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What is this notification with orange background for?

It means there is 1 review waiting for me that is related to "suggested edits". This example shows what is shown when I clicked the orange 1: Down the image there is a compare between old and new (...
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Not getting some of the comment and badge notifications

It looks like the system is working in its intended and slightly confusing way. You only get comment notifications when the system thinks the message is for you You made a comment that the OP ...
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How to suscribe for Hot command-line questions?

The only Hot Questions feed I can find is the central SE feed. This obviously contains every hot question for every site and every tag. But each item in the feed has enough information to work out ...
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What does the number next to the review button signify?

It is the number of available Suggested Edits to review. But keep in mind that it doesn't refresh automatically. It reloads when you refresh or you go another page. So if there was a 1 next to the ...
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Why is the time displayed in my achievements notification area 1 hour behind the actual time?

It's in UTC time, the time on which all of SE ticks. It's not local time and no there is no "fix".
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Not receiving notifications

I am now receiving notifications. I realized that I had created an account on Ask Ubuntu without creating one for Stack Exchange itself. It seems that, after creating a Stack Exchange account, I was ...
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Is it possible to join global inboxes of two accounts?

You could probably just forward your own e-mails. Set it up so you get e-mail reminders for all the things. In Users → Preferences → Emails In the account you have setup for e-...
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Clicking on green reputation button does not make it go away

See https://meta.stackoverflow.com/questions/268957/topbar-notifications-dont-go-away - this should now be resolved.
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