A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
when seeking recommendations for window managers. Window managers are software that manages the appearance and placement of windows within a desktop environment.
for software that interacts with Amazon (e.g., using Amazon API Gateway or using Amazon Web Services).
Interacting with other people through the internet, where the parties involved can see each other via their webcams.
Software that emulates (or interacts with software that emulates) a device or software system.
a part of memory where you can place content into. Adding the next element usually removes the previous.
Recommendations for software that handles and authorises payments. The transfer of money from one account to another.
Requests for software to read, create, or edit eBooks should use this tag.
Software that (or interacts with other software that) tracks and records issues
Software that converts files from one type of file to another (or interacts with other software doing so; e.g. software that converts .txt files to .pdf files.)
"software as a service" (SaaS; centrally hosted software licensed on a subscription basis) or software interacting with such
a program that translates a program written in a programming language into a more machine readable state. Use this tag if you are looking for a compiler for a given language.
a field that includes methods for acquiring, processing, analyzing, and understanding images and, in general, high-dimensional data from the real world in order to produce numerical…
an interactive computer application for organization, analysis and storage of data in tabular form
Software that recovers or regains control of lost data (or interacts with other software doing so).
Requests for applications for Apple iPad devices. If running on a tablet is not a critical aspect of your request, use the tag ios instead.
to discussing programming which automates the execution of tasks that could alternatively be executed one-by-one by a human operator.
For web-apps/programs that use either an external webcam, or an internal, built-in one.
A program or a program feature that converts text to a computer generated voice.
if you're looking for a ruby library or an application written in the ruby scripting language.
a function in a software that allows the display and interpretation of numerical data. Use this tag if your question requires tools that can do that.
For recommendations for software that interoperates with the Microsoft Outlook software package.
an acronym for Geographical Information Systems. GIS software is software that allows for the visualization, access, and processing of geospatial data.
Requests for software specific to Internet Forums (or message boards) should use this tag.
location sharing, geo-fencing, location-spoofing and the likes – not necessarily bound to GPS
use if your search is for a specific operating system that matches X requirements.