20 votes
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Are duplicate questions hidden now?

The recent change to post notices does not change which posts are visible. It changes what information about their closure is visible. When you're logged in, you've probably seen text in post notices ...
14 votes
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What about simplifying the UI for AskUbuntu?

Call me crazy, but I find this: Far more useful, practical, clear and easy to use than this: In the second image, all the useful functions apart from Open and Save are hidden away behind menus. I ...
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7 votes
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Some questions are greyed out on Meta

This is because you are ignoring one (or more) of the questions tags, just hover over the tags to see which one(s).
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6 votes
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No tag for ubuntu on askubuntu.com?

status-declined If you are posting on Ask Ubuntu, it's implied you're using Ubuntu or an official variant of Ubuntu. That's why we don't have an ubuntu tag - it's superfluous. Use the version tag ...
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6 votes

A "My Questions" button next to the "Ask Question" button

It's not just your questions that would be useful to have fast access to. It's also your answers, and your favorites (i.e., questions you have starred), and the list of all actions that you have done ...
3 votes

Award bounty button not working

Using Chromium 38.0.2125.111 I can't award the bounty, but I tried it in Firefox 33.0 on the same machine and it worked fine.
2 votes

Reject buttons looks too much like an ok button

The second line of text in the yellow box above the review area is supposed to explain what you're doing in this case, though I can understand if a lot of people skim it in preference of the bright ...
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2 votes

Reject buttons looks too much like an ok button

Yees, I'm totally agree! When there is only one button, usually it is a Confirm (positive action) button. The first time, when I opened the screenshot, I didn't read anything, I just saw Next or Skip ...
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2 votes
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How are answers ranked?

Depends on the sorting you choose, Votes, oldest or active. Look top right above the answers
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2 votes

The new cookie consent banner is way larger than needed

I think we might have stumbled upon something here. From HuHa's comment: According to EU law, the default setting needs to be essential cookies, but they overlooked that all such banners provide a ...
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1 vote

The new cookie consent banner is way larger than needed

I don't like cookies. My browser is set to discard them after it is closed. As a web developer, that seems like a slightly absurd overreaction, but each to their own. It obviously means a site can't ...
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1 vote

User name missing in mobile version of askubuntu (I think!)

Thanks for bringing this up. I cannot reproduce the issue in the current build of our network sites. The layout for mobile has also changed considerably in the last 2 years. If you experience further ...
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