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The Android Logo Color Mismatch [duplicate]

I am a stranger to the saloon but I want to give an advice. When I enter the site. The Mr Android has a shade of blue on the banner but the tab icon has green one. I think it looks bad. Plus since ...
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Android Enthusiasts' updated site theme is ready for testing!

As part of implementing the new unified themes across the network, we're gradually rolling out updated site themes for each site. As of today, we have enabled your updated site theme for testing. If ...
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All text on Android.SE and its meta are showing up grayed out

Basically all text on Android.SE and its child meta are showing up as gray when I use Google Chrome, but it appears fine on Firefox. Chrome: An answer: Main page: Meta: Firefox: Main: Meta: I'...
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Design ideas for Android.se Site

Hi all. I'm Jin, and I'll be working on the designs for the Stack Exchange sites as they graduate from the beta phase. Each site will have its own unique theme that will reflect its topic. However, ...
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Android SE font extremely hard to read [duplicate]

I just opened the Android Stack Exchange site to link someone to it and when I saw it I thought the page hadn't loaded properly. This is what I saw (you'll want to view full size, they're uploaded ...
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Update chat rooms to Material design

The major Material design updates to this site are cool, and increase the look of the site. But, see this comparison: Screenshot of Android Enthusiasts Stack Exchange Screenshot of Android ...
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Site-wide CSS updates ruin Android SE badge tags

Today, a site-wide CSS update on badge tags took place, to "center" the text & icon on badges which use the "circle" to denote bronze, silver, and gold. We, on the other hand, use Android logos ...
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Question page has an extra yellow stripe for anonymous visitors

Visiting a question page (any question) without logging in, I see a strange yellow stripe. It does not look like an intended design element. Seen in Chrome 49 on Windows 7. If the tour invitation ...
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White text on blue header is difficult to read

The design choice of having a vibrant blue on top of a slightly different vibrant blue at the header of the site and questions is very jarring and difficult to look at. As someone who spends a lot of ...
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Weird inverse smiley effect on new voting buttons in some browsers

The new voting buttons don't look right in all browsers. There are two funny little dots that make them look like smileys. And the smileys have the opposite meaning to what the buttons are used for! ...
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Major design updates are now live!

Today we moved the site's CSS to a newly refactored LESS system so that it's easier for us to fix SE network CSS bugs globally and launch new features in the future! The updates also allow us to use ...
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Design issue in Android Enthusiasts

I have noticed a design issue in Android Enthusiasts site in innerpage when we hover on Upvote or downvote some weird things happening see images below I have noticed Jin wrote Pulse Animation but ...
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Change non-meta design to match Material Design guidelines [duplicate]

Google released Material Design Guidelines and Android Lolipop (5.0) is fully using this guidelines. As the non-meta site still use old icon (from Gingerbread, It's a great occasion to give a major ...
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Privileges list is not quite wide enough to prevent overflow, and/or inconsistent between browsers

When I go to the privileges page, "remove new user restrictions" in the list on the right side overflows into the percentage column, forcing a wrap. This in in Chrome 13. In IE8, I see different ...
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Broken layout on open bounty notification

The bottom padding of the open bounty notification seems to be a bit off to me. If there are no comments, the "add a comment" link overlaps with the bounty div, especially on hover. WIth comments it ...
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Getting rid of the gingerbread icons [duplicate]

Could we replace the gingerbread icons (upvote, downvote, star) and use the Holo one. I propose: Upvote https://android-ui-utils.googlecode.com/hg/asset-studio/dist/res/clipart/icons/...
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Font rendering problem on OSX+Chrome

I've noticed that bold text looks a bit funny for me, and tested the site on Safari, and there it looks OK, so it's a Chrome-only issue (could be an OSX-Chrome-only AFAIK). I'm running Mavericks with ...
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The “Ask Question” button is misplaced

For the last few weeks, the "Ask Question" button is a bit of: Using Chrome 31.0.1650.63 on Linux
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Text underflow with high rep and badges after editing a post

A minor issue to be sure, and perhaps an edge case, but... When a user has a fairly high reputation and a good number of badges, and edits a post by someone else, the user card can get truncated. ...
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Site theme and color: way off the readability mark [IMO]

If I am not missing something serious, I am seeing this site with horrible readability. almost white background with hardly visible Honeycomb-ish pattern (come on, almost same color as the input box?)...
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Flag alert for no flags [closed]

On Android and Meta-Android I'm seeing the flags alert in the header with a count of zero. While the display of that alert in the past has occasionally been hit-or-miss, I don't think it should be ...
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Respect users' default background color on text edit areas

I recently changed my GTK theme to zenburn and noticed that while on meta.stackoverflow the background color is preserved: This is not true for meta.android.stackexchange.com and android....
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Can ASE have the answered/unanswered indicator in Related Questions?

Every question page has a list of related questions on the left. A few months ago, a change was rolled out on all SE sites to add a score indicator to each question in the list. On some other sites, ...
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Why is the font weight bold?

This is a question regarding the theme of android.stackexchange.com and meta.android.stackexchange.com. Why is the font weight bold for almost everything on the sites? Am I the only one who finds ...
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Faulty presentation of the users that earned the “Copy Editor” badge

When clicking to see the users that have earned the "copy editor" badge, there's two issues with the layout: The space between the first and second name is way larger than the space between the ...
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Different width on the textarea for custom reject reason

For a while now, under the following conditions: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (precise) Firefox 14.0.1 or Google Chrome 21.0.1180.89 Landscape monitor with 1920x1080 pixels The <textarea class="actual-edit-...
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I think the quote blocks should be more visible on this site

On other StachExchange sites, you can easily see the Quoted blocks in posts. But on this site they are, because of the white background, hardly visible. Maybe it should be considered to give them a ...
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Font has gone a little weird, and posts aren't spaced correctly

This is how questions in the list look on Firefox 7.0 - 10.0: I'm not sure if that's normal but it looks fine. Chrome 18 (on XP only, see comments) seems to be bolding the font and it's very jagged: ...
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Where did OP background color go?

It seems like the background color on the name of the original poster is gone from the site and Meta. Normally the OP's name card on posts and comments are shaded to differentiate them. This appears ...
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“Android device” barely recognizable on banners

Today I saw this banner on StackOverflow I had to make a huge mental effort just to get that the gray portal that holds the question text is in fact an Android device. The reason is it has ...
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Roboto is the new Droid

As this article explains, Android's visual identity has moved from the Droid Sans font to the Roboto font as of Android 4.0. However, the licensing for the font is unclear (to me) and the Wikipedia ...
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Why are some questions highlighted red in the feeds?

I can't seem to find a pattern that explains what I'm seeing. If necessary I can cobble together a screen shot upon request. Edit: Here's a screenshot.
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“Favorite tag” highlighting too subtle

Just wondering if we can make the colouring of the "Favorite tags" row highlight a bit more obvious. It's barely visible on one of my monitors and not at all on my laptop screen. Currently it's set ...
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New Design Launched

Hi all, Thank you for your helpful design input. As you can see, the new design went live, this means Android.stackexchange has officially graduated and is no longer a Beta site. Congrats! If you ...
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“Post Question” buttons look disabled

It could just be me, but one thing that's happened since the new design has been launched is that, more than once I've typed out an answer to a question, and then once I've read through it to double-...
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Non-beta site design feedback

I realize (now) that the site design was a community process, and this feedback may not be desired or appropriate, but, well, here it is. Vote to close if and as necessary... I find myself not ...
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Design mockups for final site theme

Thank you for your help on the design brainstorm session. Below are the mockups for the final site theme based on some of the ideas we talked about. (please click on images to see the full resolution ...
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Text delay in Firefox 4

This is a very small issue; in Firefox 4, there is a small but noticeable delay between page layout and the text showing up. This delay does not exist in Firefox 3. This could be a Firefox 4 issue ...