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Can we have LaTeX formatting support?
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Here are several questions and answers that would benefit from MathJax support on this website. These are just a few examples I've found in a 5 minutes search. Nevertheless, I think this number is ...

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Can we arrange a call to past active users?
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7 votes

I don't know if someone has done that in the past or not, but I don't think it's a very good idea. These users probably don't contribute to the site anymore because they don't have the time or desire ...

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Is it Okay to remove thanking phrases in questions?
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7 votes

Yes, you can and should remove those sentences, as our policy states Do not use signature, taglines, greetings, thanks and other chit chat. Every post you make is already “signed” with your standard ...

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3-vote close - how's it going?
7 votes

There have been more closed posts by the non-mod community members, so I've not intervened as much as I used to. When I've come across a post that should be closed, in multiple cases, I restrained ...

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Should questions related to Statistical Learning Theory/Multi-armed Bandits be placed here?
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7 votes

All theoretical/conceptual questions about statistical learning theory (which is an approach to computational learning theory, developed by Vladimir Vapnik and others, a sub-field of AI) and multi-...

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January 2020 Moderator Election — Community Interest Check
6 votes

I'm interested in running for a moderator position.

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What are the practices of serious stack contributors?
5 votes

You can see in my profile that I've visited the site 908 consecutive times out of 1097 days that I've visited it, so I've been visiting the site at least once per day for more than 2 years. Having ...

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What is stopping us from expanding our scope strategically?
5 votes

I am against this idea because there are already other sites (DS SE and Stack Overflow) that cover these programming issues. If we allowed this type of question, there would be more reasons to merge ...

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Why domain experts of our main site are mostly calm?
5 votes

You give three good reasons why many experienced users here are not very active or as active as you and I would like. Unfortunately, this is a problem that exists for a long time. There aren't and ...

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Is it okay treat the number of upvotes as correctness?
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Is it okay treat the number of upvotes as correctness? Sometimes, there isn't a single correct answer to a question, so upvotes may simply indicate the number of people that liked or agreed with with ...

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2020 Community Moderator Election Results
5 votes

I am really flattered by this opportunity and vote of confidence! I will try to do my best, in collaboration with the other moderators and community members! Feel free to ping me in our main chat room ...

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How important is to write an edit summary during moderation activity?
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4 votes

I don't think you need to provide a custom edit summary for every edit, especially when you already have the privilege to edit posts automatically. In fact, if you have the privilege to automatically ...

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2021: a year in moderation
4 votes

With respect to last year, here are a few things I would like to note The suggested edits by the community increased significantly, which is a good thing, as it suggests that the community starts to ...

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Is removing my upvotes and acceptance to an answer okay incase of confusion?
4 votes

I think it's not just fine but you should remove the upvote and an unaccept the answer until you are sure that the answer is correct or not (note that this is just my personal suggestion, so it's not ...

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Is it not recommended to ask the intent of other members in the community in which our site policies are involved?
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I would say that your question was perfectly fine. If a user doesn't want to say something about their intentions, it is also fine. If you think you're bothering/annoying a user, it may be a good idea ...

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Can our main site deal with etymological aspects of artificial intelligence?
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4 votes

I am in favour of this type of question being on-topic here. In particular, it seems that those questions would be at the intersection of "history of AI" (which is on-topic here) and "...

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What can I do to attract expert users?
4 votes

I agree with your points. This is a question that I've been asking myself for a long time, but I don't have a definitive answer/solution. Some potential solutions are Advertise our website (but not ...

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Should I put a disclaimer while answering with low confidence?
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In addition to what was written in the other answer, which I agree with (so, generally, if you think you're unsure about something you should inform the reader, as misinformation can hurt the readers),...

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Is it okay to boldify(higlight) the portion of answer that is deserved to be, without posters permission?
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I generally agree with Neil's suggestions. I would also like to emphasize that making or not a word or sentence bold is sometimes a matter of style and it depends on what the OP or you want to ...

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Is it recommended to accept an uncited plagiarised answer?
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3 votes

If the answer contains plagiarised content, it should be deleted, because it can be a copyright infringement. So, you should vote to delete it or flag it for a moderator to intervene. You should not ...

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What exactly do the BOT Community when modified some questions in the main site of AI.SE?
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3 votes

If you click on the "Show activity on this post" button (in red in the screenshot below) You should see the activity of the post. For example, if you click on that button of this post, you ...

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In which StackExchange site to ask questions about preprint that has developed DNN theory in the language of topos and stacks?
3 votes

In theory, questions about any topic of a paper in machine learning, deep learning or neural networks are on-topic here, so I think your questions would be on-topic here, so you could try to ask them ...

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Is Searching for finding some information ( Papers or Posts) about the AI simulation with Time traveling capability off topic
3 votes

That post was closed after the vote of 3 community members (including myself). It would have been closed anyway even if I was not a moderator, given that, right now, only 3 votes are required to close ...

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Should I delete the question if I get a reference to answer in comments
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3 votes

If you think that a question can potentially be useful for future readers, you should not delete it, even when you have found the answer to your question in the meanwhile, because questions can also ...

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Can we ask for an intuitive explanation of models, algorithms and topics?
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3 votes

Yes, you can ask for an intuitive explanation of a model, algorithm or, in general, topic. Just make sure that you clarify in your post what exactly you are looking for. For example, if you're ...

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What are the main problems of our Stack? What could we be doing better to grow?
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There are several problems. Some of them have already been raised but not addressed. Too broad questions (or posts with multiple questions) are not closed (immediately). See Why aren't too broad ...

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Why aren't implementation based questions welcome on this stack?
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3 votes

If we want to accept all or most questions that are related to AI and are also on-topic on the Data Science SE, Cross Validated SE, and Stack Overflow websites, then we'd better just merge the ...

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Answer deleted by diamond moderator during bounty
2 votes

This answer was deleted because you copied content from a paper without clarifying which parts you copied, so you basically tried to make it seem that the content in that answer was yours, while, in ...

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Answer deleted along with question diamond moderator nbro- III
2 votes

As written in my other answer, this question was deleted because it was off-topic and unclear, so very poor. Programming questions are off-topic here. Please, take a look at our on-topic page.

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my answer has been deleted along with its question by diamond moderator nbro
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Your answer was deleted along with the question, which was too broad and partially off-topic. Questions that are off-topic and are of no value to our community can be deleted by moderators. Our ...

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