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Should we invest in Apple?

Ticker[comp_String] := Interpreter["Company"][comp] /. Entity[_, x_] :> x ticks = Ticker /@ {"Apple", "Google"} {"NASDAQ:AAPL", "NASDAQ:GOOGL"} ...
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Mathematica AppData folder is taking up too much space

I recently made a small app that I had issues with. I'm pretty sure it ended up being because of all the curated data to load. My problem now is that under the Windows 8.1 folder ...
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Something wrong with the way units are handled in V10

(This applies only to version 10) I obtain these two properties of silicon: a = ElementData[14, "CrustAbundance"] b = ElementData[14, "MeteoriteAbundance"] both ...
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Repeating rows in a Grid [closed]

I am writing a function which would automatically add rows in a Grid[], repeating a function until a desired variable is reached. I'm unsure if another method can ...
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Constructing primitive cell using information from ChemicalData

I would like to construct a primitive cell (figure shown) and possibly the two-dimensional layout (figure from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transition_metal_dichalcogenide_monolayers) using the ...
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How to get Company Logo or Image

I can see that companies have a logo in Wolfram|Alpha when I type in their name but I can't get them in Mathematica. For example searching for Apple, Inc. in W|A one of the outputs is the Apple logo. ...
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Removing the unit “pm” from atomic positions [duplicate]

The following input yields an output with the unit pm (0.01 Angstroms), how do you eliminate this unit so that only numbers are generated. ...
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Combining separate CHColorStructureDiagrams to form one molecular structure

I am trying to attach a fructose molecule to a sucrose molecule by using information obtained from the following ...
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Retrieving coordinate positions using ChemicalData for input to quanutm modelling software

I am trying to set up an input file for a quantum chemical modelling software. How do I obtain the (XYZ) coordinate positions in Angstroms using information obtained using ChemicalData. Have some ...
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SpaceFillingMolecularPlot using CAS number of a compound

When I tried to get 3D graphics for molecule CAS52364-73-5 using Mathematica 10 it produced following result ...
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Why does WordData fail to find “PartsOfSpeech” when given a list of two words?

I have the following sample code. StringSplit["a test string", " "] Thread[WordData[%, "PartsOfSpeech"]] The output I get is: ...
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How to get matching starting dates for different `FinancialData` properties? [closed]

Why do the "Return" and "Volume" outputs of FinancialData differ? Consider the following ...
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Function WeatherData fails

If I use WeatherData[] only some of my requests work. For example if I use WeatherData[{"Chicago", 3}] I get the correct output: ...
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Edit built in symbol

I would like to add new attributes to built in symbols (e.g. ElementData or PolyhedraData) so that I can still call the symbol ...
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How can access to curated data needed by GeoRegionValuePlot be speeded up?

Seems that GeoRegionValuePlot requests data from the internet multiple times to process its plot. As an example, let's graph smoking per capita worldwide. ...
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Plot “OilReserves” using CountryData from 1985 until 2014

I am newer using Mathematica to plot with the Function: CountryData, I am trying to plot "OilReserves" in "UnitedKingdom" from 1985 until 2014. I don't know how to do it, please help me!
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How to provide data to users in a way similar to Mathematica's curated data

How can one go about implementing a custom data backend usable by Mathematica? For example something like CountryData or ...
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Speed of curated data calls in Version 10

Curated datasets underwent a significant overhaul in version 10, primarily in the way content is delivered in the form of Objects and Entities. Additionally, it appears that this change in content ...
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Utility information using FindGeoLocation in Ver.10

It is possible for some commuters to track the location of their bus, train or tram through a personalised GPS tracking device (e.g.see ...
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Retrieving other information on CountryData

The following input will produce some answers, however how do we find out other details, such as the specific year the result corresponds to, as well as the source from which the data is obtained? ...
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Slow work of TimeSeriesWindow

I have financial data (list of time-values pairs). There are more than 13000 elements. ...
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Obsolete AstronomicalData - how to convert to PlanetData

As of Mathematica version 10, AstronomicalData is obsolete, deprecated in favor of PlanetData, ...
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Duplicated output from chemical curated data

I just discovered something rather odd while using chemical curated data in Mathematica. I tried to extract EdgeRules for some molecules and some molecules gave me ...
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Map of all graphs obtainable with GraphData?

I've been trying to put together an answer to another question, but I am stuck, so I decided to post this question instead. Mathematica contains (among its curated data) information on definition, ...
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Animating transition between all graph representations obtained from curated data

Pappus graph is one of many graphs whose various data is contained within Mathematica. Mathematica typically keeps several ways of representing such graphs: ...
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Getting FTSE indices in Mathematica

I'm not sure if this is the best StackExchange to post this question, but I figured it had more to do with the specifics of Mathematica than Quantitative Analysis so I've posted it here. Basically, I ...
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How to combine more locations (GPS coordinates inside one city) with Google map?

I have a list of GPS coordinates.E.g. GPSList = {{47.680800, 17.626446}, {47.681078, 17.627283}, {47.682759, 17.631810}}; I would like to crate a Google Map ...
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A list of cities in a time zone meeting a specified criterion

Is there a way to get Mathematica V9 or Wolfram|Alpha, given a city as input (e.g., "Urbana Champaign, IL"), to return a list of cities that fall in a time zone ...
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Country borders and grids with CountryData plot?

I am coloring several countries in the manner of the following: ...
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Using DeleteCases with multiple AstronomicalData properties

I am attempting to use AstronomicalData and DeleteCases together to remove invalid cases of two properties while listing the ...
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Computing lists using AstronomicalData

Edit: Initially in my question I asked how I could search the database of AstronomicalData["Exoplanets"] and return 2 filtered values that only contained valued ...
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Failure of CountryData due to connectivity?

Today I started researching the "Four colours theorem" and to do so I need data, regions for example. I tried using the following line: ...
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WeatherData function problem: “NonMetricValue” returns undated list of values

In the WL example below, WeatherData[] returns an undated list of values when I add the annotation "NonMetricValue." ...
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Optimization of a portfolio of stocks

I would like to use Mathematica to perform an optimization of a portfolio composed by 10 stocks. I did the first part to compute yields and expected yields, but I don't know how to finish the ...
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Coordinates for multiple countries

I am trying to plot polygons for multiple countries, say "UnitedStates" and "Canada". US data is generated thus: ...
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Can Mathematica determine part-of-speech for each word in a text?

I've found that WordData has a database of English words and their possible parts of speech. But some words are ambiguous, e.g. result can be a verb or a noun: ...
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What's wrong with my implementation on CountryData

I was wondering, *for which countries is the proportion of Phone line users to population greater than or equal to that of the United States?* This is what I inputted below, but the list of countries ...
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Missing something in my input for CountryData dependencies

I'm trying to find (a)which countries have dependencies (b)and a list of countries that consider themselves dependencies (c)and a list of countries that don't consider themselves dependencies. ...
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How do I find the most populous cities in the world?

I am attempting to plot the most populous cities on a world map. Currently, I have the line of code: ...
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CountryData et al. and associated InputStream

Quick update I found a way to solve this in webMathematica, using CollectStreams. But still, below problem leaves me puzzled, I would very much like to learn how ...
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How do I find the number of countries that have a type of industry?

I am trying to find the number of countries that have a certain type of industry. Currently, I have this code: ...
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How could I generate words starting with P,h,D?

A friend of mine is a PhD candidate and posted a picture on Facebook with funny words starting with 'p', 'h' and 'd' like "Please hire. Desperate" or "Permanent head Damage". I thought I could try and ...
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Why is CountryData function failing?

I am unable to get the CountryData function to work. I have tried FinancialData, CityData, ...
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Find a word's linguistic pronunciation

Is there a way to get a word's linguistic pronunciation given the word as a string? I would like a function LingusticPronunciation such that, for example, ...
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Drawing CountryData groups

I'm sure I'm overlooking something obvious, but I can't draw groups of countries. Here are two countries and two country groups: ...
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Is FinancialData for India available? [duplicate]

FinancialData["IndiaNSE", "Members"] // Shallow gives ...
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Curated data sometimes delivered in undefined units

This question may better go to Wolfram, but as it came up on the weekend, I thought I'd try here first. Take a look at the following: ...
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WeatherData for the 15th day of each month

Suppose we have WeatherData["Helsinki", "MeanTemperature", {{2007, 1, 1}, {2012, 12, 31}, "Day"}] How we can have data just for 15th day of each month?