Charcoal HQ

Where diamonds are made, smoke is detected, and we break things by developing on production. 200k true positives and counting. This room is for Charcoal, which focuses on detecting and eliminating spam and rude/abusive posts on all SE sites. For more information, see Handy links:,
9m ago – cigien
cigien: 9m ago, 10139 posts (0%)SmokeDetector: 12m ago, 776148 posts (48%)Jeff Schaller: 1h ago, 2527 posts (0%)Makyen: 2h ago, 40918 posts (2%)Ryan M: 8h ago, 8125 posts (0%)Vickel: 22h ago, 133 posts (0%)Robert Longson: 1d ago, 196 posts (0%)Andrew T.: 1d ago, 579 posts (0%)caird coinheringaahing: 2d ago, 136 posts (0%)Criggie: 2d ago, 61 posts (0%)John Dvorak: 2d ago, 6341 posts (0%)gparyani: 3d ago, 1724 posts (0%)Thomas Ward: 5d ago, 25680 posts (1%)Mithical: 6d ago, 13992 posts (0%)Loong: 6d ago, 166 posts (0%)Wai Ha Lee: 6d ago, 1807 posts (0%)van dench: 11d ago, 9 posts (0%)hyper-neutrino: 23d ago, 1251 posts (0%)Chris: 25d ago, 203 posts (0%)Cody Gray: 30d ago, 3990 posts (0%)ArtOfCode: 57d ago, 44299 posts (2%)Dragonrage: 315d ago, 104 posts (0%)Ferrybig: 372d ago, 7768 posts (0%)Videonauth: 403d ago, 1089 posts (0%)bertieb: 962d ago, 1275 posts (0%)Rory Alsop: 989d ago, 212 posts (0%)greg-449: 1004d ago, 12 posts (0%)Tim Stone: 1174d ago, 136 posts (0%)jcolebrand: 1224d ago, 45 posts (0%)


A side expansion of the SOBotics project to the SE network. Follow us @SOBotics on twitter. | Github: | Redunda: | Channel:
2h ago – Natty
Natty: 2h ago, 29032 posts (75%)Generic Bot: 61d ago, 43 posts (0%)


Where the trash goes.
5h ago – lyxal
caird coinheringaahing: 30d ago, 24 posts (0%)

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.
8h ago – Seth
prosody-Gabe Vereable Context: 11d ago, 21 posts (0%)Journeyman Geek: 11d ago, 148 posts (1%)Rory Alsop: 2498d ago, 145 posts (1%)jcolebrand: 3110d ago, 18 posts (0%)

 Socket Science

For Charcoal projects' use as a direct communication channel.
9h ago – Generic Bot
Generic Bot: 9h ago, 193 posts (0%)

The Terminal

For anyone who is passionate about international communities.
12h ago – SmokeDetector
SmokeDetector: 12h ago, 2074 posts (42%)Catija: 543d ago, 43 posts (0%)


Where you can play with chat features (except flagging) and chatbots without upsetting anyone.
14h ago – Martin Sleziak
TryAPL: 2d ago, 301 posts (0%)hyper-neutrino: 2d ago, 2079 posts (2%)Vyxal Bot: 58d ago, 403 posts (0%)caird coinheringaahing: 94d ago, 1356 posts (1%)

Chat feedback

Problems with chat? Let us know...
1d ago – Wolgwang
hyper-neutrino: 83d ago, 14 posts (0%)

 Hot Network Questions

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2d ago – Generic Bot
Generic Bot: 2d ago, 206 posts (90%)


A room for Makyen to do some testing.
5d ago – Makyen
Makyen: 5d ago, 1083 posts (27%)SmokeDetector: 54d ago, 689 posts (17%)

metasmoke (a Charcoal subsidiary)

For low-intensity discussion which probably cannot be sustained in Charcoal HQ
5d ago – Makyen
Makyen: 5d ago, 37 posts (13%)