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  1. Bringing Bing Distill to other countries

    Because that would help the ***** and the users themselves too(like Brazil).
    Not to mention that in other countries would have more involvement in the world, helping Microsoft help the Bing

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      • Allow alternate usernames

        I think it would be preferable to use a nickname/pseudonym versus my real name throughout Bing Distill.

        Even using just our first name and last initial would be preferable to publicly displaying my entire real first name on my activity.

        I would most likely be much more active if I could use an alternate username or limited real name throughout the service.

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        • Prevent Distill from being used for advertising

          It should be a Bing policy that Distill not be used as a means of achieving free advertisements. Currently, questions can be a keyword phrase (vs an actual question), the answer to which is a company pitch and website link.

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          • Peer Review

            One of the most frustrating things about Distill for me is that I might write out an answer to a question but because it is never peer reviewed, it does not get published. Can you build a sort of peer review system in which once a question is answered, the solution is then sent to people who are "experts" (answered a lot of those types of questions) for review. This would delegate the responsibility of peer review to certain people and might increase the percent of distill answers that actually get published!

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            • Report a user

              The ability to report users who are creating extremely poor quality answers or are creating "troll" answers. Possible banning after multiple reports perhaps?

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              • Add Social Network Connections

                It would be great if we could add social profiles (i.e. Facebook, Twitter...) to our personal page in Bing Distill Community.

                Thus, all of us can have networking with each other in a very convenient way.

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                  • Enter posts comment instead of new line

                    When typing up a comment on Distill, pressing enter just makes a new line, which makes little sense because comments are supposed to be short. I suggest either changing it to submitting the comment when you hit enter, or press Shift-enter to post.

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                    • Possible Grammatical error on one of the "Before getting started..." Pages

                      In the attached screenshot it mentions fixing grammer, however the sentence below the textbox says this: "Don't use sites that not authoritative..." Should it be Don't use sites that ARE not authoritative..."

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                      • Consider using DZone's AnswerHub software to power Bing Distill

                        Several groups (including XBox and Visual Studio) within Microsoft are using AnswerHub with great success, and it is a perfect fit for the scope and scale of Bing Distill. AnswerHub powers massive Q&A sites for numerous partners, and we'd love to work with the Bing Distill team on realizing your vision for a thriving Bing Distill knowledge-sharing ecosystem.

                        http://www.dzonesoftware.com/
                        Best contact: Matt Schmidt - matts@dzone.com

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                        • Post history with history of changed by user and date

                          Timeline of changes is needed on every post so that we can appropriately respond to modifications.

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                          • More languages

                            Hi,

                            plz support more languages for Bing Distill.
                            Allow us to translate questions and answers into our own languages.

                            Thank you

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                            • Account Blocked On Bing Distill

                              My Account Is Blocked For No Apparent Reason And I Still Cannot Get On. Please Help!

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                                • Include Code Snippets feature

                                  When answering programming related question, sometimes we must give an example with a real code.

                                  There would be interesting we could put the code inside a code block. It would looks better.

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                                  • Allow uploading pictures from PC

                                    Sometimes I would like to illustrate steps with pictures or screenshots but I am unable to get good sources from the search result of Bing. Is it possible to allow users to upload picture from local drive or personal OneDrive?

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                                      • Who is Robot?

                                        There are a lot of answers by Robot (http://www.bing.com/distill/profile?userId=63), but when I click his name, the page says "Bing services aren't available right now".

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