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Children's photo in the profiles

I've been observing that some users insert images of their very young children. Some photos are probably either downloaded or taken somewhere. I was wondering if this is correct considering that I, ...
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Can a profile picture have an alpha channel?

This is really not very important, but it bugs me. It seems impossible to get a profile picture with a transparent part. Even if I upload a picture with an alpha channel, the system seems to remove ...
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Is the gravatar resized proportionally to the submitted text length in the chat room?

Is the gravatar resized proportionally to the submitted text length in the chat room?
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How to change/insert a picture/photo that appears besides my display name?

The question says it all? My quest led me to gravatar. But I am unable to insert a photo/picture of my choice and connect it to my TeX.SX account. EDIT: I have uploaded a photo at gravatar.com and ...
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Changing and keeping a user avatar/icon

The user avatar (the icon besides your username) is taken from the independent site http://www.gravatar.com/ by converting the given email address on the user profile and turning it into an MD5 hash. ...