

Proposal: DIY Drones Can we rename it to something which isn't already a well known site? Or do you intend that this be the Q&A for that site in particular rather than the hobby in general?
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Motivation for the proposal “Solo Programadores (in Spanish)”

Proposal: Solo Programadores (in Spanish) Español: Estoy muy interesado en aprender bien el Ingles, pero no es mi prioridad. La prioridad es aprender a programar mejor. Yo utilizo mucho el ...
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Autocomplete tags is not loading [on hold]

With 4.5 update my editor users are not able to use autocomplete tag feature (in a freetagging field). User with drupal "admin CiviCRM2 permission CAN do it, but obviously I don't want editors have ...
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SEO is clearly covered at WebMasters.SE

Proposal: Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) - clearly this in on-topic and well-covered by WebMasters.SE
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What was the secret of HackOverflow?

Despite the proposal has been closed, it become crowded in a short amount of time. Initially the proposal was called Hacking 101, but when it was renamed to HackOverflow, there was a skyrocket in ...
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How do I enable Drupal Views integration with CiviCRM? [on hold]

Proposal: CiviCRM How do I enable Drupal Views integration with CiviCRM?
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Revived Microsoft

Old Proposal: Microsoft New Proposal: Microsoft I have revived Microsoft. If you still believe that this should be a website on the Stack Exchange Network, please follow. Thanks.
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Relation between Gamification an Mechanism Design?

Proposal: Gamification I would be curious to have your opinion on the difference between Gamification and Mechanism Design. My impression is that they are similar in many respect, but I also realize ...
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How can a Q&A forum be used to guide the design process?

Proposal: Open Source Ecology There are several ways in which people seek understanding in a domain. StackExchange is good at question and answer. Can a Q&A forum be made to work for product ...
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Do you want to try again?

Proposal: Home Automation [closed] Do you want to reanimate Home Automation? It was a wonderful proposal, just some more users and support needed. Does creating Home Automation again make sense?
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Should we revive Microsoft?

Proposal: Microsoft Should we revive the Microsoft proposal? I think that we can make it successful, like Ask Different. We can have questions about the Microsoft products and about Microsoft OS ...
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Would a site for free software creation make sense?

I'm asking for opinions on this. Regarding whether it's a good idea, if it fits with the spirit of SE and whether you think it would work. There are many pieces of free software being written. You ...
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Already covered on the StackExchange network?

Proposal: BlackBerry 10 It looks like the scope of this proposal is already covered by other sites such as SuperUser (BlackBerry 10 hardware / software questions) and StackOverflow (BlackBerry 10 ...
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How are “retro” languages not already covered by Stack Overflow?

Proposal: StackOverflow (Retro) is clearly already covered by Stack Overflow. There are tags for quickbasic, apl, fortran77, cobol, and more.
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Would this site only deal with hardware calculators?

Should this site be only about physical calculators or should we include software calculators? If we include software where do we draw the line to programming questions related to CAS like ...
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Isn't this part of what Programmers.SE is for?

Proposal: Libraries and API Design and Implementation seems covered by Programmers.SE - api-design & libraries:
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Potential duplicate of DIY / Hacking proposal

I'd consider the subject of this proposal to fall under the scope of the DIY / Hacking proposal Proposal: MacGyvering
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Scilab, Octave and FreeMat?

Proposal: Matlab Will it be only for Matlab or are its free alternative also considered ?
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What is Gamification?

Proposal: Gamification Is this about building games / game systems from non game data like "So I'm designing a game about rigging the election and I'm tryng to figure out if liberals should get ...
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How long might it take to build up a reputation of 200 on another site?

Proposal: CiviCRM I'm not a technical person. I can't answer questions on a Drupal, Joomla or WordPress site. You don't get many points for asking a question. Is it really feasible for me to get a ...
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A format suitable for modern Javascript

Proposal: Javascript I was thinking on something like jsfiddle or similar combined with StackOverflow. A format suitable for modern Javascript.
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How would the questions asked on Engineering differ from that of Physics?

Proposal: Engineering As most engineering concepts are related to physics (Thermodynamics/Fluid dynamics/Heat transfer/Statics/Dynamics etc), how would this site differentiate itself from the Physics ...
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Does forum software need its own site?

Proposal: Forum Software This subject seems to be covered on multiple sites already, including Webmasters and StackOverflow. What's the merit in a dedicated site?
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The existence of answers.opencv

This site http://answers.opencv.org works exactly the same as any stackexchange site. I was thinking of creating a proposal about opencv here given that questions are so many that they could sustain ...
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Should all suitable questions be transferred in Home Improvement?

Proposal: Home Automation Home automation in some weird way does fall under the category of Home Improvement so should all the questions that existed in the beta be transferred there? (Even ...
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Please link your other SE accounts

The success of this proposal depends on the participation of people who are active* on other StackExchange sites. If you have another account at e.g. StackOverflow, here's how to link the two: Click ...
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غرفة دردشة/مناقشة للمقترح A chat room has been created

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) السلام عليكم أعتقد اننا نحتاج إلي ان نوحد الجهود ونتبادل الاراء بخصوص إنجاح هذا المقترح. لجعل الأمور أسهل ومنظمه هناك غرفة دردشة مفتوحه للجميع للمشاركة وابداء رأيه ...
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HackOverflow will not be moving to private beta

Proposal: HackOverflow The momentum around this proposal is admirable, but it won't be continuing to private beta. Folks here have already wondered how to navigate 'dubious' subject matter, or ...
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How can a single QA for all engineering disciplines benefit anyone?

Proposal: Engineering I strongly believe that there should be separate QAs for all the different disciplines in engineering rather than a single QA for them all. I shall briefly list out my reasons : ...
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What questions should I upvote?

Proposal: HackOverflow Looking through this proposal, the top 5 questions in my opinion already have over 11 votes. Should I upvote these questions anyway, or should I use my upvotes on the other ...
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Site description change to “Site for beginners who want to learn testing, attacking & defending system security”

As the title says, I propose to change the description to: "Site for beginners who want to learn testing, attacking & defending system security", because it sounds more serious and will invite ...
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Can we sharpen the definition of “Hacking”

Proposal: HackOverflow Who should this board be catering too? Which questions are we trying to attract, and could too broad or narrow of a question base be harmful?
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سؤال حول التعليقات في لغة جافا [closed]

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) في لغة java ما الفرق بين التعليقات من هذا النوع /* */ وبين هذا النوع من التعليقات /** */
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Why not matlabcentral/answers?

Proposal: MATLAB What is the advantage of doing this rather than using the similar setup that already exists? http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/answers/
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Duplicate of Programmers

Proposal: Software Engineering This is pretty much what Programmers is. Check out the list of things that are on-topic. However, like all Stack Exchange sites, we only take questions that are ...
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Isn't there already a site for this, called Software Recommendations?

This Proposal: Can'tFindProgrammingTools! seems to be a duplicate of an existing site, which is Software Recommendations.
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What types of questions should be on this website?

Proposal: Restart Should questions on this website be about things that there are quick tricks to, or should there be questions that could be fixed by calling tech support?
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Merge Computer Vision with Computer Graphics, and call it Computer Graphics, Vision and Imaging

Proposal: Computer Graphics Proposal: Computer Vision I know that the Computer Vision proposal is in the Science category and the Computer Graphics proposal is in the Technology category. Reasons: ...
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Should this community be extended to the general ERP field?

I was just wondering whether there's an ERP.SE and found this proposal. It doesn't seem very active. What if we extended it from just SAP to the general field of ERP, so it also included Oracle and ...
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Unity3D on topic on StackOverflow

Proposal: Unity3D StackOverflow has more than 6K questions about Unity3D, with more than half of them answered. What would be the merit of a separate site?
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Subset of Electrical Engineering?

Proposal: Semiconductors Other than material sourcing / product recommendation questions that are discouraged on most Stack Exchange sites questions related to designing and manufacturing ...