Rankings - Doing Business - The World Bank Group. Twitter Census: Publishing the First of Many Datasets. As useful as the Twitter API is, developers, designers, and researchers have long clamored for more than the trickle of data that service currently allows.
We agree — some of the sexiest uses of data require processing not just all that is now, but the vast historical record. Twitter doesn’t provide the only use case for this, but until now its historical bulk data has been hard to find. Today we are publishing a few items collected from our large scrape of Twitter’s API. World Bank public data, now in search. DataSF - DataSF - Liberating City Data. Factual. Public Datasets « Elastic Web Mining. This is a page where we list public datasets that we’ve used or come across.
Comments, corrections, and additional data sources are welcome! We use datasets for consulting projects, and when we need some juicy data for labs that are part of our big data training courses. There’s also some slightly out-of-date information from an ACM event that you can find here. We’ve also started a separate list of commercial datasets. FedStats.