Linked Questions

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Original proofs generated on the parent site

Not a question, but I thought it would be a useful indexing tool to have a meta big-list of proofs whose first appearance "in the literature" was on this site. Idea: each answer links to an answer on ...
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How to ask a good question

The moderators spend considerable time on editing badly written questions. A possible way for reducing the number of badly written questions is writing down some guidelines (similar to the MO ...
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Is it ok to ask about the correctness of preprints on crank-friendly topics?

See this question in which someone asked for an update on the status of an arxiv preprint on graph isomorphism. It was downvoted, with a comment "Are this kind of discussions on-topic here? I think ...
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How will you cite a discussion on this site in your paper?

Should we just provide the link or write down the names of users whose responses were most useful?
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References to cstheory in the literature

This is a placeholder question to collect instances where cstheory has been cited in papers. Hopefully as time goes in, this list will get longer. Please answer in the format: Question (and ...
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How can we collaboratively investigate open problems?

This question builds on a comment of Shane's in a previous meta post on what can be achieved using a theory Q&A site. I've spent a good deal of time on Jeff Erickson's lovely problem about ...
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Community Promotion Ads - 2013 [duplicate]

As it is December 2012, we are now going to reset our Community Promotion Ads for the new year. What are Community Promotion Ads? Community Promotion Ads are community-vetted advertisements that ...
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Attacking Open Questions

In their latest blog post, the guys from tex.SE mention that they regularly hold events where they specificly sift through the list of open questions with the goal to answer as many of them as ...
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Highlights of cstheory.stackexchange.com

To promote this site, it would be useful to have a collection of our highlights. Hence this question: What are the best technical questions that have been asked and answered on cstheory....
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What interesting open problems have been asked on this stackexchange?

One of the things that regularly prompts me to refresh this stackexchange is the promise of interesting open problems (and not "wide" open problems like major complexity class separations or the ...
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Status of Our Community Blog

What is the status of our community blog? There haven't been any new posts in about 5 months.