Emacs Stack overflow: StackOverflow Search (SOS) mode for Emacs
I was reading about a PhD student who created a plugin for an IDE that integrates searching for questions & answers on a knowledge base that included an easy way to insert code snippets from the answers in their own source code.
I use stackoverflow as often as I can and try to contribute answers but sometimes I have questions of my own so it would be nice if there were a quick, integrated way of using StackOverflow from within Emacs.
Type in M-x sos and then type in your search and the results are listed using org-mode. Eventually I want to be able to ask questions from within emacs and allow question buffers to be opened that are refreshed once in a while to see if there’s an answer yet.