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Where can I find a database of hotel property locations?

Looking for an open database of lat/long co-ordinates for hotels. I am aware of sites like Factual.com but I'm looking for something more open.
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What is the best source of open data on sea level rise in Bangladesh and India?

I am trying to determine the level of rise in sea levels in coastal areas of India and Bangladesh. I was wondering if anyone knew the best sources of open data--mean local sea level, mean local tide ...
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Cases where open data has been removed?

I'm looking for cases where data (including software) that once was open is not anymore, or was not for periods of several months or more. I can imagine several scenarios for this, including ...
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Public datasets containing less-boring and more detailed data

I'm looking for datasets, which allow drilling down to something more spesific and less published than datasets, which can only answer to simple questions like "what is the anti-social behavior rate ...
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successful open data advocacy website

I'm part of a local advocacy group working on getting local government to open up more data and adopt open data policies. We're also trying to raise awareness about the role open data plays in our ...
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Where can I find a taxonomy of open data sites?

I was looking for a Stack Exchange site to ask this and Open Data seems to be the one. I am to write a short note on how to find information on the internet and for that I would love to read a ...
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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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satellite imagery data for crop identification

I'm working on a project to identify crop and do yield analysis using satellite imagery. can someone please guide me, where can i get this dataset?
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Collection of large geospatial datasets

This post is in the spirit of "big-lists" on tex.se and other sites Purpose of this post... ...is to collect (in separate answers, unless clearly related) open datasets containing detailed ...
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Movie/Tv Show api (with posters) for commercial user

I am looking for a movie and tv show database with a good developer friendly api which can be used for commercial purposes (Android app). http://www.themoviedb.org/ looked like a good options but ...
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Source of ABA Numbers for US banks

I'm looking an open data source of American Banking Association Route Numbers for US banks. The ABA number is the routing number that is found on a US bank check.
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Trying to locate US Census Shapefiles for all MSA's (Metropolitan & Micropolitan Statistical Areas)

I've been rooting around at the US Census Dept's Tigerline Shapefile download area through the web portal here: http://www.census.gov/cgi-bin/geo/shapefiles2013/main And have been pretty successful ...
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Mapping all Wikipedia URLs to Wikidata entity ids

Is there a Wikidata dump that maps all Wikipedia URLs to their corresponding Wikidata entity ids, e.g. the Wikipedia URL https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_Hanks to the Wikidata entity id Q2263?
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Is the data used to calculate national CPI public?

What data is used to calculate the CPI (Consumer Price Index) and if it is open, where can I find it?
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5-star Open Data rating scheme, are there URIs for the ratings?

I'm in the process of constructing a DCAT catalogue and we want to show how each dataset conforms to the 5-star open data rating scheme. I assumed that someone would have coined URIs for each rating ...
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USA 2016 election demographic data

I am looking for demographic data (age, income, race, location) for individuals who voted in the 2016 US presidential election. The resolution that I am looking for can be at the state, county, or ...
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Where can I get bulk access to IRS 990 filings for US non-profits

There's another question about a list of all nonprofits, and this answer is kind of buried in the answers to that one. Also, this question came up today on the NICAR-L mailing list. It's a common ...
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Searching for Open Data Dataset That is No Longer Online

Many questions are posted here in search of a specific dataset that is either no longer online, or has died from linkrot, or a combination of the two. What is the best way to get around this? Or ...
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Where to upload open data? (no online data editing needed)

I have CSV and RDF files that I would like to upload somewhere so that everyone can download them. What is the most appropriate website for this? I need at least: Easily upload, just select the ...
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Is a spoken digit dataset available?

Is a labeled dataset of spoken digits, that means of people saying "zero", "one", "two", three", "four", "five", "six", "seven", "eight", or "nine" available? I would also be interested in such a ...
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How and where can I get data on US census block data by city and state?

I am overwhelmed looking through dead ends on the US census website. Could someone that has solved this puzzle tell me where I can get the demographic and shapefile data? Race and income are my ...
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Is there a better public version of USA's Social Security Death Master File?

USA data on death can be obtained via Social Security as SSDI (death index) and SSDMF (death master file). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_Security_Death_Index One site http://ssdmf.info offers ...
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Public domain paintings database

I'm looking for an API that would allow me to get a lot of painting on the public domain. For example, Google's art project contains a lot of what I am looking for, but you can't easily download ...
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Data set of news articles and scientific journals

I am working on a project in NLP area and in order to test the result I need to compare it against different data sources. I already have NYTimes data source. So, I am looking for another news source ...
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Daily electricity usage dataset

Where can I find a dataset of daily electricity usage from a zone or country anywhere in the world? Anywhere = i accept any dataset from anywhere in the world, but at least a daily usage
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Movie Script Database

I'm looking for a database of movie scripts to use to train a ChatterBot application. I saw this article that mentioned that a database of movie scripts was used to train the program that generated a ...
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World gas/petrol prices at the pump

Is anyone aware of a source for data related to the world gas/petrol prices at the pump? The websites I've seen are all either selling data or just dealing with the global market price. I'm ...
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Wikidata get property of property

This question is related to this. We have the following query: SELECT DISTINCT ?item ?itemLabel ?AuthorLabel ?year WHERE { ?item wdt:P166 wd:Q255032. ?item wdt:P50 ?Author . ?item wdt:P577 ...
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How to use the DOI system as an individual?

Is anyone aware of a way for an individual developer to access the Digital Object Identifier (DOI) system? I am a software developer working in biological research but independent of any single ...
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A database of drugs and their targets

Do you know if there is any free for commercial and non-commercial project database with drugs information and their targets? For example: Drug name: Paracetamol Chemical Formula: C8H9NO2 Target: ...
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Public Datasets on Data Breach

I try to find datasets related to Data breach. Searching does pull only reports. I was thinking to use social media, news search and indexing all data, cleaning, mining but I do not have HW resources ...
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Download a sample database of calls in telecommunication [duplicate]

I am trying to do a project for data analysis based on the details of calls stored in Call Details Record (CDR) of telecommunications industry. It will take some time to obtain the real data, and ...
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API / dataset for Singapore cinemas showtimes

Are there any APIs or dataset for the list of movie showtimes in Singapore? Official websites from theatre operators in Singapore, (e.g. Eng Wah, Shaw, Cathay, Filmgarde, Golden Village) does show ...
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What are the most unexpected, weird, crazy or funny open datasets available online?

Basicaly everybody is used to usual data like GDP, population, administation budget. So I'm looking some original and unexpected open datasets.
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Why are lab tests splitted into 2 tables: chartevents and labevents?

For example, blood sodium has itemid 837, 220645 etc... in chartevents and 50983 in labevents. Most patients have recordings in both tables, of which some are duplicates and some are unique. I'm using ...
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Global/European soil properties database

I'm looking for global or European scale database / maps of soil properties. Resolution does not really matter even though the higher is the better. By soil properties, I mean: soil textural classes :...
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How might I go about visualising historical temperature CSV data?

I've downloaded the Central England Temperature Data available from Met Office Hadley Centre. On their summary page, it is described thus (emphasis mine): These daily and monthly temperatures are ...
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What is the difference between US Census definitions of “Urbanized Areas” and “Urban Clusters”?

I am trying to classify US Census tracts as urban, suburban, or rural. The Census Bureau provides a table with counts of people, and classifies them as either urban: urbanized area, urban: urban ...
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Where can I download photoperiod (daylength) data?

I'm looking to download photoperiod (day length) data for a variety of locations in Europe on a variety of dates. For each date and locations, I need to the number of hours of daylight. Ideally, the ...
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How to embed licenses within SVG?

This is a split refactored from an older post containing too many questions about licenses in SVG Tiny 1.2 using RDFa as suggested by Patrick Hoefler. See also question Interest of double lincenses CC-...
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American English SMS Text Message Corpora

I'm seeking corpora of American English SMS (<=160 characters) text messages. What corpora are available?
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USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map (PHZM) data

I want to obtain the entire dataset for all zip codes in the US along with their corresponding USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map (PHZM) data. There are many sites that seem to offer a zipcode lookup tool ...
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Job satisfaction data

Are there any datasets available freely online without restrictions that include individual level responses to questions about job satisfaction? Ideally, I'd be interested in a datafile that included ...
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Needed: Dataset for Outlier / Anomaly Detection

I would like to demonstrate outlier / anomaly detection and for that I need a real-life dataset. I found the post http://www.researchgate.net/post/What_are_anomaly_detection_benchmark_datasets ...
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How does Google Maps get traffic info?

I am living in Croatia, and I for sure know that our government and road regulating authorities didn't sign anything with Google in regards to giving the data away. So, how can google, in real time, ...
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Human name country wise corpus

Where I can get the human name corpus country-wise, so that I can use it for training my neural network for detecting the human names out of the string. Does anyone have idea of this?
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Soccer leagues/teams/players API

I wanted to know if anyone knows of a website that provides free information related to various soccer leagues. I am creating a C# application. I'm interested in the following: table each league ...
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What would be particularly useful basic APIs for the US Federal Government to offer?

There are already certain basic APIs for census tracts, school districts, energy costs, a range of geo data, zip codes, etc. What I'm wondering is what would be other fundamental web services that ...
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Wind energy data in India

I am looking for wind energy data (they can be wind speed at any height or wind energy potential) for India in a GIS format. Like the data displayed the link below: http://www.arcgis.com/apps/OnePane/...
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How can I convert from Census 2010 tracts to Census 2000 tracts?

I have a dataset (it's a bunch of count variables) at the Census 2010 census tract level, and I want to merge it to a bunch of other datasets that are at the Census 2000 tract level. Because it would ...

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