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Difference between MSE and MO [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Differences between mathoverflow and math.stackexchange. Recently I read on mathoverflow the comment that the question better to ask on math.stackexhange. If there is any ...
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Difference between math.stackexchange and mathoverflow [duplicate]

What are the differences between and Why two communities for Mathematics? Wasn't one enough?
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FAQ for math.stackexchange

Right now, the faq only contains the boilerplate explanations of the stackoverflow engine, reputation levels, etc. This page serves as an index of other important support questions for the community. ...
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Why are there active users who do not ask questions?

A surprising kind of (a lot of) active users: Those who don't ask question. For example: Robert Israel 2,729 Answers, 0 Questions. Brian M. Scott 5,847 Answers, 0 Questions. André Nicolas 5,528 ...
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What is Math.SE?

Disclaimer: This question is not about PSQs, or "Problem Statement Questions". Rather it is about what users want Math.SE to be. I bring up PSQs to frame the issue. Background: Recently there has ...
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Math Stack Exchange versus MathOverflow for a beginning graduate student

As I understand it, MathStackExchange is for homework level questions and MathOverflow is for research level questions. As a student, I always posted in MathStackExchange unless I had some weird ...
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Is this a scraper site, or what?

What is up with this site: ? Is it a clone or something? I wasn't paying attention and went to login, and it says that my name is unknown... What's up? I revoked access from ...
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MathOverflow 2.0 is a-comin'!

Not a question; more of a notification. For those who are unaware, MathOverflow is upgrading to the "new" StackExchange platform. A recent update on Anton Geraschenko 3 ...
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Is there an issue with this question?

After spending quite a bit of time trying to crack a problem about the convexity of a multivariate function by myself, I asked this question a couple of days ago: Convexity of difference of log-sum-...
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What's the main difference of the feature between StackExchange and Mathoverflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Difference between MSE and MO Just as the title said, I want to know what kind of question will be more properly post on StackExchange rather than Mathoverflow, and what kind ...
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