Linked Questions

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ANNOUNCEMENT - Site Title Change

We are going to change the title of this site because of a trademark request from Penton Media on the words "electronic design." We do not believe we are in violation of their trademark, but we have ...
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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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Lego Mindstorms Robotics On Topic?

I'm in the process of evaluating proposals that have entered Commitment. Specifically, I was looking at this propsal: Area 51: Lego Mindstorms Robotics Lego Mindstorms Robotics Proposed Q&...
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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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Possible Name Change?

I have noticed that we have many more questions being asked about consumer electronics that do not fall into the scope of this site. I think some of this confusion comes from "Electronics" in our name....
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What about Electronics and Robotics in Area51?

There's another similar website in Area51 called Electronics and Robotics for with a purpose similar to ChipHacker's. What kind of questions are on Chiphacker? From the FAQ, "Electronics & ...
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Electrical Engineering Community divided...

I don't know if is only my impression, but I think that has something wrong with the direction that this community is taking. In the nomination phase of election, @markrages put his feelings against ...
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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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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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Are questions related to electronics testing and manufacturing appropriate?

The title of this stackexchange is "electrical engineering." That is fairly broad. The faq emphasizes "electronic design." That is fairly narrow. There are a lot more facets to electrical engineering ...
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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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Is this the right place to ask about Kinematics or AI?

Since this site is called "Electronics and Robotics", can I ask questions about non-electronic parts of robotics? E.G. Kinematics or AI.