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Ask Different new site theme is live

It's all very ugly, isn't it? We've lost the nice Apple-specific font, by the looks of it, looks exactly like SuperUser now... boxes round the headers, increasing the wasted space & drawing the ...
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Ask Different new site theme is live

Having Arial before Helvetica in the font stack feels very wrong for an Apple-oriented website.
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Ask Different new site theme is live

These changes have lost so many intricacies of the site. Font Arial doesn't fit at all with anything macOS. Helvetica is an improvement, but the system font is preferable on macOS. html, body, ....
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New Ask Different site theme coming soon

Complete & utter waste of space. This was designed to look best on laptops at fullscreen, i.e. 'widescreen, 16:9'. Those of us with large screens who keep our pages in approximately A4/Letter ...
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Is this really our new look?

The new topbar has been rolled out today to Meta Stack Exchange, and a few moments ago to ♦ moderators on the entire network as well. This is how it looks like for me, and is going to look for ...
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Ask Different new site theme is live

Ok. I like it, quite a lot - I get some have strong feelings on font faces, but the content so far is readable to me and the changes / animations are clear and useful to me. Especially the left side ...
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Ask Different new site theme is live

To second bmike‘s idea of moving the „Ask Question“ button: At least on the iPad the button is in a very odd place if you look at a specific question.
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Background colour of remaining flags/close vote count

The colour helps highlight the difference between the flag count and the vote count. It helps distinguish with a quick glance which of the two figures it represents without reading the word beside the ...
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Ask Different new site theme is live

Let the mayhem begin :-) With the left nav bar turned off, the top of the screen looks a bit strange IMHO: Maybe the distance between the top bar and the site logo/title is a bit too small, or there ...
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New Ask Different site theme coming soon

I appreciate posting the mockups. It's hard to know how that translates to the two extremes of a 27 inch iMac and a 12 inch MacBook so it might be super great and it might need some tweaking. I do ...
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Is this really our new look?

I've updated my stylesheet for a better top bar based on the Stack Overflow bar (which I released previously). This stylesheet rearranges the items to the correct order as they were previously, and ...
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Rainbow/Empty header on on AskDifferent and Meta.AskDifferent

Found the answer after a couple of minutes... This issue was caused by the following TamperMonkey script: https://github.com/shu8/Stack-Overflow-Optional-Features Disabling this in TamperMonkey made ...
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Site design update

@mark create a user style sheet with for example: tr.comment>td { font: 16px Lucida Sans !important; } ---------- Or tr.comment>td { font: 15px Helvetica !important; } Save ...
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Why are the positive bonus rep red in the reputation tab?

Red, or #ab2020, is the accent colour used throughout this site for highlighting. .review-indicator span h3 a:hover .bounty-indicator .bounty-indicator-tab .bounty-award .bounty-vote-off Ask ...
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Ask Different new site theme is live

status-planned As a first impression, this is… what now?! Four different header bars, an ad banner and a footer bar all competing for space, only the third of which tells me the site's actual title (...
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Who can help us implement Dark Mode?

Some new features, such as following questions and answers, are very easy to roll out across the entire network. Just update the codebase and it works. Dark Mode is sadly not one of those things; they'...
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Multiple Tag Wiki Edit Screen Style Bugs

So... nothing quite like a site design refresh 3+ years later to fix outstanding issues... :)
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Is the CSS different between Main and Meta?

Well, uh. This is only mildly embarrassing. Three years, two lines of CSS, one bug fixed!
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Unable to comment on certain questions

That's actually how the site works: You need a reputation of 50 (see https://apple.stackexchange.com/help/privileges) to be able to comment on every post. You can always comment on your own posts
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Can't tell what tab I'm on in the profile page

It's the same on Safari (OS X), you need to look at the title of the list (to the left) to see the selection. I've considered this to be a feature until now :-) "All" "Questions"
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Site design update

Jin - please see if the line spacing can be harmonized on this post (and those like it). I think the edit icon introduced a gap in the last line. https://apple.stackexchange.com/a/180232/5472 Safari ...
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Why do I occasionally get a big rainbow in the top banner?

The rainbow is always there and the black gets drawn on top. My hunch is something is happening on the network or in the browser to drop the connection when you don't get the whole page rendered. ...
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Is this really our new look?

status-completed Thanks again for reporting. It should be fixed now.
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CSS Bug 'on hover' for comment button

This has been fixed in the recent site design update:
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Retina graphics for Ask Different?

Solved with the design update.
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Inactive button not readable when reviewing First Posts or Late Answers

It looks like the new site theme has fixed this problem:
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Misleading hover text in Favourite Button

Actually more tooltips are like this, thus it's by design and not a bug. If you hover on the Upvote it displays: This question shows research effort; it is useful and clear If you hover on the ...
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Dupehammer message is not styled correctly

Finally fixed today, status-completed. Discussed on Meta.SE at Missing font on some error and dupehammer info popups.
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Site design update

The newsletter ad looks a bit outdated now. http://cdn.sstatic.net/apple/img/newsletter-ad.png
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Number I've participated in Tags hard to read

I have pushed a darkened text to dev. The change will be on live after our next production build.
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