Questions tagged [scope]

What's on topic and what's not. How should we define or change our scope as we find topics that are currently off topic but shouldn't be, and vice versa.

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Is iPhone on topic?

...When it looks and acts like Windows Mobile? The theme is OS7 for jailbroken iPhones.
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Suggested FAQ wording around the scope of this site

After reaching what I think is the most activity this thread is going to have (at this stage of the beta), and no one objecting to the changes; I have taken the liberty of adding the content below to ...
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Are speculative questions on topic?

When When will Windows Phone 8 be released? was asked, it made me wonder if speculative questions should be off topic. On the Android StackExchange, they specifically made questions like When will ...
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Questions about specific apps are eligible?

The have been a few question about the behavior of specific applications. (For example: How to see twitter trends from the twitter app once an account has been used to login?). We will accept this ...
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What should we do about legal questions?

We've started to get questions about legal issues (warranty and EULA), for example Will I void my warranty if I run Samsung service codes?. Many other SE sites have rule such questions off-topic, ...
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Are questions about Zune desktop software on topic? Skydrive?

Personally I knew nothing of Zune until I needed it to do things with my new phone. So I've got a bunch of questions about Zune which I'd love to ask here, and to me they feel like they're phone ...
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What should our FAQ contain?

This question is guided by Robert's blog post, The 7 Essential Meta Questions of Every Beta, and the below part is shamelessly copied from Personal Productivity which copied it from above blog post. ...
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Can Windows Mobile be made off topic in the FAQ?

The state of this discussion is that Windows Mobile should be off topic. Can we have the FAQ updated to say that?
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Should we allow questions that belong to a gray area?

Is it possible to "root" a Windows Phone device? What are the benefits? This question might not be 100% legal and thus it would make me wonder if it adheres to the legal terms as set by ...
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What kind of “is there an app for X?” questions will we accept?

About: Is there a Pandora client for Windows Phone 7? This feels like a recommendation question, in the form of Q&A is Hard, Let’s Go Shopping!, and appears to be facing close votes. I am ...
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Are Windows Phone programming questions appropriate for the site?

Is it appropriate to ask a question about Windows Phone Development on the site? If not, where should I ask such questions?