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Charcoal HQ

Where smoke is detected, diamonds are made, and we break things by developing on production. This room is for Charcoal, a volunteer organization focused on detecting and eliminating spam and rude/abusive posts on all SE sites. 220k true positives and counting. For more information, see Handy links:;
14s ago – SmokeDetector
SmokeDetector: 15m ago, 822325 posts (48%)Makyen: 54m ago, 43650 posts (2%)Spevacus: 1h ago, 8029 posts (0%)Machavity: 1h ago, 5683 posts (0%)Glorfindel: 2h ago, 21877 posts (1%)Ian Campbell: 3h ago, 430 posts (0%)Suraj Rao: 3h ago, 4331 posts (0%)Wai Ha Lee: 5h ago, 1831 posts (0%)Ryan M: 6h ago, 9736 posts (0%)cocomac: 10h ago, 1721 posts (0%)Andrew T.: 13h ago, 712 posts (0%)Ollie: 1d ago, 4262 posts (0%)Cody Gray: 1d ago, 6558 posts (0%)Slate: 4d ago, 10 posts (0%)Johannes Kuhn: 4d ago, 117 posts (0%)gparyani: 5d ago, 1751 posts (0%)hyper-neutrino: 15d ago, 1266 posts (0%)VLAZ: 18d ago, 11 posts (0%)Catija: 31d ago, 2892 posts (0%)Zion mycelia adamancy: 42d ago, 152 posts (0%)ewong: 48d ago, 31 posts (0%)Ferrybig: 49d ago, 7769 posts (0%)Stephen Kitt: 75d ago, 33 posts (0%)Chris: 90d ago, 204 posts (0%)van dench: 97d ago, 13 posts (0%)ArtOfCode: 219d ago, 44299 posts (2%)tink: 542d ago, 8 posts (0%)Videonauth: 565d ago, 1089 posts (0%)Rory Alsop: 1151d ago, 212 posts (0%)greg-449: 1166d ago, 12 posts (0%)


A side expansion of the SOBotics project to the SE network. Follow us @SOBotics on twitter. | Github: | Redunda: | Channel:
3h ago – Natty
Natty: 3h ago, 31266 posts (77%)Generic Bot: 112d ago, 44 posts (0%)

The Terminal

For anyone who is passionate about international communities.
5h ago – SmokeDetector
SmokeDetector: 5h ago, 2503 posts (46%)g3rv4: 20d ago, 32 posts (0%)JNat: 868d ago, 4 posts (0%)


Where you can play with chat features (except flagging) and chatbots without upsetting anyone.
9h ago – Glorfindel
hyper-neutrino: 17d ago, 2465 posts (2%)Zion mycelia adamancy: 49d ago, 1362 posts (1%)TryAPL: 53d ago, 321 posts (0%)Bill Dubuque: no postsOLIMAR: no postsSlate: no posts


Where the trash goes.
19h ago – emanresu A


A room for Makyen to do some testing.
2d ago – Makyen
Makyen: 2d ago, 1710 posts (25%)

 Hot Network Questions

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3d ago – Generic Bot
Generic Bot: 3d ago, 234 posts (91%)

 Socket Science

For Charcoal projects' use as a direct communication channel.
4d ago – Generic Bot
Generic Bot: 4d ago, 225 posts (0%)

metasmoke (a Charcoal subsidiary)

For low-intensity discussion which probably cannot be sustained in Charcoal HQ
5d ago – Makyen
Makyen: 5d ago, 64 posts (21%)

The Assembly

You know those boring town council meetings you never attend? This is like that: if you don't speak up, you don't complain you weren't heard.
10d ago – Martin Sleziak
Journeyman Geek: 173d ago, 148 posts (1%)Rory Alsop: 2660d ago, 145 posts (1%)

Chat feedback

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25d ago – Martin Sleziak
hyper-neutrino: 244d ago, 14 posts (0%)