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This is a classic "procedural" (or "row based" or "sequential") versus "set based" issue. See Understanding “Set based” and “Procedural” approaches in SQL or any one of thousands of similar articles. The API uses SQL to get its results and the idea of requiring an arbitrary order to results is anathema in SQL -- a sign of possible deficiencies in "set ...


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If this doesn't happen, this simple script will do it for you!: $('.site-picker.ui-autocomplete-input').on('input', function() { setTimeout(function() { var mylist = $('body > ul.ui-autocomplete'); var listitems = mylist.children('li').get(); listitems.sort(function(a, b) { return ...


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You can get at this information, but it's messy. Using the /posts/{id}/revisions route you can query for the list of all revision events for a particular question, which includes close/reopen events. These have revision_type = "vote_based" which you can filter the results by, but so do delete/undelete and protect/unprotect events, meaning you ultimately ...


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Currently, the Stack Exchange API has nothing to do with Stack Overflow Careers. Anyway, there is no API for accessing Stack Overflow Careers job listings. Best you can do is grab the most recent 1000 listings from the Careers "all new jobs" RSS feed.


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Until the feature request is approved, you can get this number in one of 3 ways: You can get slightly stale data with this SEDE query. Note that it uses your Stack Exchange account number (4337810 for the OP) -- which you can get by clicking on the "Accounts" listing of any profile page. Or, You can make a boatload of API calls to get the current ...


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Just for posterity: Version 2.1 (released 2012-09-04) supported posting comments. Version 2.2 (released 2014-02-10) supports posting questions, answers, and comments. More reading material on write access here.


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The Stack Exchange app can be found here It's features are listed as: Version 1.0.60 can access: Identity find accounts on the device Photos/Media/Files modify or delete the contents of your USB storage read the contents of your USB storage Other receive data from Internet prevent device from sleeping read Google service configuration full network access ...


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Hear! Hear! I want to study what makes a good answer on SO. I started by querying complete web pages (questions with all comments, answers, and their comments) for questions with some minimum score (such as 5) for a number of fixed tags A,B,C created in some time period (say, one full week two months ago). This can be done well with \search and a filter ...


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There is currently no method to filter events by event_type. For now, just load all the events and filter through the event_type values afterwards. Since the /events route only covers the last 15 minutes, it will only take 2 to 10 pages to get all the unfiltered results on Stack Overflow (the busiest site). However, your options increase depending on ...



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