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Can we add syntax highlighting to the Q# tag?

for q#, would it be possible to add csharp syntax highlighting? For now, I have been editing codeblocks in the posts as follows: ```csharp but it would be nice if ...
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Custom badge icon

Like how AcademiaSE, and ChemistrySE, have custom badge icons; it would be cool if we also have something like that. Something like an electron spin Or one of the submissions for the initial QCSE ...
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Can we add syntax highlighting to the pennylane tag?

It seems that the pennylane tag does not have syntax highlighting (see for instance this question). Since Pennylane is a Python framework, is it possible to add syntax highlighting for this tag?
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Do we need tags for highly specific elementary mathematical topics?

Consider tags such as linear-algebra, inner-product, matrix-representation, tensor-product, partial-trace, trace, eigenvalues-and-eigenvectors, hilbert-space, exponentiation and possibly others I ...
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Make possible to update the answers to a post by anyone (for current research answers which are frequently moving)

I asked this question Review paper on depth, qubits and $T$ gates number on Clifford+T decomposition for various "typical" algorithms I feel like the answer to this kind of question can ...
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Should we blind the reputation of askers/answers on the main page and within asked questions?

Reviewing MathOverflow a recent change that I just now observed is that the reputation of the users who ask and answer questions is not clearly observed within the main page, nor within the question ...
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Please add ChemJax

Currently, the only sites with the mhchem extension to MathJax are Chemistry.SE, Biology.SE, EarthScienes.SE, MatterModeling.SE. I would have liked to use ChemJax ...
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Add stackoverflow to the "belongs on another site in the SE network" closing option

With the increasing popularity of tools and python packages for implementing and play with QC, more and more questions are getting closer to the edge of being general coding questions. Many of these ...
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Qcircuit tutorial and quickref

(Not finished !) The goal of this post is to create a tutorial and a quick reference for the qcircuit latex package which can draw quantum circuits. This post aims to be an extensive and full ...
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Creation of qcircuit latex quickef

The qcircuit latex package uses the xy-matrix package to create quantum circuits including all types of gates (simple, multi, controlled), a lot of measurement personalization, etc... This is a ...
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Creation of debugging tag

There are quite a few questions of Quantum Computing Stack Exchange which are often new user's asking help with Q# or Qiskit ...
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Default $\langle{\text{bra}}|\text{ket}\rangle$ \newcommand in every post

$\newcommand{\bra}[1]{\left<#1\right|}\newcommand{\ket}[1]{\left|#1\right>}\newcommand{\bk}[2]{\left<#1\middle|#2\right>}\newcommand{\bke}[3]{\left<#1\middle|#2\middle|#3\right>}$ $\...
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Creation of an 'openfermion' tag

Could somebody please create an 'openfermion' tag? I don't have the required reputation. It's how the Github for the project asks people to ask questions but when I tried it didn't exist.
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Should we add a "not enough research effort" close reason?

In Homework questions, and what to do about them we discussed whether it would be a good idea to have an additional vote-to-close reason. The consensus/majority seemed to be that it would be a good ...
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Should we modify the Tour and Ask a Question pages to reflect our current scope?

Although we are titled "Quantum Computing Stack Exchange", from my experience we tend to accommodate almost all questions about quantum information theory. That's fair, but in the future, that might ...
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Add more options for which SE a question should migrate to when closing

I was upset that 4 people voted to close Godels Incompleteness Theorem(s) and Consciousness is Non Algorithmic as off-topic, by clicking an option that totally dismisses the question, rather than ...
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Jobs in Quantum Computing

Stack Overflow has a jobs page. Would that be possible to implement here? If yes, awesome! If no, alternative suggestions?
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Listing all Nielsen & Chuang exercises as a resource for future generations of QC students [duplicate]

Like many quantum computation researchers, back when I was first learning the basics of the field, I relied heavily on Nielsen & Chuang's "Quantum computation and quantum information" textbook. ...
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Policy on leaving comments about edits

In my first complaint I was asked to give examples which would reveal who was doing it and I said: "I thought about doing that, but if I do that, then everyone will see who he/she is, which ...
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Notifying me of the flags against my answer

8 days after activity had stopped on the answer to my question, I got a comment suggesting that there was a flag attempting to delete my answer (!!). The feature request is for me to know when someone ...
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What to do about bad edits from users with high enough reputation to do it without review?

Frankly I'm tired of people editing my questions (and even titles) in ways that introduce new errors or even worse errors. In one case the user simply just moved the last part of the sentence to the ...
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Can we get a username badge for experts?

Moderators have a blue diamond next to their user names. Can we get like an orange square to match the logo for users that are experts in the field such as those from academia or industry? It would ...
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How to draw quantum circuits?

We need an easy way to draw quantum circuits as these are fundamental to programming a quantum computer. Ideally, there was some library (like mathjax for LaTeX-like math) that translates a text ...
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Should code highlighting be enabled on this site to improve code readability?

I've seen some posts that include code (Python, Q# (see Are questions about Q# on topic?)): Q: How to create an arbitrary state in QISKit for a local_qasm_simulator? (+ answer) Q: There was an error ...
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Citation Feature Request

As the field of Quantum Computing is still being established, I believe that the cite feature such as that found on Physics.SE would be helpful. This would allow scholars and professionals to easily ...
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