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Airline check for availability data

Where can I find a free web service, or data available in XML format, to check for flights availability? Something like OpenFlights to which provides airport data.
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Healthcare.gov PlanFinder API v2.0 still accepting requests?

I would like to get 2014 off-exchange plan data from the Healthcare.gov PlanFinder API. I have read (on this site) that the current version v3.0 does not accept insurance effective dates before 1/1/...
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User profiles from professional social network

I'm doing a project in which I need data about users in a professional social network. I need information related to the experience, education or skills of the users. So far I've tried LinkedIn but ...
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Ski resort snow conditions / forecast API

I'm looking for an API for retrieving ski resort snow conditions and (hopefully) also condition forecasts. At least for ski areas in North America, but global would be good too! Specific data: Base ...
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Can LCAs Be Populated/Submitted Through A Third Party Application?

I have a question regarding the Labor Condition Application process that I would really appreciate some insight into. Specifically, I have been trying to determine whether it is possible to fill out/...
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Pokemon Go Data API

I wanted to know if anyone knows of a website that provides free information related to Pokemon Go. I am creating an application. I'm interested in the following: Pokemon stats Pokemon location ...
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What real-time Open Data do you want to use?

I work for OpenSensors.io, we are an Internet of Things company working on making real-time data more accessible, easy to use. We've built a real-time Open Data exchange through which you can publish ...
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Downloadable free movies API

Looking for an API with free movies and download links for them. Something like this list: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_open-source_films But an API and with download links.
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Queue (people waiting) management system data

I was looking for the data from electronic ticket systems (like those in hospitals or government units) and unable to find any. It'd be cool to have raw data, namely, the time when ticket T was ...
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Open content health tips that I can embed in my app/website

I am looking for open-source or publicly-available health tips for my app. I am so far not successful in finding any thing alike. Example of a health tip: Title: Carrots are good for your health ...
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How do you get auction data on the same individuals across auctions?

Is there any way to get data on auctions (preferably eBay) for the same persons across multiple auctions? Is there any API access possible? Any open data sets?
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FTC list of telemarketer phone numbers that have received complaints

Is the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) list of telemarketer phone numbers that have received complaints available? Supposedly Nomorobo has access to it, but I believe that is as a result of having won ...
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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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API or datasets for websites demographics (age & gender distributions)

Data request Data: I am looking for an API or dataset where I can find age distribution (age groups: percentage of an age group according to the population) and gender distributions for the biggest ...
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Examples and experiences of text and datamining use of open data?

I am currently working on a research project that looks at the barriers and best practices when it comes to text and datamining. www.FutureTDM.eu Do you have any experience with this in relation to ...
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Solved Programming Challenges Dataset

I'm looking for a dataset of solved programming challenges, like the ones on http://codeeval.com. The dataset should have the natural language description of the problem and N solutions for each ...
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Average monthly weather data by city, over the world?

I'm searching for any website or dataset that provides average monthly weather, such as highest and lowest temperature, humidity, and number of rainy days, by city over the world (major city). For ...
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is there an open API for healthcare's medicaid / CHIP eligibility?

I'd like to make a healthcare website that would help customers find their healthcare plans easily. How can I check if the user is eligible for medicaid, or CHIP or medicare? I know how to get the ...
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.How can I get the list of drugs that interact with a particular drug in openFDA

I am trying to get a list of ingredients/drugs that might interact with a particular drug or check if a list of drugs might interact with each other. How can I achieve it using openFDA API.
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Location accuracy with 3taps API

I'm using the 3taps API and there's a field it returns called "accuracy", which the documentation describes: An integer indicating the accuracy of the supplied lat/long value. But I can't seem to ...
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How to Set a Range of Data in request URL from DOL API Returning Unemployment Insurance Claims?

I tried a request, http://api.dol.gov//V1/Statistics/OUI_InitialClaims/unemploymentInsuranceInitialClaims?KEY=mykey , but it returns old data. How can I set range of data in request url?
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API to tell if a house is for sale, foreclosed, or not forsale

I'm developing an R (or SAS) decisioning engine that requires input for whether a home is either for sale, foreclosed, or not for sale. I have a list of 10K addresses and would like to be able to pass ...
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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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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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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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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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Yoga, Gym, Fitness API

I have been searching for an API to get the Yoga, Gymnastic exercises details and curriculum with appropriate steps and measures. I am planning to use these details for my upcoming project. As to my ...
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Data for “Proximity to Green Space” in United States

Is anybody aware of a dataset or API that will return 'proximity to green space' if given a zip code or lat/long? I'm not sure how proximity would be measured, but there exists something similar for '...
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USCIS Processing Times

Can I get the USCIS Processing Times by Service Center via the API? For example, the I-140 processing times for the Nebraska Service Center. https://egov.uscis.gov/cris/processingTimesDisplay.do
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Aliexpress price history dataset

I want to find any dataset on Aliexpress products' price history? I found only one good quality website - https://www.pricearchive.org/ but according to their faq - they "do not provide special access ...
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Is there any API to get list of ingredient that contains added alcohol

Is there any API to get list of ingredient that contains added Intoxicants/alcohol not the natural that just exists ? Above would do the job for me for now, but if you are curious to know why I am ...
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Using NOAA api to get historical hourly temperature data

I've been attempting to use the NOAA api to get hourly temperature data for a specific location when given lat/lon coordinates. I can find the nearest weather station within an area of lat/lon ...
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Are there any free real estate properties database out there?

I'm looking for a nationwide records on properties that have been sold from 2003 to present. Trulia does not have an API anymore and Zillow's is very limited.
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Is there a way to access Microsoft Academic data set listed on Microsoft DataMarket?

The data set is listed here: https://datamarket.azure.com/dataset/mrc/microsoftacademic It supports the Open Data Protocol. However, when I access it on Chrome, e.g., with https://api.datamarket....
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Given an EmbaseID, is there any way to programmatically retrieve the abstract?

Given an Embase ID (= ID to identify a record in Embase), is there any way to programmatically retrieve the abstract of the corresponding research paper?
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Linking PMIDs with ORCID iDs

I am looking for a dataset or API which would give the list of ORCID iDs (=Open Researcher and Contributor ID) given a PMID (=PubMed identifier).
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Long list of attributes that make typical graph labels

Sort of similar to the fantastic "Spurious Correlations" page, I'm looking for long lists of typical x or y axis labels from graphs (as keys, attributes or column names). For example (and see image ...
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Database or API to quickly check whether an image is a meme or not

Some websites like to illustrate articles with meme pictures, which can be considered as funny or distracting, for instance depending whether you are at work or not. So I want to create a browser add-...
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data.gov CKAN API ignores row parameter, returns duplicate results for different search terms

Using the data.gov CKAN api, this search via the web GUI returns 566 results: children However, post requests via the CKAN API returns 10 results despite the row parameter being set and, incidentally,...
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Inconsistent fields

This question is related to https://stackoverflow.com/questions/32363315/gson-fields-that-sometimes-are-strings-and-others-arrays I'm parsing json with Gson but I'm struggling with the data I'm ...
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Public music database that expose APIs to get most popular songs?

I know there are a lot of public music databases, but I'm not able to find one that expose APIs to get most popular/played/listened songs, for example I checked last.fm APIs and the only method to ...
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Getting *current* members of US Congress via the GPO API?

The Government Printing Office API What's Available site links to the Congressional Directory, but the most recent CD available appears to be the 115th (2017-2018). Does anybody know if this is ...
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ope8_id verse id in API request

I have a standing API query that has been using ope8_id for data requests, but recently it has stopped returning data; I was wondering if ope8_ids can no longer be used in requests or if the call has ...
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Vessel/ais traffic data of the most congested areas of the world

For my research project, I need vessel traffic data of the most congested regions of the world for the past five years. I searched for that data here but couldn't get what I wanted. So far I've found ...
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APIs / Services that can link product names to their UPC/SKU codes

I have an ever growing database of products that users on my site are entering themselves. The input form for users to submit their products (as part of a troubleshooter forum) is very quick to ...
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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 ...