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Cities with open geotagged Twitter data or Foursquare checkin data?

I'm doing a research project on population dynamics and would love to find a dataset of Foursquare checkins or geotagged tweets within a reasonably large time period (one month or more, ideally not ...
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How to get all tweets from a given Twitter #hashtag

Can anybody point me to steps how I can get all tweets from #databreach or any #hashtag on Twitter? The goal is to take all data and export to a file (can be unstructured, structured or semi-...
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Mapping of Facebook identifier to account creation date

Every Facebook user has an identifier, for instance 73209645 or 1000002894239. Identifiers are given incrementally to newly created accounts. Some users even boast about their low number of digits. ...
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Dataset of Facebook Users Connectivity

Is there any dataset available of Facebook users which shows how people are connected with each other? So that I can use that dataset to do some research on access control in social networks.
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Any data set available for Twitter tweets classification?

Is there any dataset available for different categories like music, politics, business etc which can be used to classify input tweets?
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How do people link twitter handles to e-mail accounts [closed]

I've seen companies start to advertise that they can link twitter handles to e-mails and vice-a-verse -- this sounds like a bit of a tall claim. Anybody have any thoughts on how reliable these claims ...
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2014 holiday/event covariate date data

I am looking for a dataset of date covariates that could cause a spike in Twitter data. For example, any major news event or holiday such as black friday. Anyone know where this might exist?
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FIFA 2014 tweets dataset for academic project

I am looking to run a Map Reduce framework and do some analysis on a Twitter dataset for the FIFA 2014 World Cup event. I couldn't find a place to get these datasets for free. Can someone suggest a ...
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Where can I find data about sharing propaganda music videos on Facebook?

I am seeking data about war propaganda songs, such as those used in the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, and how they are spread via social media.
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Redistributable Twitter-like data

For a tool that I'm working on, I'd like to to distribute an example data set that is Twitter-like. Twitter's terms of service preclude redistributing their data, so I know I can't use them directly. ...
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publicly available spam dataset of social networks

I am trying to create a naive bayes spam filter for social networks and i need a spam dataset (containing posts/tweets etc.) of popular social networks like twitter/facebook. Is there any publicly ...
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Twitter open datasets

Where can I get Twitter datasets available for analysis? I found two: The May 2011 Calufa Twitter Scrape Cheng-Caverlee-Lee September 2009 - January 2010 Twitter Scrape
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Database of searches within Pinterest (or other social networks)

I want to see what people are searching the most within Pinterest. It would be like an equivalent of the Google Keyword Research tool, but for Pinterest. Data for similar/other social networks is OK ...
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Data mining social group's interests, demographics, and geography

Facebook has Graph Search, which allows finding people by specifying information about them. Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google ads services allow counting the number of people who search certain phrases ...
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Social Networks other than facebook and twitter that allow access to their data to developers?

I am looking for social networks, other than Facebook and Twitter, that offer their API to developers, for free. Which other social networks allow developers to crawl data? What kind of restrictions ...
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Twitter crawlers for tweets, retweets and social network

I am looking for some twitter crawlers for crawling the tweets/retweets and the social graph of some thousands of users. Suggestions are most welcome.
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Source of open trend data

I'm currently querying Twitter to access trend data. I'm looking for an open alternative to source trend information. The main question is: What's trending today? I'd love to move away from using ...

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