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Feature Request: Add editor buttons for symbols common to the subject

Feature Request: Add editor buttons for symbols common to the subject being discussed. In the case of the Apple Stack Exchange, I wish to suggest some buttons for the editor to insert the common keys ...
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Use San Francisco, Helvetica Neue fonts over Arial

The current CSS design for Ask Different puts Arial first. I think we should change this CSS to put San Francisco first, without having to license anything or anything like that. Here is my CSS code: ...
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Is there a way we can honor the service of retired moderators?

Being elected as a moderator doesn't mean you have to continue serving for the rest of your life. Moderators sometimes resign, but sometimes they fade away, becoming less and less active on the site ...
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Mass modify product names for consistent formatting (for example, change XCode to Xcode)

In my opinion, Ask Different would be great if Apple product names only appeared as: Xcode iPhone iPod touch iPad OS X Mac OS X and I never saw: XCode, xCode, xcode, XCODE IPhone IPod Touch, iTouch ...
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Could Community♦ not bump questions without accepted answers on meta?

So we've established that it's appropriate for meta to contain questions that aren't really answerable. Which suggests that the algorithm whereby Community♦ randomly bumps questions without accepted ...
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Let's support Dark Mode!

With the introduction of dark mode in macOS, Safari Technology Preview 68 has released a new feature called prefers-color-scheme which lets us detect whether the user has dark mode enabled with a ...
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Better Syntax Highlighting for AppleScript

I was thinking how it would be nice if syntax highlighting for AppleScript used in code blocks was a little more appropriate. AppleScript is the primary language posted on this site, and so, by ...
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Separate script-editor and AppleScript tags from each other

Before this recent question Script Editor shows Error: No Error in JavaScript code for sending email taught me that JavaScript can also be used in Script Editor app, I had added AppleScript tag into ...
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Please one box Apple app store apps in chat

It would be convenient if the one box code to expand a link in [chat] would handle Apple app store apps, iBooks, Movies, Music, Videos, etc... https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/just-press-record-voice-...
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Do not set -webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased for all displays

I was looking at the "score" at the top of AskDifferent and noticed that the 101 (my score) there looked quite ugly on my Dell u2515h, compared to how it looked looked on most other StackExchange ...
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Please pin the [ask] “How to Ask” tutorial to the top of the help page

Often we get new users that ask questions without sufficient research. I would like for the How to ask page to be pinned as the first item (or at least a visible item) under the Asking section of the ...
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Please markdown process blog post links from the stack exchange blogs

The code that processes site links is skipping the ask different blog to grab a title in a similar manner to how site questions get rendered from the raw links See: Where can I discuss Apple's ...
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Shadow missing under the info box of the edit queue

The yellow box informing the users that their edits will be placed in a peer reviewed queue is missing the shadow under the bottom-right corner.
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Layout should use overflow-y: scroll to prevent flickering

It's the first time I've noticed this on a SE site but I guess it applies not only to Apple.SE. On pages where the contents load relatively slowly (e.g. sometimes, the "Users" page) there is a ...