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Should client and server have separate update lists on a website?

I have two separate programs that are only useful in a server-client architecture. On the download site should i have the update list separate or together? Client Version 2.0 -added the 2 to the ...
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Limits on version numbers

This is a follow up question to What version number format would give users the most reassurance? I've noticed that many software programs have the tendency to avoid large version numbers... some ...
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What version number format would give users the most reassurance?

I am trying to figure out a good, meaningful version numbering system for an application and the data sets the application uses. The critical thing is that the versioning system has to give the user ...
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Is the implementation of a stability index for a UI component or design pattern in a style guide useful/practical?

The concept of a stability index where the likelihood for the content, where it is code or a specification (e.g. in the documentation of the Node.js API) looks to be rather useful and can be adopted ...
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Should an iOS app ad show the minimum iOS version and/or the minimum device required?

I was asked what the minimum requirements of the app are from our marketing team. What do they need from an user experience perspective: The minimum iOS version required (iOS 6.1) The minimum ...
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Tree for database objects and other elements

I am working on a database management application and I store the database objects (Tables, views, triggers, etc...) in a tree and I need some extra insight in re-thinking the features of the tree ...
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Should revisions of drafts be stored?

My application has auto-saving and versioning/revisioning (keeps a copy of every change). It also has the ability to save draft versions of things, which I define as "something that you want to save ...
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How to display search results for different versions of an item?

The Apache Bloodhound defect tracker I'm working on may show historic results in search in a future version. That means even after an item has been altered (like the description text of a Ticket), ...
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What's a good way to show previous versions of records?

I'm designing a typical database application. Now I wounder how I should present previous versions of records. I have two views for records now: Create/Update view Read view But how should I ...