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Other stacks should be referenced on wiki and off-topic questions

Problem: There is a huge amount of off-topic questions that gets unanswered. Questions are shut closed, very often without further explanation. Solution: I suggest we make a simple guideline for ...
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What is stopping us from expanding our scope strategically?

In current AI, most of the research work is happening in machine learning. Lot of buzzwords are popping up in this domain. And most of the experts are into the implementation of new models, algorithms ...
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Minimal number of edits possibly too low

I encountered a few times by now that people make formatting errors in their answers. Sometimes, they just set back ticks ("`") incorrectly, which may destroy the formatting of an entire ...
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Merge [graphs] and [graph-theory] tags

These tags seem to be effectively interchangeable for all questions I've seen them used in. Should they be merged? (Note: I agree graph-neural-networks should remain distinct.)
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Should the threshold for post closure by non-moderators be reduced from 5 to 3?

Essentially, because voting activity on SE:AI is still sub-optimal, it's rare for a question to recieve 5 close votes from the community. (Here the community refers to non-moderators--mods can ...
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Are bots used for spam filtering in SE.AI currently?

In stack overflow there is a couple community bots that aims to help moderation by automatically flagging posts with the stack exchange API, like this. Is bots like this used in artificial ...
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How to do code syntax highlighting

Stack Overflow does code syntax highlighting automatically, however, ai.stackexchange doesn't. I've tried to add <-- language: python --> before code lines ...
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Question deleted after answer

Earlier today I answered a question titled "About the paper : “Label-Free Supervision of Neural Networks with Physics and Domain Knowledge”", for which I had to check the original paper. I spent some ...
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Flagging a question to be closed as off-topic should offer more options

Currently, when you flag a question as off-topic, you cannot specify which other SE website it should belong to. I think we should at least have the option to specify that it can belong to Data ...
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When will the CMS value corresponding to the description in the communities drop down be changed?

It was unanimously agreed that the current AI Stack Exchange description in the below depicted drop down and search for MORE STACK EXCHANGE COMMUNITIES is a misrepresentation for two reasons. Not ...
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Is the Artificial Intelligence beta stuck with its current out-facing description?

After two years of effort and patience in developing a sensible consensus about the AI SE sub-site's description, taking care to be respectful of other established SE sub-sites and insuring a faithful ...
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Why did the close page flow include neither DS nor CV in the listed migration recommendation options? [duplicate]

When I voted to close a purely data science question that appeared in the First Question queue and selected the option that it was more appropriate for another site, the AI meta was listed as the only ...
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Is the incentive of the down vote undifferentiated by the existence of associated reasoning non-optimal for SE?

This is a question to ask the social engineers employed by those who own SE and SO, but I would like to vet it here before doing that. Background Consider that the SE/SO structure is, from one ...
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Is there any way to add the "tabular" environment to the LaTeX support for this site?

That would allow this structure, instead of trying to build tables with ASCII or UTF-8 characters, tedious to say the least. ...
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How can we change the site description to match our current topic guidelines, and past votes on the description?

The current description for the AI.SE site is: Q&A for people interested in conceptual questions about life and challenges in a world where "cognitive" functions can be mimicked in purely ...
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Visited/Unvisited link colours are too similar

Not sure if this is a bug, or maybe an improvement opportunity, but with my current settings I find the colours to be similar enough to cause confusion, I haven't experienced this in other sites. ...
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Low-resolution version of logo too vague

While the new logo looks great at higher resolutions (e.g. in the title just under the navigation bar), it's really 'vague' (sorry, I don't know how to phrase it) in e.g. the Hot Network Questions ...
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Push Notifications in questions list

I'd like to be notified when new questions arise. Would it be feasible? Receive notifications from a specific feed (in my case the Artificial Intelligence community)? When I say "Notifications" I ...
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Increase the number of sites for flag "off-topic->another site"

If a question must be flag as "off-topic" due to "This question belongs on another site in the Stack Exchange network", the only current possibility is "belongs on ai.meta.stackexchange.com". No ...
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Should we make tags for the different languages?

Recently, a user asked a question in which I am unable to help (Or even refer) the OP as I do not know which language is being used. So, my question is, should we make language tags ("python", "...
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Math equations on AI stackexchange [duplicate]

I recently replied to a post on ai stackexchange, and I noticed that it is not possible to insert equations, unlike other websites like crypto stackexchange for example. I believe the library used on ...
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Are these tags synonymous?

I came across these tags. Are these tags synonymous? spanish-language language-processing natural-language natural-language-processing The Spanish language tag is not synonymous, but I don't find ...
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Proposed Tag: Probabilistic Graphical model

I Searched for the PGM tag to subscribe to but could not find it. IMHO, Probabilistic Graphical model is an essential branch of AI Thanks
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Is it possible to place a banner stating that programming questions are off-topic here?

We seem to have a lot of questions about programming showing up now, which are off-topic (and not enough people VTCing!). Examples: (1) (2) (3) Is it possible to place a banner at the top of the ...
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What topics can I ask about here?

What should we have in Help Center > Asking section regarding What topics can I ask about here? For example Stats SE has this: CrossValidated is for statisticians, data miners, and anyone else ...
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Add CogSCi as a migration target

Can we please add Cognitive Sciences as a migration target? It only makes sense, since we're bound to have some questions that should probably be migrated there, such as this. Or at least add the '...
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Can we have LaTeX formatting support?

I was going to answer a question about reinforcement learning and wanted to show some formulas using the same notation I use on CrossValidated, for instance: $r_{t+1}+\gamma \max_a Q(s_{t+1},a)$ But ...
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Why isn't the [artificial-intelligence] tag blacklisted?

I've seen several questions that use the artificial-intelligence tag, sometimes as the only tag on the question. That is not useful for categorizing questions, so please don't add this to your ...