15 votes

Autofilters for Hot Network Questions

For what it's worth, I took the SEDE query posted earlier in the comments and tweaked it to generate some statistics on the historical effectiveness of the proposed autofilter. Specifically, my query ...
8 votes

Autofilters for Hot Network Questions

I haven't logged into this site for some time, but I felt I needed to to register my displeasure if our community indeed marches further down this route. This might not come as a surprise, given my ...
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7 votes
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Autofilters for Hot Network Questions

This request is, specifically, declined but we have added a subset of words to the HNQ filter just now. Using the responses to the question asked by quid: Which words (if any) in the title of a ...
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Autofilters for Hot Network Questions

My intention is that an upvote of this answer indicates agreement with the following statement: I am in favor of creating a blacklist of terms which will prevent a post from appearing on the HNQ. ...
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7 votes
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Why is there no support for MathJax in chat?

I don't really relish being the bearer of bad news, but here's a recent answer by Shog9 on Meta Stack Exchange: This request was discussed by the team on April 9th, 2014. The potential rendering ...
5 votes
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MathJax formulas appearing twice

False alarm: caused by chrome extension I should have checked before what happens when I turn off all my extensions (or log into chrome from a different user). It turns out the culprit was an obscure ...
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4 votes

Autofilters for Hot Network Questions

I'll try to address some issues I see here. First, there is an underlying tone of this being an interventionist approach and that opposition is out of principle against interventionism. That is ...
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3 votes
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McAfee doesn't like Stack Overflow Podcast #94 - We Don't Care If Bret Is Famous

That's not a bug on our side. I've submitted the URL for review here: If this bothers you, I suggest you do the same.
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Adding reminders on posts

While we see the value in a feature like this, it's not in our roadmap to build it for the foreseeable future. For that reason, I'm status-declined'ing it. Furthermore, and as amWhy noted, this is the ...
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2 votes
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Change the link to search in modal window for the first-time askers

While parts of the modal can be customized per site, this link is not one of the things that can be customized, so I've declined this request. It looks like Martin has requested that it be ...
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1 vote

Autofilters for Hot Network Questions

Proposal: MSE should have an auto-filter. That filter should consist of the string *. (Look! I've answered the question. This answer is therefore technically ...
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1 vote

Mysterious space added in matrix-like environments

I can't reproduce this in other browsers, so my money's on IE11 doing something funky. It's just about at the tail end of its life and the issue looks to be fairly minor, so we're not going to be ...
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Why is there no support for MathJax in chat?

I can offer the following piece of information about trying to tweak chatjax to work on the chat page. Usually sites enable Mathjax by using javascript in their global header, so having specific ...
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