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  • yacoob

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    Currently carbon-based.

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      Having a team of moderators *per* topic would work nicely, I think. Problem is, if you give ownership to the first person interested, how do you avoid topic-squatting? How do you hand over a topic, after original owners go AWOL? Reddit handles …
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      What's the story for topic moderation? It seems that right now topics are curated by site owners. No idea about moderation - are there any mechanisms to prevent topic abuse? From the very obvious spam, which should be easy to detect (spammers …
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      Ooh, thanks for properly identifying my avatar. :D
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      I think you'll enjoy Ars then, there are very pronounced consequences of characters actions. And resulting personal growth. Just a bit of warning, things might be slow a bit; for me it really clicked at episode 5. Bit like Westworld which spent …
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      I'd love to be able to set name/avatar per topic I'm posting to. Bit like having many aspects to your presence - when I'm talking about gunpla, I use this name+icon, but when I talk about security - a different one. Ideally with enough settings to …
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      I'm curious what do you fine people listen to, in terms of Science Fiction. I've recently finished Ars Paradoxica. It starts as a relatively simple story - wacky science, scientist vs military, temporal paradoxes 101. By episode five, it turns …
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      ...or I've found a usability kink. Specifically: in my first post I've added 'gundam' as a topic, only to realise later that those topics are case sensitive. Okay, let's add 'Gundam' topic. Nope, it looks like it thinks it's already there. Okay …
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      yacoob
      You might have met me elsewhere. With the imminent shutdown of Google Plus, I'm looking for a new place where I can concentrate on discussing interests rather than people. Interest number one, gunpla. That is, tiny plastic robots, scale models of …
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