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Questions tagged [uses-of-open-data]

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

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Looking for taxonomy for skills databases?

I am looking for taxonomy databases or datasets other than "O*Net" which can have skills (Tools and technologies). Added to the above, I am also looking for taxonomy which can have skills from pharma ...
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what does those 2 types of values in column “Age” exactly mean in “horse-colic.data” dataset?

I am learning horse-colic dataset. there are 2 types of values in column 2, 1 and 9. dose that mean a record (a horse) is 1 year old or 9 years old?
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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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open Big Data to solve cancer epidemiology challenge

I am a doctor and I am coordinator of a project that will call for innovative projects around challenges in the field of Big Data applied to Cancer Epidemiology. The specifity of the projects is to ...
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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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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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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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How to find the wikidata ID of a DBpedia concept?

I have a set of DBpedia concepts and would like to get the corresponding wikidata IDs of them. For example, consider word2vec. The wikidata ID of word2vec is wd:Q22673982. Currently, I have the ...
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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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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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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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Where to find datasets for creating carto vl maps?

Is there any way to download example datasets like nyc taxi and origin-destination data? (Like those that show flight paths from and to some cities) I think it'd help me greatly if I could somehow get ...
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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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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 ...
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Retail analytics dataset for use in a paid course

I'm designing an online, paid course in retail analytics, and I'm looking for a dataset that I can use for that course. If I find datasets that are 'open data' then am I allowed to use those datasets ...
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To fetch bigger dataset from twitter

I need twitter data for my project, but with streaming api I am able to get only 15 min window frame.Hence a very smaller sample space. I have a written code in python as follows import tweep from ...
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Open Data for software options

I need a dataset of the following: user's software options for a particular software (e.g., whether to start the software with system) with user's information (like user's system information, ...
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multivariate competing risks failure-time data set

I'm looking for a failure-time (survival analysis) data set which is - Multivariate or clustered (Multiple individuals are observed in one sampling unit. For example, family members in a family) - ...
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Where to get data list of Corporate Meeting Planners?

Looking for an open source data list/link of national and/or corporate meeting/event planners.
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Sample datasets for machine learning application in hiring

As part of a project we need to explore machine learning applications in candidate shortlisting on applied jobs via job boards. Looking for sample datasets in the area of recruitment to get started. ...
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I have downloaded a map of a small region in .osm format . But as a newbie I dont have any idea how to access it using any programming language

I need this map data to provide the location of nearest business facilities like restaurant to the user . But I don't know how to access it . And it will be of great help if you can provide me any ...
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new user - need pediatric data for various vitals parameters

I'm new to physionet and am attempting to dig/find a data set for various vitals parameters for a 48 hour period for a pediatric patient (say somewhere between 2-18), specifically heart rate, ...
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GTFS vs SIRI wich one is more used nowaday

i 've searched a lot for this kind of information unfortunaetly i can't find the right information about , we know all that gtfs was Standarisedby google the last 3 years , siri was and still used ...
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Music Festival Datasets Resources

I am working on a project right now and I am having a very difficult time finding any open data sets for historical information on american musical festivals or rap concerts. Does anyone know of any ...
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Consumer Expenditures by Census Tract

Does anyone know how to source Consumer Expenditures (CEX) by Census Tract? I know that the Bureau of Labor Statistics offers CEX by Metropolitan Area and Region but I can't seem to figure out how ...