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Replace badge icons with rubber ducks

Source: See GitHub: Stack Exchange, replace badge icons with duckies... and post bug reports and pull requests there. Install: Install from GitHub Made some tweaks as follows: June 01, 2019: Turned ...
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Bug with `badges/name` endpoint

I don't know for sure what the original problem was, but the most recent issue was a result of implementing a new badge without rebuilding the API. Once the API was pushed to production, the bug was ...
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"Informed" badge shown as Next badge, but doesn't exist on this site

The Informed badge is removed from the "Next badge" tracking. Previously it was listed in the Available badges section. Now it is not available under the Available or Bronze section. So the bug has ...
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'Informed' badge doesn't exist on site, but is still being promoted

The button won't be shown after the next production build. Thanks for the report! The status-review tag will become red at the same time.
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'Informed' badge doesn't exist on site, but is still being promoted

I agree it is weird that you get teased for a badge you're unable to earn. It is worth mentioning that Stack Apps is a bit special as a Question and Answer site within the Stack Exchange family of ...
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How can I retrieve the reputation I (or another user, fwiw) earned for a given tag from questions and answers?

It is easier to use the /users/{id}/top-tags (JSON) endpoint for a single user. That will give you for a given user all their tags with score and count for question and answers. Don't let the "...
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Descriptions of tag-based badges are incorrect

This seems to have been silently/magically fixed in the last 7 months (Date of Nicos Karalis' comment). Descriptions seem correct now. I had verified that they weren't correct when I upvoted this ...
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StinkingBadges - Track your progress towards long-term badges

On Code Review we have people getting the Generalist Badge, but the app says we only have 38 tags that qualify, could you do some updating of that for us please?
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How can I retrieve the reputation I (or another user, fwiw) earned for a given tag from questions and answers?

As a more involved alternative, there is a dedicated endpoint for retrieving reputation changes - /reputation. It returns a list of Reputation objects, each having a post_id and reputation_change ...
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How to get (unread) achievements?

Badges and new privileges are part of the /notifications method, which is a single call for all accounts across the network. The results show whether the notification is unread or not. There's also a ...
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