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Best easy video editing software

Proposal: YouTubers What video editor do YOU guys this is the best? I vote Camstasia Studio because it has such a easy interface, with almost all of the features of Sony Vegas. Vote yours by ...
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Could/Should this be combined with 3D printing?

There's some questions as to whether or not this overlaps with Graphic Design. I think the answer is, yes--just as a lot of SE sites overlap with each other. With the goal of reducing overlap and ...
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Which is better? Blender Render or Blender Cycles [on hold]

Proposal: 3D Graphics Why is Cycles recommended over Blender Render?
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Is it ok to ask for links to tutorials for Blender Render?

Proposal: 3D Graphics Is it ok to ask for links to tutorials for Blender rendering?
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Can I ask a question like, "How can I improve on my monkey 3d model?

I asked this question on blender stack exchange and some people helped but others marked it as off topic so I was wondering if I could ask this type of question here.
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Will Link-Only answers be accepted? If so, how will they be handled by the community?

Proposal: MATLAB I love the idea of an SE that focuses on MATLAB because I know I learn so much from browsing other questions and answers on other SEs. However, there seems to be a great disdain for ...
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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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What does this offer over existing stackexchange sites?

Proposal: MATLAB Other StackExchange sites like StackOverflow and CodeReview already have active MATLAB tags. Why does MATLAB need its own site when no other programming language has one?
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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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Are web API recommendation questions on-topic?

Proposal: Website recommendations Are questions asking for web APIs which serve specific data on topic ? For example, is it on-topic to ask about an API for weather data which I could consume in a ...
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Stack Overflow (in Italian) [closed]

I propose a Q & A site for programmers in Italian. Propongo un sito domande e risposte per programmatori in Italiano.
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Naming (near) duplicate: 3D Computer Graphics and Computer Graphics

Proposal: 3D Computer Graphics There is a site named Computer Graphics, which currently is in public beta and is for computer graphics researchers and programmers. While the scopes of both sites are ...
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Wordpress is on-topic on Webmasters SE

Proposal: Wordpress User Webmasters HE has a Wordpress tag with more than 800 questions, with almost 90% of them having answers. Why do we need a specific Wordpress site?
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How will this site succeed where an almost identical SE site failed before?

Proposal: 3D Computer Graphics There is a similar SE sites that ended up being closed: - http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/5022/3d-graphics What will this one do differently to succeed? ...
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Should the “Home Automation” proposal be enveloped by IoT?

Proposal: Internet of things A large portion of the "internet of things" is made up of connected home automation devices. While it's been closed, the Home Automation proposal got relatively far in ...
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Can a closed beta be revived again?

Proposal: Electronic Gadgets I noticed a meta question on the main SE site asking for the appropriate SE site to ask their question that is related to mobile phones. The user that answered this ...
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Possible Duplicate of Stack Overflow

Proposal: Python Python (the language) is covered in Stack Overflow already. So wouldn't this proposal be a duplicate of Stack Overflow?
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Let's start 2016 Community ads for Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry!

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry I have put community ads for use in the 2016 Community Ad cycle. Here's a list of sites that they are on: Geographic Information Systems Programmers ...
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Will a CMS proposal be accepted?

Just wondering what the policy is on accepting a proposal for a CMS/technology platform? I notice there is the Craft one already and it has been in "Beta" for a considerable period of time. Is this a ...
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What about compositing?

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Compositing render passes from Cycles/Arnold/Vray or integrating 3d elements can't really discussed at video.se or graphic.se. Therefore I'd like to ...
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There is an app on iranian android appstores to advertize the proposal!

Proposal: Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Chat room of the proposal I also have an opinion about our logo that you can see here I've made a simple app and placed it on iranian android appstores ...
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N00bsEE - ElectricalEngineering SE more welcoming to newcomers

The current Electrical Engineering Stack Exchange is very harsh to new comers. The moderators and power users appear to want to keep it that way so that, as they would put it, the quality of content ...
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How do we help visitors to ask their question on an appropriate SE site, while implementing a welcoming and benevolent attitude?

Proposal: DevOps DevOps themes sit at the meeting point of many disciplines, and we can foresee that a DevOps Q&A site is likely to attract a lot of questions which could also be good fits on ...
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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 is the definition of “Drones” for this proposal?

Proposal: Drones This proposal has the name "Drones" which is pretty vague. What is included in the definition of "Drones" for this site? I am guessing Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) is definitely ...
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Where is the limit when asking 3D-oriented scripting questions?

Proposal: 3D Computer Graphics Ok, so here we are talking about CGI software from all the scope: Blender (polygonal modeling), Nuke (compositing), ZBbrush (sculpt modeling), SolidWorks (CAD), etc. ...
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How does this differ from Programmers.SE?

Proposal: Software Design How does this proposal differ from the standing site Programmers?
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Language-agnostic or specific?

Proposal: Software Design Is this intended to be language/platform-agnostic or language/platform-specific? For example, if a person posted "Review my design for X in Java" and another person posted ...
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How does this differ from Code Review.SE?

Proposal: Software Design How does this proposal differ from the standing site Code Review?
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Duplicate of Computer Graphics

Proposal : Computer Graphics Proposal : 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Everything is in the title.
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Duplicate of Unix/Linux

Proposal: BSD The BSD family is on-topic at Unix/Linux.
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What's the rationale for a “FOSS Office” Stack Exchange site?

Proposal: FOSS Office Suites The primary factors (they aren't numerous, nor need they be!) which suggest to me a FOSS Office site would make the internet a better place are as follows: resources ...
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How to handle recommendations for alternative websites?

Proposal: Website recommendations I have concerns about how to deal with questions for alternative websites like Open source alternative to Facebook, with a comparative set of features, but ...
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Why create a Calculators site when it is on-topic on math.SE?

Proposal: Calculators The calculator tag isn’t the most popular tag—only 176 questions were tagged in the last 5 years—, but a on-topic subject on math.SE, I wonder why a completely new StackExchange ...
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How should the term colorist be defined?

Proposal: Color Grading What should the basic understanding of what the term colorist should be in this proposal? Should this proposal be open to a narrow definition of colorists or a more expanded ...
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Motivation for the WebFEDAT proposal

Proposal: Web Frontend Design and Technology (WebFEDAT) Since the divisions between Stack Exchange sites shall better reflect existing communities than boundaries of technologies or sciences, this ...
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How to override YAML files easy as overriding lang files? [closed]

How to override YAML files easy as overriding lang files? Proposal: OctoberCMS
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Color symbolism be on topic?

Proposal: Color Grading Will color symbolism be within the scope of this proposal?
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Proposal about to be 12 months old, will it be closed?

The DevOps proposal is about to reach the 12-months threshold, and it is quite unlikely that it will be able to proceed to the commitment phase by that time. It is the second time the proposal has ...
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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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Can us contribute to the stackoverflow localization with our mother language?

As I knew at a minutes ago, That our community in progressing to the internationalization "state of the stack", can us contribute with our mother language ? or our community have chosen any translator ...
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Should programming/mathematical questions be allowed?

Proposal: Virtual and Augmented Reality There are some topics, which are not covered with the example questions. But I think, to have enough content on a VR Q&A site, these should be also ...
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How is the Open Source Projects Recommendations proposal different from Software, Hardware or Website Recommendations?

Proposal: Open Source Projects Recommendations At the moment there are two very active Recommendations Q&A Sites proposed on Area51: Hardware Recommendations Website recommendations and ...
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Deep Learning is on-topic on the DataScience SE

Proposal: Deep Learning The concept of Deep Learning is completely on-topic in the Data Science SE site. So, I don't think there is a need for a separate site for the concept alone.
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What are the question guidelines for “Website recommendations”?

Proposal: Website recommendations What are the question guidelines for posting on "website recommendations"? What is considered off'topic and what questions are you looking forward to answering?
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A Community Promotion Ad might help boost the commitment level of the Retrocomputing proposal

Proposal: Retrocomputing Has anyone considered doing a Community Promotion Ad for this group? The commitments have been steadily increasing to about 150, but this has slowing down lately. ...
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Arch Linux is duplicate of Unix & Linux

Proposal: Arch Linux Unix & Linux has already popular tag for arch-linux which has 1.8k questions currently. Bigger is batter.
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Check and redistribute your votes if necessary!

Proposal: 3D Computer Graphics There are currently 33 upvotes on 5 of the example questions that have been closed: My model has random discolored patches when rendered Is there a simple way to ...