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How should smartphone apps be cited as sources?

Two questions were posted that used a link to the Google Play store and a screenshot of the app as their citation. The same user also posted to the Chemistry Stack Exchange site with the same method. ...
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If citations aren't provided, should I edit someone elses answer?

Over the last month or so there have been productive questions surrounding citation (When to use citations, how to combat unreferenced answers). In a recent answer regarding bad eyesight there was a ...
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When are citations needed in an answer?

With the site's graduation and increase in low-rep visitors, some of whom are beginning to answer, I (and many others) have had to comment a number of times that answers need to be supported by ...