These tags have about a dozen questions each.

and are too general and ambiguous. A few questions tagged do relate to hardware and software for academia, but even then there is ambiguity (and they're not great questions anyway).

might be ok, and it could be made a synonym of - but "failure" is a slightly different, stronger term.

(The criterion I used to spot these is: would anyone ever "favourite" this tag?)

  • > would anyone ever "favourite" this tag? — nah. I'd get rid of them.
    – slhck
    Commented Sep 9, 2011 at 9:17
  • I wouldn't, but surely there's a guy somewhere who's into math and calculating ... calculations?
    – Daniel Beck Mod
    Commented Sep 9, 2011 at 10:39
  • @Daniel Maybe... but I doubt that many people have that much of a fetish for doing mostly trivial sums on such a wide variety of topics.
    – sblair
    Commented Sep 9, 2011 at 15:40
  • I agree, that's why one of those up votes is mine ;)
    – Daniel Beck Mod
    Commented Sep 9, 2011 at 15:45

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Agreed, these 3 are all burninated.

tag burninated

  • TROGDOR the Burninator! Commented Sep 12, 2011 at 21:03

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