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CountryData fails for some tags and properties

The problem has gone, presumably resolved by WRI. See kirma's comment. I'm using Mathematica 10.0.2 for Mac, and for the first time just tried CountryData. ...
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What is the URL of the site used by ExampleData?

When ExampleData is evaluated, Mathematica downloads data from a Wolfram Research Data server. What's the exact domain of this, though? I bet it's ...
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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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How to get star coordinates for a given time

In the documentation of StarData, there is an example that shows how to get the altitude of Sirius at a given time (in the horizontal coordinate system). However, ...
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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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Does Mathematica support collaborative filtering and recommendation systems?

Does Mathematica support collaborative filtering and recommendation systems such as can be found in Apache Mahout? I could not find any resources about advanced data mining techniques, beyond ...
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FinancialData property value at a given date

I was trying to get the volatility value of a specific equity on a given day. Based on the Mathematica Help, the syntax is ...
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What is the definition of “ConceptWeight” in WordData?

The documentation states that the "ConceptWeight" property is a rough estimate of semantic importance, I'd like to know how this is computed exactly, is there any way to find out?
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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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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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Why is CountryData function failing?

I am unable to get the CountryData function to work. I have tried FinancialData, CityData, ...
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How to access data from WHO Mortality Database

How to do I access the online data from the WHO Mortality Database, which is free to download. What are the Mathematica specific commands to directly load the xls file that can be obtained from this ...
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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 ...