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

71 questions with no upvoted or accepted answers
Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
4
votes
0answers
110 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
33 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
28 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
95 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
34 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
39 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
56 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
40 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
123 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
48 views

What you look for in a codebook

I'm putting together a few codebooks/data dictionaries for our transparency portal. In doing so I have been reviewing some examples to get an idea of what civic hackers look for in such a document. My ...
2
votes
1answer
19 views

Open source SAR data for the year 1999-2001 over India

where I can get Radarsat-1 data for 1999-2001 over Indian region(open for download)? or can anyone suggest me SAR dataset for the above mentioned year and location which can be downloaded free of cost....
2
votes
0answers
7 views

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-...
2
votes
0answers
16 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
17 views

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) ...
2
votes
0answers
12 views

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=(...
2
votes
0answers
20 views

Satellite Video Remote Sensing data

Does anyone know of any satellite missions (open access or not) presently acquiring global Video Remote Sensing data?
2
votes
0answers
60 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
352 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
317 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
1k views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
155 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
58 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
73 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
16 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
54 views

Getting cold calls data set

I am looking for cold calls data set for my research. the data should be an audio file of recorded calls. ( sales calls ..) Any idea where can I get such data?
2
votes
0answers
73 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
29 views

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?
1
vote
0answers
31 views

Any tips dealing with GTFS-realtime v2 compared with GTFS-relatime v1

Transit Open Data APIs often use GTFS-realtime for providing real time status updates (service late, currently here, effectively RT differences against scheduled services). The GTFS-realtime spec is ...
1
vote
0answers
13 views

All citizens in a city geolocation dataset

I am building a demo dashboard for an app that tracks the location of everyone's phones in anonymized manner to evaluate traffic, crowding dynamics and so one. For my demo I would want to have a ...
1
vote
0answers
9 views

Ground data(real data) for precipitation(rainfall/mm) of India

I need recent 10-15 years datasets of precipitation(rainfall/mm) for India. I have obtained many projection datasets but I need real datasets. Requirements: Real Datasets datasets of 2005-2020 1 ...
1
vote
0answers
15 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
120 views

Unshareable Database in USA

Is there a specific list of data in the USA which includes what all is not to be shared on an open data platform to the public? If yes, where can it be found? It is popularly known as a 'negative list'...
1
vote
0answers
5 views

Is there a way to match ICD-10 Diagnosis Codes with available Rx treatments?

Ideally tabling both the generic and branded drug names.
1
vote
1answer
18 views

How to know ATC Class 1-5 of a drug name in OpenFDA data

I am trying to use OpenFDA open-source data so that I can know ATC Class 1-5 of a drug name and the disease it can be used to treat for?
1
vote
0answers
25 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
11 views

How to License Research Data

What are the Licensing concepts and attributes to be considered before releasing the data? How to the license data?
1
vote
0answers
10 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
16 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
84 views

Netflix/Imdb Movie Genre Data Set

Is anyone familiar with a dataset I can use to model or segment users of a data set into movie genres for users based on time, day, the device used, geographic demographics in a data set? I have a ...
1
vote
0answers
24 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
37 views

Looking for foot pressure database collected from pressure sensors

I am working on a project where I need 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't find ...
1
vote
0answers
20 views

San Francisco 311 Open Data, what does “mobile” mean under the category “cases by channel”?

I'm checking out the San Francisco 311 Open Data (https://sf311.org/information/reports), but wanted to know what does "mobile" mean under the category "cases by channel"? SMS Text? Whatsapp? Call? ...
1
vote
0answers
38 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
13 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
64 views

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 - ...
1
vote
0answers
51 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
16 views

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.
1
vote
0answers
24 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

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.
1
vote
0answers
31 views

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 ...