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What kind of spreadsheet/application are the Socrata datasets built on?

Socrata actually isn't built on top of an existing spreadsheet application or platform. We've built our own platform using a number of different open source technologies. Customer data is stored in ...
chrismetcalf's user avatar
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Database of user agents

The User Agent Project is a research project consisting of a comprehensive list of unique user agent strings compiled since 2006. The UA Project is accessible as a specialized search engine. ...
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Popularity of programming libraries

Github is the de facto internet repository for open source code. They've released source code data from packages hosted on this site (press release, blog post with examples). The data is available as ...
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Number of lines of codes an average programmer touches per year?

I am not sure how you would determine lasting code, but not to sway you from trying, there are a couple of data-sets: tera-PROMISE is a research dataset repository specializing in software ...
Daniel Miller's user avatar
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Bounty Programs for Open Source Projects

I've compiled a short list of potential sources to answer the question: https://www.freelancer.com/ https://www.bountysource.com/ https://www.bounties.network/ https://internetbugbounty.org/ https:/...
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How can I convert xy line-plots to textual data values?

Here is a blog post that compares 16 graph digitizing tools, some free, some not. The suggestion is to use WebPlotDigitizer. The blog doesn't mention if any of the tools can be used to automate the ...
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List / database of commonly used existing CLI executable names

For macOS you can use this list and for Windows this one. This website seems to have some useful lists summarizing the CLI commands. However, there will always be extra/additional tools that can be ...
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Bounty Programs for Open Source Projects

I do not know up to which extend the spirit of the original answer by @sboysel is preserved by including the fees with a link to the source for the fees, so I posted it as a separate answer: https://...
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Database of user agents

I've found so far this: Massive list of user agents for User Agent Switcher by Chris Pederik. It's in XML format and it's grouped based on the browser and the device type. It has 602 entries. Here ...
kenorb's user avatar
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Data sets for small human written programs

Have you tried Github.com? There are millions of lines of code from different programs of varying lengths. Github also has an API.
Praxiteles's user avatar
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Database of user agents

https://www.npmjs.com/package/user-agents - this solves a lot of the issues. User-Agents is a JavaScript package for generating random User Agents based on how frequently they're used in the wild. ...
Paul's user avatar
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Popularity of programming libraries

https://mvnrepository.com lets you know how many times a particular Java library has been downloaded, with a breakdown for each version, see the "Usages" column for Log4j: ... and for its competitor ...
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Open data sets about software development: code quality, defect rate, programming languages?

Some of the projects listed under the data sets section of dspinelli's awesome list for mining software repositories (MSR) stuff might be useful. Some examples (additional information found on the ...
sboysel's user avatar
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