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Renaming Electrical Engineering

This post from 3 years ago seems to show that https://electronics.stackexchange.com/ was originally named Electronics Exchange. Now it is Electrical Engineering. I was wondering why this change was ...
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Are power electrical engineering questions on topic for EE.SE? If so, should this be made explicit in the FAQ and other places?

Are (power) electrical engineering questions on topic for EE.SE? If so, should the wording of in the "On-topic" FAQ and other places be changed to reflect this? The community acceptance of questions ...
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"Electronics and Robotics" has been renamed to "Electronics"

Based on several discussions about the name and scope of Electronics and Robotics: Another Robotics proposal on Area 51 We already have Electronics and Robotics Please support this proposal as a ...
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Will this site retain the chiphacker name?

Ok, so we know electronics.stackexchange has been seeded with content from chiphacker.com, but will this new site also use the name? Would anyone like to propose any other names?
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What is Chiphacker?

New users probably knowing nothing about Chiphacker and the intent of this question is becoming a reference for them. So, what is the history of the site Chiphacker?
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Does the Area 51 proposal "Electronics & Electrical Engineering" duplicate this site?

The Area 51 proposal Electronics & Electrical Engineering (nine months old) was recently flagged as a duplicate of this site. While I've looked at your FAQ, I don't know the field well enough to ...
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Why is there a variation in the stackexchange site name between URL and title?

When I check https://electronics.stackexchange.com/, the site title is mentioned as ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING. As for as I know, Electronics Engineering and Electrical Engineering are entirely different ...
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Rename title to reflect scope of site?

Due to the clearly agreed upon question[13]/answer[16] here: Questions on things electrical get closed; questions on adhesives get significant upvotes? Despite the name, the community here wants ...
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May I ask questions about industrial power system design?

The site title reads "Electrical Engineering", but the URL says "Electronics". I'm confused. IEEE distinguishes between the types by saying It is designed to serve professionals involved in all ...
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Is electrical suitable as a name?

This may be a regional issue but in the UK (and pretty much everywhere apart from the US it seems) there is a clear distinction between Electrical and Electronics in terms that one is about powerlines,...
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Should the off topic close text be changed?

The text which appears after closing a question reads: closed as off topic by User1, User2, Mod♦ Date at time Questions on Electrical Engineering - Stack Exchange are expected to generally relate to ...