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The Technology category includes proposals in subjects like computing, technology, gadgets, and electronics.

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Does “3D” give the wrong impression?

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Applications The most popular sites on this topic (CG Talk and CG Arena) went with CG over 3D. I'm wondering if this isn't a good move - especially since when ...
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A proposal made to unify all “Robotics” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Developing a unified robotics proposal Proposal: Robotics This is an attempt to unify the other Robotics related proposals into one all-encompassing proposal. Other ...
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Was site for 'Audiophile' ever suggested?

The closest I could find was 'Electronic Gadgets' (which is closed now). Also if one has to propose this, should it be in Recreation or Technology (or some other category)?
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Shall we merge Theoretical and Applied Robotics, Lego Mindstorms Robotics and Robotics research? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Developing a unified robotics proposal Proposals: Theoretical and Applied Robotics, Lego Mindstorms Robotics, Robotics research For some months, a question was asked: "...
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Would an IT routing and switching stackexchange be considered?

There seems to be a bit of a gap in the StackExchange portfolio regarding specifically routing and switching. I know that you can post some routing/switching questions on serverfaults but there does ...
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Is Haiku a duplicate? [closed]

Proposal: Haiku Seems like this proposal could be absorbed into Super User, Stack Overflow, Programmers, etc. In fact, there are questions on Super User, Stack Overflow, and Programmers concerning ...
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Is this covered by Super User?

Proposal: Consumer Electronics Would this proposal be covered by Super User?
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What is currently being done, to promote the 3D graphics site?

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Applications As per the title.
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Are there links to the 3D Graphics, Modeling & Applications proposal on major 3D community forums?

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Applications Are there links to this proposal on major 3D community forums? For example, is there a link to this proposal on the Blender Artists forum?
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SE Moderators is a full subset of Meta Stack Overflow

Proposal: SE Moderators Let's take a look at the top five on-topic questions right now: A group of users in the chatroom "..." are speaking in a non-English language, and according to translation, ...
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Drumming up support for Cognitive Science

When I saw the advertisement for the Cognitive Science site proposal in the sidebar at Stack Overflow, I thought it was great idea. I've committed to it, and I've tweeted the information about it a ...
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Proposal for a Stackexchange Group: Reviews and Discussion relating to Web-Site Accessibility

The responsible, conscientious web developer wants her site as widely accessible as she can make it. Perhaps she knows enough to read the accessibility guidelines and she can address many -- even most ...
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Did you also want selenium to be merged with this proposal? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Expand Selenium to cover the field of Software Testing and QA? We at Selenium were trying hard to get our own site and then, we were just pushed in to merge which was never ...
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Why is the Selenium proposal closed? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Expand Selenium to cover the field of Software Testing and QA? How can you just Close the Selenium proposal and decide to merge the both, despite there was lots of ...
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Is a 'support' site likely to be considered?

Hi all, Having recently heard that Synergy (an open source application) was requested not to use Super User as an official support forum, I have been wondering whether it would be worth trying to get ...
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Scope of Cryptography proposal overlaps with other existing sites

Proposal: Cryptography, CS Theory, IT Security I am failing to understand the scope of this proposal. The comments like these: Since this site was not merged with the security.stackexchange.com ...
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Isn't a large part of IT Management already covered by Programmers ? [closed]

Proposal: IT Management see current site : Programmers
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Should the proposed App Store site also include business issues regarding the App Store?

The current App Store proposal states that it is entirely for technical issues regarding submission to the App Store, but that seems to be a little limited in scope. Many of the questions about the ...
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Many site proposals on project management and software development methods [closed]

Proposal: Kanban Proposal: Software Development Process Proposal: Agile Software Development Proposal: IT Management Proposal: Project Management There are many sites which deal with similar/...
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Proposed merging of the existing Agile and Kanban proposed sites into a general site [closed]

Proposal: Software Development Process The existing Agile proposal is http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/16601/agile-software-development The existing Kanban proposal is http://area51....
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Already covered by Server Fault?

Proposal: iSeries Server specific topics should already be sufficiently covered on serverfault.com
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Is really needed to define a site which is the same as StackOverflow but in different language?

Propuestas: Desarrollo de Software en Español StackOverflow in Spanish This proposal is to create a StackEchange site which subject is exactly the same as StackOverflow, but in a different language:...
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Fedora site similar to askubuntu.com?

How about adding a site for fedora? It would be similar to askubuntu.com EDIT I just added it here
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Adobe <- Dare I say close, yet again?

Proposal: Adobe Like the Cisco site, it clearly doesn't make sense to make a site that focuses on a particular company.
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How to help move SharePoint Overflow to beta.

I believe we have a problem of lack of Reputation in this Area51 world. The Meta topic about Area51 Commitment Phase scores suggests we have enough people committed to this proposal but not enough ...
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Should this proposal be merged with “IT Management”? [closed]

I originally proposed the site "IT Management" with a view to including technical team leads, test analysts and other professions that were generally excluded from Stack Overflow or found it difficult ...
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Does “Flight Simulation” mean games? [closed]

Proposal: Flight Simulation Proposal: General Aviation Proposal: Flight Simulation The Title says "Flight Simulation" but the description only refers to flight simulation games. If it's intended to ...
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When should a question be posted on SharePoint overflow instead of StackOverflow?

Proposal: SharePoint Overflow Expanding on: SharePoint Overflow: Is this site broad enough? We currently have two sites, StackOverflow and SharePoint Overflow. We know the scope of SO is programming ...
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Unable to follow sites that have started private beta

I would like to be able to follow sites that have already started private beta, so that I get a notification in the mail when they are open to the public; as well as it appears in my profile. Why is ...
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merge computer vision?

Yes signal processing is not necessarily image processing but the most common uses on here are likely to be audio and image/video. The computer vision group doesn't seem to have got much traction - ...
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Why is Drupal Answers Stuck at 99% even after adding 20+ new users with 4k+ reputation?

Proposal: Drupal Answers I've heard rumors that "project specific proposals are no longer accepted." Is that why we're stuck at 99%? Did the WordPress peeps pay someone off? Inquiring minds want to ...
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When do you get your commitment back?

I was wondering I have committed to the Code Review site and now it is in Public beta now for a month I was wondering it stills says I am committed to that and I can't commit to new ones.
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What can be done to get Smugmug into Beta?

Proposal: SmugMug Okay, I just posted a question on MSO, but I thought I'd post one here as well. What can we do to get this site into beta? There are 3 tactics which I can see working to get this ...
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Interview Questions

This would be a site where people could create interview questions about general technology theory and specific technologies. Other users could then rate how good the question, provide alternative ...
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SharePoint Overflow: Is this site broad enough?

Proposal: SharePoint Overflow Is it really desirable to have a site on such a narrow subject? I mean: you can find more than 6000 questions about SharePoint on StackOverflow, and it seems to work ...
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Why are example questions locked during commitment phase?

When a site is in commitment phase, why are the example questions locked? I would think refining the scope of the site would be a worthwhile activity, during all phases of the project. As it is now, ...
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SP2010 solutions can be developed by users with a wide range of skillsets

Proposal: SharePoint Overflow I think that a site driven by user questions will provide better coverage of the possibilities of SP 2010. There are too many blogs on the Internet that solve every SP ...
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This is on topic on Stackoverflow

Proposal: Code Igniter Codeigniter is on topic on Stackoverflow, so the discussions can be there, and in fact they are. There are already 3000 questions on SO about codeigniter: https://...
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“Certificate Exams”? really?

Proposal: Certificate Exams And this would be useful because...?
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A proposal only for newbies?

Proposal: Freshers Who will be the experts on this proposed site? StackOverflow already works for beginners. Is there a need to isolate them to a separate site?
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Why are there two SharePoint site proposals?

There is currently a SharePoint proposal and a SharePoint Overflow proposal. Why? Proposal: SharePoint Overflow
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Merge of Software Testing and Software Development (in Portuguese)

Proposal: Software Testing (in Portuguese) and Software Development (in Portuguese) Devemos estabelecer a fusão das propostas de software em Português? Eu não consigo ver qualquer razão para ...
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Could the definition for the SharePoint proposal be broadened?

We would like to move SharePoint Overflow to Stack Exchange via the Area 51 process. This proposal matches our site the best, however it describes a developer-only site. We are only interested in ...
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We have 35% ==> How do we get to 100% and private beta?

Proposal: Signal, Image & Video Processing The signal, image and video processing site proposal has just reached 35% (75 commitments). In order to move the site forward, we need another ~ 200 ...
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An official statement about how / if this is related to the existing SharePointOverflow.com is needed

Proposal: SharePoint Is this instead of the existing SharePointOverflow.com StackExchange 1.0 site or will SharePointOverflow.com be upgraded as part of this Area51 proposal?
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This proposal should be merged with the Apple site - AskDifferent

Proposal: iOS and iOS powered devices This is a subset of AskDifferent and should be closed and people directed to that.
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SAS — it is already here!

Proposal: SAS Programming Language This topic is quite active both on StackOverflow (in theory SAS programming) and on CrossValidated (in theory using SAS to do analysis/visualisation/science). I ...
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Is the reputation requirement during the commit phase too strict? [closed]

Proposal: Programmable logic and FPGA design My understanding is that the motivation for the reputation requirement during the commit phase is that the site is more likely to succeed if it has: more ...
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Machine Learning is a duplicate of CrossValidated

Proposal: Machine Learning Machine Learning is a valid and avid topic on CrossValidated. So what's the problem? EDIT: While I can't see any justified point why this can't live happily within CV's [...