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Uses of Open Data consists of ways and methods to utilize Open Data in attempts to achieve its maximum benefits

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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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Is it fair use to use figures from ArXiv preprints on Wikipedia?

Apologies if this isn't the right exchange. I'm not sure where this question should live. There are some science figures from Arxiv papers that I think would greatly enhance a Wikipedia page on the ...
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Clarity of Flag 124-126 in the GSOD weather dataset

The following table provides information around the Flag 124-126 of the GSOD Weather dataset the documentation of which is available here: Flag 124-124 Char A = 1 report of 6-hour ...
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Using Wikidata to practically leverage semantic linked data for content annotations

I swimming the huge sea of semantic Web and Linked Open Data (LOD) to use these knowledge bases for annotating semantically biological experiment of my organisation. My idea consists of: RDF-izing ...
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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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How does a company upgrade open data to the point where it is proprietary, or copyrightable?

Ideas and facts are not "copyrightable." But original expressions of ideas and facts are. What are ways to upgrade open data so that copyright can be obtained on the database? Things that I can think ...
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Are there any examples or best practice for encapsulating large open data sets into R packages?

I've recently been experimenting with UK government open data with R, and it seems like I could usefully wrap up some of my work into an R package. I'd want the package to download the data either ...
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Need Resource suggestions about Indicators and Signs in Governmental Open data

I am studying for my master’s degree in Interaction Design domain. For my upcoming Capstone project, can someone please direct me to good resources that talks about governmental open data at community ...
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Searching data for habits

I am searching for open datasets which has tags of habits. A habit could be : eating, drinking, everyday activities, anything. The type of data could be text, no images are required. This dataset ...
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About Dataset:HYCOM Water Temperature and Salinity

I am using the dataset HYCOM Water Temperature and Salinity for my work. However, I find its image ID a bit confusing. For example, for the ImageCollection filtered by Date of '2019-01-01' to '2019-01-...
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Administrative data system USA

I am conducting a research and I would like to know in detail what is the administrative data collection system in the USA, and are there any legal repercussions for state governments or executive ...
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Altitude data for european highways

Are there publicly available altitude data for the major european highways? I need the altitudes on the road surface, not in the surrounding area. I believe that the open DEM files (or SRTM data) ...
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Is there a way to filter, so that I only get reactions where SUMATRIPTAN was listed as suspect drug?

I'm trying to get the number of reactions for a certain drug, but only where the drug was classified as suspect drug (drugcharacterization=1). I tried: https://api.fda.gov/drug/event.json?search=(...
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Satellite Video Remote Sensing data

Does anyone know of any satellite missions (open access or not) presently acquiring global Video Remote Sensing data?
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Website to clearly explain “why open data” to non-governmental stakeholders

I haven't found a clear website that I could share with non-profit organizations or companies, about how their opening of data can be used by the community for transparency, marketing, good PR, ...
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How to use wikidata property paths?

Given a term/concept, I want to decide if it belongs to computer science. For that, I am checking if the concept has a property path to computer science node. In other words, I am checking whether ...
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Crime data @ Zip code level?

I mainly need property type crimes but all crimes will work. I'm mainly looking for downloadable crime data that is at the ZIP5 level if possible. The more granular the better. The next best would be ...
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where can i find product packaging information data?

where can i find the dataset about world products packaging components information? For example, the packaging of coke-cola is label, plastic bottle and plastic cap. where can i find such information ...
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Facebook Mypersonality dataset

I want to have access to a database for Facebook Photos dictionary that contains 17,2mn records (photo_id,owner_id, created_time). At this time, the owner of the dataset has decided to stop sharing ...
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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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Open information on UK properties

I'm looking to find any open data on UK properties. I have already looked at all the VOA datasets. And I am aware that the commercial side of the land registry will be becoming free to access towards ...
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City car parking dataset in EU (and US)

I want to do a research project about the prediction of car parking occupancy rates and compare different cities in the EU/US. Are there public datasets that you can recommend? I found a couple of ...
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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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A free tool to find grants from IRS 990s?

At the beginning of 2016 the IRS finally opened up their electronically filed 990 forms from nonprofits (see article from the Sunlight Foundation). All of the 990 data is now machine-readable and ...
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Getting cold calls data set

I am looking for cold calls data set for my research . the data should be a audio files of recorded calls .( sales calls ..) Any idea where can I get such data? Thank you in advance
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Best way to get Open Data Community to Engage (Attend/Volunteer) at The White House Open Data Summit?

Wondering what are the best methods/approaches to informing the Open Data Community of the upcoming Open Data Innovation Summit at the White House. Attendees and volunteers are needed, and anyone with ...
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Sample Landbase data for Bharatpur Area,India

Does anyone have sample landbase open data or any linked data (in .shp or .kml or personal geodatabase format) for Bharatpur and Kota Area in India?
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What you look for in a codebook

I'm putting together a few codebooks/data dictionaries for our transparency portal, http://ledger.illinoiscomptroller.gov. In doing so I have been reviewing some examples to get an idea of what civic ...
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I am look for data on temperature by country

I would like to performed a spatiotemporal study on covid-19 in Africa. I would like to study the impact of temperature on covid in Africa, but I don't know if there are temperature data for African ...
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Anyone contributed code via ArXiv's new feature?

Recently, ArXiv partnered with Github to host links to repos implementing theory contained in papers (who needs universities anymore?) How could we convince them to also provide links to the data ...
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Get product recall information from Open FDA based on the DI or UDI of a product in GUDID

Can UDI or DI codes on product packaging of Medical Devices be used to check for a recall status? Search results from GUDID for product information data, and Open FDA for Recall data, do show some ...
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How to License Research Data

What are the Licensing concepts and attributes to be considered before releasing the data? How to the license data?
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data on maintenance costs in EPC sector

I have to do a PoC on PowerBI for predictive maintenance (both for unscheduled and scheduled maintenance). I saw this article about fluor and am looking for open data that would allow to discover ...
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What are common datasets used for collaboration recommendations?

I look for datasets that I can use for collaboration recommendation (i.e. co-authorship prediction). In other words, the dataset includes details related to authors and their publications. I am ...
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How to get the path details between two nodes in DBpedia in SPARQL

I want to check if two DBpedia nodes have a path using; dct:subject and skos:broader properties without specifying properties For instance consider the two DBpedia nodes http://dbpedia.org/resource/...
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Are there any data-sets having multiple multivariate time-series with causal relations between its attributes along with their description?

I need to perform some data-analysis task. For that I need data-sets containing multiple multivariate(multidimensional) time-series. Along with that I also need the description of each dimension, so ...
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Looking for foot pressure database collected from pressure sensors

I am working on a project where where I need a foot pressure data that a person put on his foot while walking, running or doing any other practice. I searched a lot in the search engines and I couldn'...
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What is the difference between resource and category of DBpedia

My initial understanding of DBpedia was that resources are lower level entities and categories are higher level entities. Since categories are higher level, I thought that they do not have a ...
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Is there any API, tool, websites that i can find how many German people moved to United States in recent 10 years?

I need to do geographical population analysis on how many German people recently moved to US and started to living there, especially to the California. I know US government has open data policy but so ...
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How to identify general medical terms using Wikipedia/DBpedia/WikiData

Given a list of medical terms, I want to identify and remove the general (less granular) terms. For example consider the below mentioned word list: - kartagener s syndrome - disease treatment - ...
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Is digital Ortophoto of Hungary publicly available?

It's quick and easy question regarding available WMS services in Hungary. I'm searching available Ortophoto or topographic images for Hungary but without any luck. I must say that I'm having ...
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Where can I find city zoning district in Dallas, Texas data?

I need some open data source where I can download zoning areas of Dallas, Texas. I have tried to find it using official city GIS data, using ArcGIS online but not even close to find that.
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Average Gross Rent

I need an aggregate value for rent using a collection of Census Tracts from the American Community Survey 5-year estimate. The universe for Aggregate Gross Rent (B25065) is listed as "Renter-occupied ...
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Data centers: Looking for dataset on location, capacity, company / owner and year of establishment

I am looking for a dataset on the location, capacity, company / owner and year of establishment for data centers (eg. of Google, Amazon, Facebook). Any suggestiosn are welcome.
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Open Standard for parking signage data (universal)

keen to get feedback on a lightweight open JSON based standard for the depiction of parking sign/restriction data. The focus would be to digitally represent any parking sign anywhere in the world. ...
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Looking for specific datasets with demographic data in column format

I'm looking for government datasets on a wide variety of topics concerning the population of the country. Things like the crime rate, unemployment rate, level of educational attainment by different ...
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Difference between Inspection Observation and Inspection Citation reports

What is the difference between the FDA Inspection Observation and Inspection Citation reports? The inspection citation report appears to have slightly less data but provides more details for what is ...
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Spatially Orienting 1,4 Dioxane Data From the EPA UCMR-3 Data Set

I am attempting to draw conclusions about the source of 1,4 Dioxane, an emerging contaminant. In the last few years, the EPA released the UCMR-3 (Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule) which had ...
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Looking for holiday data of Saudi Arabia and Bangladesh/Pakistan from 1950s until now

It is okay if the data is not downloadable but viewable. But I need to compare dates of a particular holiday being celebrated in these two/three countries and plot a graph. I looked into timeanddate ...
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Sub-licensing an “Open Data Commons Attribution License (ODC-By) v1.0” Database

I have my own database that I would like to combine with another database for redundancy. The other database is released under the "Open Data Commons Attribution License (ODC-By) v1.0" Can I license ...