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EDIT: Implemented using Web Sockets (because the caching characteristics of the API does not allow real-time notifications). I created a Chrome extension and Firefox add-on, and created a Stack Apps listing at Real-time desktop notifications for Stack Exchange inbox. In Google Chrome, the popup is closed when performing an action outside it (clicking, ...


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http://stackauth.com/1.0/sites will get you information about all the sites.


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Thanks for the help, S.Mark. Here's the answer: http://code.google.com/chrome/extensions/xhr.html You must register the API in your manifest.json file under permissions: ... "permissions": ["http://api.stackoverflow.com/"], ... }


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Bug: When the error popup is displayed, no error is displayed (only a .), and clicking the Ok button does not dismiss the popup box.


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This is really cool! Thank you! But it needs an update asap! There is an issue with the counter.. Please resolve!


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status-completed Can somebody please port this to Firefox? I would definitely appreciate it. FF Desktop Notification support: https://code.google.com/p/ff-html5notifications/


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It would be really nice if somebody could rewrite this as a Greasemonkey script using Desktop Notifications, so that I could use this with Firefox. In case that last part left you thinking that there's something wrong with me, take a look at this. :)


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I'm new to SEApps, and given the design of it, I apologize if bug reports are not supposed to be "Answers". Please let me know and I'll move it to the OP comments. That having been said, I just installed this extension, and have a problem. Why can't I manually specify an OpenID in the extension configuration? I don't use a common vendor, I have my own.


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StackEye v2.0 brings another great feature viz Follow users on all StackExchange sites. Just go to the profile page of the user and click Follow and there you go. All the Jon Skeet's fans, this feature is for you. Follow him and get informed of all the posts made by him. Keep learning from his great answers and questions. There are too many experts out ...


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UPDATE I've made some improvments: You can now monitor meta.stackoverflow and stackapps You can choose on the options page whether you only want to see questions that contain ALL of the tags you specified or to show questions that contain ANY of the tags (like SO's Interesting Tags feature) I've made some stylistic changes to the options page (fonts, CSS, ...


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Yacoby - I like the idea (and your choice of libraries ;-)), You might want to try and make these requirements a bit more focused, if possible. I realize that I can examine the code and figure out if you are up to hanky panky, but not every one can, and even if they can may not be inclined to, all of these result in a quick, no-brainer 'cancel'. If you ...


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Here is a screenshot on Ubuntu, as requested: Looks pretty similar to Windows :)


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This is a very slick, awesome-looking extension with lots of potential. My main feature request would be for the ability to be notified of changes to any question (not just your own), the way that StackStalker does it. This would be great since it looks like StackStalker's author has lost interest in it and hasn't added support for arbitrary Stack Exchange ...


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I think it is better to change the title of the "username" from "username" to "site name" in the "Accounts" page. It will help peoples to understand the site name easily.


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StackGuru is great, I was looking for something like this for months. Still the limitation of 10 tags pe user is far too small, probably I would be interested to have a limit of 100 tags or over. I know that I could install my own instance, but this would take too much time.


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You know, you should probably set the "Developer website" to point here rather than to http://nuc.gr. I was just trying to get back here from chrome://extensions, and upon opening your page, I almost despaired of getting back here — it just looked so sparse. Fortunately, I persevered until I found that the word "geek" linked to your ...


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Bug Report (status-completed) Go to a tag page, for example this one. You will see a question, such as this: Find the vote and answer count on the left. Click the vote count. You will then get a message in the error console that says Post ID not found! Please report this at http://stackapps.com/q/3082/9699 So now I'm reporting it.


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Hmm, needz moar escaping: My notifications for the question Implement <!— language: lang-css --> in preview are showing as "Implement in preview"!


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Two problems that I have: My display username is "Nomæd" with a unicode letter æ, but it appears as �� instead. I have 6 associated accounts, and the main one is http://atheism.stackexchange.com/ but I can't make it appear in my list of accounts in any way. Anyone has solutions, mainly for problem no. 2?


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Could you add the ability to specify whether questions open in incognito or not? Or even if you're currently browsing in incognito and you click on a question; it'll open in incognito. Would be helpful.


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It seems I can't get this one working on my Super User account. For some reason it remains stuck at: Setup Stage: 3 Downloading Tags 314 Downloading Answers 582 Downloading Questions 534 Any idea what might be causing this?


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Seems like @Ivo I'm getting stuck too! =( Tried thrice so far. Refreshed the page and clicked enable stacked-odd..


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You can actually just pass in window.location.hostname directly: This parameter can be the full domain name (ie. "stackoverflow.com"), or a short form identified by api_site_parameter on the site object. (emphasis mine) Since the site does not provide the short form to you directly anywhere, going the full hostname route is probably your best bet. ...


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Is this app still working? I installed pidgin, added my gtalk account and included stacksguru@appspot.com in the contact list, then I started following the [java] tag, but I'm not getting any alerts even if new java questions are asked. Am I missing anything?


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The escaping issue has been mentioned already, but I'd just like to accentuate it with a screenshot - As you can see, the HTML is actually being rendered. In the case of an HTML comment, the content is simply not displayed, but HTML content here is being showed as an un-ordered list item. Here is a link to the post from the screenshot.


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Now doesn't work. Apparently jsFiddle have changed their API.


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Could the notifications time out after a certain length, so I don't have to click every single one? Also, could it be possible to monitor more than one stack exchange site at a time? I watch both SO and UX.


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It is surprisingly poor written to me. This are some of the thing that has to be changed: input tag is self closing - options.html When using jQuery you should not use document.getElementById, innerHTML - notification.html function pausecomp(millis) seems like "busy waiting" - background.html html tags interpreted ( wow ) Edit: It is more of a must ...


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Multiple domains? Is it possible to follow multiple domains from one client? I find that would be a useful feature.


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I am not sure if this is a bug with Google Talk but I keep getting messages from stackguru in my inbox while I am offline. Instead I would prefer to get them via the chat client when I became available. Does anyone knows how to tune this? PS. I do not want to disable my chat history because this is very useful feature.



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