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SENotifier, a Stack Exchange inbox notifier for Mac OS X

SENotifier is a Mac OS X app that shows the current contents of your Stack Exchange inbox in the menu bar.

IGB Stack Flair - A dynamic flair for stackexchange.com sites

IGB Stack Flair page at sourceforge.net How to include it in your web page How to include it in your Wikipedia page (you have to be logged in to see it working) License GNU General Public Licen…

How can I filter events by event_type?

I am using the /events route in the API and it returns all events from Stack Overflow. But I want to filter based on event_type. Is there any way to do that?

Unhide Downvoted Answers

This simple userscript allows you to hover over an answer that has been greyed-out because of its low score to remove the styling. After you move away from the post, it will return to its original …

Searching on Stack Overflow and using the API give different results?

I am trying to use the Stack Exchange API to see the trends on different topics. Looking at the API documentation, I see that I could do this using the /search path (it's documented that this meth…

Does anyone have a script that lets you log in to chat server side?

There doesn't seem to be any sort of API for chat. I'm working on creating one, however I'm stuck at the login bit. How can I get Python (or some other server side language) to log in to chat? The…

Looking for Bookmarklet to Create a Question

I want to build a small bookmarklet which can take the selected text and send it to Stack Overflow to create a new post containing the selected text. Also get a unique id or something that helps …

Can we have some debug endpoints for testing corner cases?

After encountering a throttle violation today (which I posted in another question), it occurred to me that although I've put together code to handle "backoff" conditions, and potentially throttle v…

How to generate an Access Token using .net?

I am trying to develop an .NET application to consume Stack Exchange APIs. I can consume GET methods. Now, I want to call Stack Exchange API /questions/add to add questions. This API needs an acce…

How to list your application/library/wrapper/script here

If you've created an application, script, or library for use on the Stack Exchange network, that's fantastic! Now publicize it by creating a question with the correct tag: app http://stackapps…

StackFlair - Generate flair for your Stack Exchange associated accounts (please switch to stackflair.com)

There have been several requests on Meta Stack Overflow for a way to get a combined flair similar to what is shown on Area 51. I took a "I want it, I'll make it" approach. Thus becam…

Fast Multi Platform Data Dump Import for SQL Server (2000/2005/2008), SQLite and MySQL

UPDATE: Both soapi.info and skysanders.net have been offline for a while. A fork exists at github.com/peschkaj/soddi. Updated compilation platform to enable execution on x86 and x64. Confirme…

StackPaste - paste images into the text form instantly (unstable first release)

tl;dr Github link (raw) Motivation I really like to accompany my questions with images, especially on sites like Graphic Design or Chemistry. Very often, my images are just annotated screenshots…

Is there an API to upload images to SE's imgur installation?

Is there an API for uploading images to the StackExchange-specific imgur installation? I could use the main imgur site, but they don't keep the images indefinitely. Use case: It would be advanta…

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