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Why does the data on website not match what is returned from the api

I am trying to get data similar to what is shown on https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm using the api, but I am seeing a lot of discrepancies. For example when I use the following api ...
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API to get Get UK street name from post code

I am looking for a simple, reliable and free (gratis) API which will return the corresponding UK street name for a UK postcode (preferably with no registration or key required). Additional infos are ...
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HTTP Response Codes

For a data visualization, I'm looking for http response codes. There are many sources of this dataset, but I'm looking for machine readable (JSON preferred) reliably updated (so that my dataviz is ...
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Basic Use of openFDA Animal & Veterinary API

Will FDA be offering any additional training materials regarding use of its recently introduced openFDA Animal & Veterinary API? Although I've read the 'How to use the API' instructions, the ...
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How to get all generic names in the API (drug label)

I want list of all generic names in the api.fda. I have this end point query giving me first 1000 generic names. https://api.fda.gov/drug/label.json?count=openfda.brand_name.exact&limit=1000 ...
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San Francisco Open Data: parking citations data

Wondering if there are any plans to open up API for parking violations data for the city of San Francisco - like Los Angeles (https://data.lacity.org/resource/8yfh-4gug.json?issue_date=2019-03-16) or ...
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Is there an API to get the legality of alcohol (or legal drinking age) by geo location?

I need to make sure alcohol isn't advertised to underage users or in countries / regions where alcohol is illegal. Ideally using MaxMind geo codes but I'm sure I could map from any geo system.
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Is it possible to link drugs, with protein targets, using OpenFDA?

I have a set of protein targets. The absolute ideal return for these targets for me, would be a .tsv file that looks like this: target_name fda_approved_drug target1 drug1 target2 - ...
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Eurostat metadata via API

Eurostat, the agency managing statistics related to the European Union, has an API for accessing their statistics. The data is accessed in different forms e.g. the actual dataset / observations and ...
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openFDA: Is there any way to match NDC data in different format?

I'd like to know whether or not there is a possible way to match NDC codes in different format by using openFDA API like Recall Enforcement Reports. For example, matching 0187-0798-30 with 0187-079-...
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Source of telemetry data from games

I'm building model to predict behaviours of players. I'm looking for external source of telemetry data from games. Have you any idea where can I get this kind of data from?
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Weather maps api's

I would like to produce some global weather maps. Air temperatures, wind speeds, ocean swells etc I know I can download the GRIB files and interpret them directly from NOAA. However this is quite ...
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Where to easily find # of employees for a large group start-ups?

I am looking for a free database or something else that provides the number of employees for mainly start-ups for some research. A range of Number of employees would also be helpful, but I would ...
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Search population, zipcode by city from US census API

I am trying to fetch zip code, city name and population in a single file from this api, But can't get it right. Below one gives me population per city, but no zipcode https://api.census.gov/data/...
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Mutual Fund API

I am looking for a free financial stock quote API that quotes historical information for Mutual Funds. Preferably JSON REST. I used to use Google, Yahoo but both are no longer available. All current ...
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Cannot get data from FPDS atom feed using pyfpds

I have a script which uses the pyfpds wrapper (https://github.com/18F/pyfpds) to extract contract data from the FPDS Atom Feed (www.fpds.gov). Following is the code I have and this used to work till ...
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Full Text Scholarly Resources

Most of scientific paper sources provide some basic metadata about the paper (authors, publish date, DOI, etc) and sometimes the abstract and a link to the PDF of the paper. However, converting PDF to ...
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Get random city of any country

I am looking for an public Rest API which I can consume and get random city name at every time. No inputs (like country). City can be any size, it can be a village, town, city..
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OpenFDA - Differences Between Dashboard and API Results

I want to find the numbers of cases of each adverse effect for some drugs in the FAERS database. I am using Keytruda as an example. I ran the API to count the adverse events for Keytruda: https://api....
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KEEPA API Experience

I'm trying to pull historical prices and BSR from about 3,000 ASINs on Amazon, but need something built to interface with Keepa's API. Does anyone have any experience with this? If so, is there a ...
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NWS API marine forecast returns empty

I'm following the NWS API documentation and am unable to get marine forecasts via the API such as this https://forecast.weather.gov/shmrn.php?mz=LMZ362&syn=LMZ300 I've tried several different ...
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Connected components of Facebook

On the basis of publicly available data, is it possible to reasonably estimate: The size of facebook.com's largest graph-theoretic connected component, where two users are connected if and only if ...
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Using OpenCorporates API to return officers of a company

I have a list of a few thousand company LLC names and jurisdictions from states around the US. I would like to use the OpenCorporates API to search for the company in the relevant jurisdiction and ...
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NOAA Satellite Data API?

Is there an API to access live (or semi-live?) data from NOAA satellites, such as the GOES-R series? I've been searching for weeks, and I know there are ways to manually access data through website ...
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Metadata on scientific articles (economics) conditional to set of queries

I am looking for an API/software (free or open source) able to download metadata on scientific articles (economics) according to a set of queries (e.g., words in the title/abstract, keywords, JEL code,...
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Searching for adverse reports related to quality only reported in 2017

I'm trying to search for the number of adverse reports related to "quality" within the query and only for the year 2017. I've tried this query https://api.fda.gov/drug/event.json?search=receivedate:[...
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Good easy to use api with a dataset for exam

I'm teaching a course in app development at bachelors level (3rd year college/university). Each year the students exam is to make an app which have some basic functionality and targets an open API. ...
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Dict not able to return data from college scorecard API

So I've been working on a page which displays a school's name, url, city, state, zip, and student size via College Scorecard API but I'm getting tons of errors instead. However, the program is able to ...
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Not able to return data other than category “school”

For example this url returns an error: https://api.data.gov/ed/collegescorecard/v1/schools?api_key=&fields=student.enrollment.all,school.name&school.state=AL error: {"errors":[{"error":"...
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Distance between different places in USA

For me to include in my project, I am looking for some API which can recognize the places and give the output as the distance between two places. Is there any database that consists of distance ...
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Famous people API

I'm looking for an API for retrieving data about famous people, and most preferably to retrieve info about inspirational famous women in the last 100 years. Can you please tell me where to start ...
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API to find Latitude and Longitude based on Unique Well Identifier(UWI) info Canada

I'm looking for an Open Source API to find out Latitude and Longitude based on provided LSD or Section or UWI info of Alberta and BC province of Canada. Any help.
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Poverty estimates from Census API

I'm trying to complete a project for a local nonprofit I work with. I am trying to use the Census API to pull in certain estimates in each of the counties they work in. I'm trying to pull in poverty ...
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API for searching Orphan Drug Designations and Approvals

I'm building a website using the openFDA APIs, which works perfectly. I also notice that the FDA website provides a tool called "Search Orphan Drug Designations and Approvals" at https://www....
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How to get the best images from a Wikimedia Commons category?

Wikimedia Commons had tons of images of all qualities, sorted in categories. The best images are sometimes awarded a "featured" badge, or a "quality" or "valued" badge. The majority of images have no ...
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Sport's APIs For Headshots and Stats

I'm currently building an program that would benefit from higher quality images of University's Logos(NCAA, NAIA, etc.),head shots of athletes, and general statistical data(Games played, etc). The ...
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Restrict returned claims in entity

Is there a way to restrict the returned claims on wikidata's REST API? For example I am using this query: https://www.wikidata.org/w/api.php?action=wbgetentities&ids=Q17714&props=claims&...
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Stock Charts images dataset

I try to find a dataset with stock charts ... any timeframe and by sec, min, hr or day works for me as well. So I try to get them simple as possible with minimum indicators on it, candle style. P....
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Is there any free API to get historical forex exchange rates?

There are several free services for getting the live price or download historical data for 1M or 1D charts. I wonder if there is a free API service to get the data (OHLC) for a specific date of 1D ...
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Is there a codebook for the 1990 Census API table names?

I'm trying to download Census data using R and the Census API. There's a list of variable names at https://api.census.gov/data/1990/sf3/variables.html However, most of the variable descriptions aren'...
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Google Finance Error: Sorry, you may be sending automated queries

Using javascript, I tried pointing to a JSON from google at this URL: www.google.com/finance/info?q=NSE:AAPL&callback=? Then I got the error: Sorry, your computer or network may be sending ...
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Weird results in search from wikidata

I ve this query, which i want to find every instance of human with name Jose (already a first name like John, very common) in wikidata spanish, and then I get only 10 results. I believe is the way of ...
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Is there an API for getting app prices in the Google Play/App store?

I'm looking for an API that can get me prices for apps. I also want information on in-app purchases given the ID (package name in Android) of the app. An example query would be: Query: ID: ...
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Wikidata - Search of human instance that doesn't break

Is this possible, like the wikidata autocomplete combo works, in a speedy way, with a filter of "itemlabel strings start with..." ? PREFIX xsd: <http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#> SELECT ?item ...
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API to use Klink-2 Computer Science Ontology (CSO)

I came across this interesting paper that make use of the Klink-2 Computer Science Ontology (CSO): Automatic Classification of Springer Nature Proceedings with Smart Topic Miner Where can I find an ...
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Unique identifiers of US companies as a means of tracking change

I'm a brand new business analyst for a company that currently maintains its second-hand customer list (given by medical distributors, consisting mostly of hospitals, doctor's offices and smaller ...
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I am looking for an API that can provide all medicines that are sold in Pakistan. I have seen that chemists have a such kind of database?

I am looking for an API that can provide all the medicines that are sold in Pakistan. I have seen that chemists have a such kind of database. What are some pointers?
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UV Index Forecast API

I've recently been looking for Weather APIs that could provide global UV Index Forecast to integrate some sun safety data into my Android/iOS/Fitbit app (sunscreen recommendation time). That's the ...
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Where can I find (free) historical tick-by-tick data for crypto currencies?

I have found out how to get historical price data from the cryptocompare API but the highest resolution is on a minute-base. Is there a (free) way to get historical tick-by-tick data (so on a second-...
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Worldwide sunrise and sunset time data

Looking for a database or free API with the expected sunrise and sunset times around the world (sunrise is more important). Ideally the data should be up-to-date, reflecting daily changes in weather ...