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Is this a potential community wiki question?
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I do not see why this sould be CW. The question could be made a bit more general re the iOS versions but the answer seems to stay the same. Both seem good enough and covering an explict question so ...

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If I'm a developer, can I ask questions here?
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One thing to add to the answers and/or emphasise is if you are not sure. Look at both sites for similar questions. First this will help you make a choice, you know what sort of answer you want and ...

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Can I ask a question asking for iPhone pre-purchase advice?
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The main limit on what you can ask for this is making the question ask for answers that are opinion based or you ask too broad a question (see the help centre especially here) You need to ask about ...

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On Ask Different, can I ask the question "Would any OSX work on my hp laptop"?
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@bmike has answered re the Hackintosh questions however the other two types of question are different, give bmike's edit as they now can be assumed to on a Mac. So is there any mac os that will ...

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What can we do about such behaviour?
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In general @patrix answer is correct, however in this case the original question really emphasised and was built round the game issue and thus was the part of the question that was to be answered so ...

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Why isn't there a link to the moderator tools in the menu bar?
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The moderation tools are really the review queue - except you have single action in some cases rather than needing collaborating votes to take action. I have 10k on StackOverflow and my toolbar looks ...

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Downvoting Etiquette: With or Without Making A Comment?
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The order of coment and downvotes does not really matter as the reader is very unlikely to see the question between the two actions. However more imprtantly is the last question "Indeed what are the ...

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I would like to close and Delete my account here
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First thing to note is that closing a question does not mean getting rid of it. It just means that it is difficult to understand and the poster needs to clarify what they are asking. Also I am writing ...

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Is it OK to recommend a jailbreak solution to question that didn't ask for one?
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I can see no reason not to suggest jailbreak if there is no other choice, I would note the downside that the device would not be supported by Apple. The reason I would suggest this is this site is ...

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Why doesn't AskDifferent Reviews have tests?
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As @bmike says each site does this differently. In Stack Overflow the tests were added because there were many users trying to get review badges by just clicking Looks Good even when the question was ...

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Why is the edit link displayed but is uneditable?
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The question had a pending edit by a user with low reputation (<2000). This has to be approved by two users with reputation >=2000. As both @Globalnomad and @Phorce have < 2000 you cannot edit ...

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Re-evaluating "list of tips" type questions
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Ask Different does allow (unlike Stack Overflow where these should be closed as non-constructive) questions asking for lists and software recommendations. If we keep allowing these then some of those ...

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Problems with a question with some answers for iPhone 3G and then an edit to iPhone 3GS
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When did the edit to 3GS occur - Sathya's edit is not marked up as changed and the original is 3G - seems like a error in the revision history. Thus the OP did not make this edit and given that they ...

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Our volume tag is a mess. Can we decide if it's sound related or filesystem related?
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Making it as a synonym will not end the problem as users will just add it without reading what it is for. I think the only way is to clean the questions up and then burninate the tag If we do not ...

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What should the iBook tag actually be for? Books or laptops?
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I agree in theory with @JasonSalaz's solution ibooks for the app and ibook for the hardware. Hopwever I think that users will not read the wiki and will carry on misusing the tags. I think as iBook ...

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Access to some moderator tools should be linked to flag weight or edits
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I think the main issue here is that somone who just edits answers/questions does not get reviewed like users who ask/answer questions. If you ask/answer other users give you reputation for meeting the ...

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Design for the Apple StackExchange site
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As others note the site needs to make it clear it is for Apple questions - perhaps as a sub text saying Mac, iPhone, iPad (and whatever else Apple do). Ask Different does not make me think of Apple ...

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