Because we protect the developers from spammers and members who join and want to ask questions in the development section like "how do I root first?". We want new members to search, read and post their questions in the Q&A sections until they get a feel for the appropriate ways of posting before they jump into development forums and ask questions of the very busy developers.
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By Will Verduzco
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