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Questions have yellow background?

I am curious - why certain questions have light-yellow backgrounds? (for example as in this screenshot from SharePoint SE home page). What is so special about them?
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SharePoint updated site theme is ready for testing!

As part of implementing the new unified themes across the network, we're gradually rolling out updated site themes for each site. As of today, we have enabled your updated site theme for testing. If ...
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No ask question icon

I've just come across this site (annoying for me considering half my work has involved using SharePoint...) and it looks great - though it seems a bit odd (for me anyway) that there is no icon ...
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Meta SP.SE new look?

What's up with the new rainbow colors on the Meta page? Is there a reason behind that? StackOverflow or ServerFault metas don't have that. Is this something the mods changed?
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Site design update

Hello Sharepoint SE community, our site got a slight design update today. I have moved site's CSS to a newly refactor LESS system, so it's easier for us to fix SE network CSS bugs globally going on ...
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New top bar FUBAR in IE on SPSE

The new top bar is nice, but it really is messed up graphic-wise in IE 11. In SO it also caps the characters that go below the baseline. Who are responsible for the new CSS and how do we get it fixed?...
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getting marked down after accepted answer

Iv just been marked down on one of my answers yet its marked as an answer! I dont get why someone would do that? If a person was to have an issue than they would ask a question to get an answer that ...
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Minor design issue with IE8 and “Explore Our Questions” display

Nothing major but I thought I would point out a display issue in IE8, best demonstrated with a screenshot: That text in these tags appears to run outside of them and not display correctly. Likely a ...
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Top interesting questions for the site cards

I'm in the process of creating generic site cards for SharePoint StackExchange community. I'd like to pick 3 interesting questions be featured on the one side (individually). The idea is that when we ...
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Any chance we could change the color of the accepted check mark?

I am colorblind and the color difference between accepted and not accepted is nearly indistinguishable. Would it be possible to darken up the accepted color or throw some thing else in there that ...
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Weird wrapping issue with answer titles in profile?

I noticed while browsing Alex's profile that something is weird with the way the answer title and votes are wrapping. It looks fine on my profile though: Bug? Edit: This is also happening on David ...
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Links in the right sidebar are hard to see

This is particularly prevalent in the Similar Questions sidebar: I find it very hard to distinguish the link text from the background which looks too dark to me.
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Transparent FavIcon in chrome

First: I like the new design! It is great. One minor detail is the FavIcon color and its transparency. In my list of tabs and bookmarks it is dull and doesn't stand out. (I'm using Chrome here) In ...
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Missing centre-right section of header

In the very top header, I can only see the SuperCollider dropdown on the left and the search box on the right, no user details/chat/main/about/faq in between. I can see they're still there in the ...
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Background of highlighting on “How to Answer” covers text

On the How to Answer page the yellow highlight background covers the text above: Tested on Google Chrome 13.
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“Asked” box bleeds into feed link

Browsing to the bottom of this page shows the "asked" box over the top of the feed link: Tested in Google Chrome 13.
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“Asked” box background bleeds into related questions

In the bottom-right corner of a question, the background of the "asked by" box bleeds into the list of related questions: (By the way, I'm using Google Chrome 13 when reporting these bugs.)
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Wrapping titles don't line up on the left correctly

Noticed on questions with titles that wrap over to the next line (e.g. this one) that the spacing doesn't line up correctly on the left:
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New Design Launched

As you can see the new design just went live. Which means this site has been officially launched! Congratulations! Thank you for your valuable design feedback. If you're still seeing the old favicons,...
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Design for SharePoint Stack Exchange

I'm Jin, and I'll be working on the designs for the Stack Exchange sites as they graduate from the beta phase. Each site will have its own unique theme that will reflect its topic. However, all sites ...
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Site Design Ideas

We're getting ready to start on the final theme design for Sharepoint.stackexchange.com Since this is the brainstorming phase, I don't have any designs to show. You guys are the Sharepoint experts, ...