Nathan Greenstein
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Refining policy on hardware recommendations
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I think that some hardware recommendations can be on-topic, but that we should be careful to avoid becoming a site for hardware reviews. Like with apps, hardware recommendations should have specific ...

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Which area is my question right for?
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Hardware recommendations are off topic here. It looks to me like your question is pretty much a hardware recommendation, so it would not be on topic here. If you have a question about a specific ...

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Is is possible to order my posts by recency?
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You should see buttons that let you do this. Try clicking recent.

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Do questions on the Game Center belong on here or Gaming.SE?
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Game Center would be on-topic here since it is Apple software. However, if you're asking about programming or developing for/with Game Center, that would be off-topic since this site is not about ...

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Update to FAQ regarding beta and pre-release software
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Agreed; thanks for writing the update. One thing I would add: Things change quickly in the world of prerelease software. So, many (if not most) questions about prerelease software will either be ...

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Requesting re-open votes for a question
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After looking at this again I think it could be opened. I don't completely remember my reasoning for closing it initially, but my guess is that I was worried that it would become a maintenance issue ...

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Why haven't some of my shares been recorded?
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Some things to note: As mentioned, links must be in the correct format (ending with your user ID, 6730). You must have 10 unique links. Posting a link to the same post multiple times can only count ...

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Sharing links, question about which syntax is valid
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Those two links will do the same thing. The part that tracks who shared the link is your user ID at the end of the link (3117 for you). The ?stw=1 at the end is so that Stack Exchange can track which ...

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reputation in Meta and Main sites out of sync?
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There's a small delay between when they update. Check back in a few minutes and it should be fine.

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FileVault 1 and 2: should we have tags [filevault-1] and [filevault-2] for the two different technologies?
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I think you've got it right with [filevault-1] and [filevault-2]. That won't cause any confusion, and it follows our usual pattern of [product-version] (like [ios-4]).

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Retagging windows7 to windows-7
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Yes, if we want to be consistent, we should rename it. We've got things like macbook-pro, ios-appstore, system-prefs, etc. Worth noting that windows-7 is already a synonym of windows7.

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How do we want to handle MobileMe questions? (In general)
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I agree with Daniel's thoughts, but I think we should consider actually closing (not deleting) the out-of-date questions once new ones have been asked to replace them. That would preserve the content ...

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Chat Room Name/Subtext not set for Ask Different Chat
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Warning: I'm not good at naming things. What came to mind for a name is AppleTalk. I'm not convinced that this is a great option, since it's pretty obscure. That said, it may be better than nothing (...

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Automatically capitalizing: 'ithing' and 'Ithing' to 'iThing'
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Mac: iMac Mac mini Mac Pro MacBook MacBook Pro MacBook Air iPod, iPhone, and iPad iPhone iPhone 3G iPhone 3GS iPhone 4 iPod iPod shuffle iPod nano iPod classic iPod touch iPad iPad 2 Misc AirPort ...

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Suggestion - Possibly Sitewide - Inbox Feed?
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Currently, this feature isn't available. It's been asked for before, actually. The solution, according to answers to the above post, is that you would have to convert the JSON to RSS yourself. Not ...

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Syntax-highlight activation for tags
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I've added syntax highlight for the tags you mentioned. It may take a little time to figure out which language to use for AppleScript, and which language is most common for 'script'. Feel free to ...

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