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The chat bot messages should go to The Whiteboard Most chat users are in the Whiteboard. This gives the chat bot more exposure to where bad advice is being handed out on Stack Overflow about Programmers. Unless you are in the chat bot room, you will never know Makes it easier to include new and low rep users into being a good citizen (Let's face it, even ...


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As of a few minutes ago, an additional filter is applied to the comments to reduce false positives in The Whiteboard. This filter checks for for/on/to/at/try + programmers. If you want to see all comments mentioning "programmers" you can do so in Duga's Playground. Filtered comments goes to The Whiteboard, unfiltered to Duga's Playground.


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Should be back to working now; see Chat.SE is down on Meta Stack Overflow.


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Since you're a moderator (which automatically gives you room owner powers), you can do that yourself: Add the blog's feed URL http://programmers.blogoverflow.com/feed/ into the "Add a new feed" box on http://chat.stackexchange.com/rooms/info/21/the-whiteboard?tab=feeds, choose whether you want the posts as actual messages or in the ticker (I assume you want ...


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A special chat room should be created Although it may make a little extra effort, we routinely direct people who are asking discussion questions into The Whiteboard. I don't think that these people need to see a chat bot, especially if it's the most recent messages. In addition, it could interrupt communication between people. And if other bots are added to ...


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