Sunday, April 22, 2018


Saturday, April 21, 2018

Harvey Hurricane Disaster Area Data Sets Open Data Questions
Looking for following Datasets for an ArcGIS Project Damage Area affected by Hurricane Harvey Recover centers per damaged areas for Harvey Hurricane Population data before Harvey for affected areas Population data after Harvey for effected area Business Impacted in the disaster areas.
Non-aggregated age of endurance sport competitors Open Data Questions
I'm looking for the actual age of competitors in endurance sports events (marathon, triathlon, ironman, etc). This can be any event, but it should be the age at competition time (36) and not the age bracket (34-39). Any format, any license. The aggregated data may look like this, but I look for n

Friday, April 20, 2018

How to categorise topics based on DBpedia categories Open Data Questions
Given a topic, I want to categorise it as an algorithm or a research field. For example given topics such as Support vector machine, neural networks, genetic algorithms, I want to identify their category as algorithms, whereas given topics such as natural language processing, deep learning, machine l

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Need info on Indian drug database Open Data Questions
where can I download all the drug data for Indian market with relevant information like price, package type, side-effects, drug interactions, precautions, dosage, etc. Is there any APIs where I can get this data into my mobile app directly?

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Julian and Gregorian dates from Wikidata Open Data Questions
How can I get the Julian birth or death date for someone who was born or died under the Julian Calendar (Isaac Newton, for example) on Wikidata using a SPARQL query? This simple query returns "4 January 1643," which is Newton's Gregorian birth date: SELECT ?birthdate WHERE { wd:Q935 wdt:P569 ?bir
Our Open Data Day 2018 @ hack.institute Open Knowledge Foundation (OKFN) News
This blog has been reposted from Medium This blog is part of the event report series on International Open Data Day 2018. On Saturday 3 March, groups from around the world organised over 400 events to celebrate, promote and spread the use of open data. 45 events received additional support through th
Using Google Maps Data Open Data Questions
Is it possible to obtain a dataset of all search results in a google maps search? For example: if I want a list of all gas stations in Chicago, complete with addresses, store name, latitude-longitude coordinates etc. Is such a data set against Google user agreement terms? I only plan on using the d
Open access electric vehicle trip dataset Open Data Questions
Are there any open access electric vehicle trip dataset, that contains information about vehicle energy consumption, speed, acceleration, distance or GPS? Used electric vehicles should not be older than 5 years. Most of the available data is already processed and contains annual statistics about ele
Where can I find historical presidential approval ratings Open Data Questions
I'm looking for data on presidential approval polls going back as far as possible. Gallup has this data, but is not available to public. (news.gallup.com/interactives/185273/presidential-job-approval-center.aspx) There is also data available from The American Presidency Project (www.presidency.ucsb.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Historical german rain radar data from opendata.dwd.de Open Data Questions
Recently the German national weather service (DWD) published lots of data. I am especially interested in the 5 minutes radar data stored at: opendata.dwd.de/weather/radar/composit/wx/ or opendata.dwd.de/weather/radar/composit/pg/ However, this folder only contains the data for the last 2 days. Do
Restrict returned claims in entity Open Data Questions
Is there a way to restrict the returned claims on wikidata's REST API? For example I am using this query: www.wikidata.org/w/api.php?action=wbgetentities&ids=Q17714&props=claims&format=json&languages=de|en which returns all claims for the entity. But I am only interested in "P31",
Stock Charts images dataset Open Data Questions
I try to find a dataset with stock charts ... any timeframe and by sec, min, hr or day works for me as well. So I try to get them simple as possible with minimum indicators on it, candle style. P.S: did some manual pull of the charts but does include to much indicators and looks like the picture

Monday, April 16, 2018

How do I start to use Lighthouse Open Data Questions
I did join Lighthouse but not sure what to do next. I'm involved because I have a group of folks that want to learn about Lighthouse and how is it going to work (we are all VA employees). I have started to put together a class on REST API, and the various things that go along with it. In order for m
Childnessness and infertility by country and region Open Data Questions
I would like to know, for each country, for each of the sexes male and female or other sex, what are the percentage of males and of females or other sex, the percentage of infertile males and infertile females or other sex, the percentage of childrenless fertile and childless infertile people and so

Sunday, April 15, 2018

Underground Infrastructure Data Open Data Questions
I am in Brisbane, Australia and am looking for GIS data relating to underground services (such as buried water mains, power lines, gas lines, etc). Any advice on where I might find some of this information?