Tag: Wikipedia
Posts of Tag: Wikipedia
  1. Jquery and Wikipedia API user agent problem

    i'm trying to use the wikipedia api, but i read that is necessary to send a non generic user-agent... i'm using jquery with ajax call...but i dont know what to do to make it working.... thanks ...Learn More
    jQueryWikipediauser-agentwikipedia-api
  2. Wikipedia search results different for api (opensearch) vs normal web interface?

    For the text query "major+histocompatibility+complex+class+II+antigens" I get different results using the web and api interfaces. Is there a way to get the same results as the web interface using the api? Qu...Learn More
    APIWikipediaWikimediaOpensearch
  3. Wikipedia philosophy game diagram in python and R

    So I am relatively new to python, and in order to learn, I have started writing a program that goes online to wikipedia, finds the first link in the overview section of a random article, follows that link and ...Learn More
    PythonDesignWikipediaParsing
  4. Ignore Wikipedia Redirects with mwlib

    I'm using mwlib in Python to iterate over a Wikipedia dump. I want to ignore redirects and just look at page contents with the actual full title. I've already run mw-buildcdb, and I'm loading that: wiki_env = w...Learn More
    PythonWikipedia
  5. Get all Wikipedia meanings of a word in any language

    I would like to get a list of all the Wikipedia meanings of a word. For example, for the word 'bar', the disambiguations are listed at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bar_(disambiguation): Bar (establishment) De...Learn More
    PythonAPIWikipediadisambiguation
  6. get first paragraph from wikipedia article

    I'm using following code to get the first paragraph from a Wikipedia article. Here is the result of my code. I need only this paragraph. Is it possible? Or is there any better alternative? '''Papori''' ({{l...Learn More
    PythonXMLWikipedia
  7. Why do I get strange results when I get the Wikipedia API via PHP?

    I'm using PHP to access the Wikipedia API. This is the URL I'm getting: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/api.php?action=query&prop=revisions|links&titles=google&rvprop=ids|timestamp|user|comment|content&a...Learn More
    PHPWikipedia
  8. Wikipedia’s Random Articles — DiCaprio to Calypso

    What I find most fascinating with browsing Wiki, is how quickly I look at one article but swiftly find myself reading about something completely unrelated — or is it? Wikipedia is fantastic, a collection of in...Learn More
    NewsWikipediaHistoryFactsDiscoveryFun
  9. Content of infobox of Wikipedia

    I need to get the content of an infobox of any movie. I know the name of the movie. One way is to get the complete content of a Wikipedia page and then parse it until I find {{Infobox and then get the content o...Learn More
    PythonWikipediamediawikipywikipedia
  10. What Wikipedia saw during election week in the U.S., and what we’re doing next

    Election Day in the United States was a critical moment for the country, with impacts that will extend well beyond one election cycle. For many Americans, it was an anxiety-inducing event. While voters waited —...Learn More
    NewsWikipediaElection 2020MisinformationVotingDisinformation
  11. Implementing a history feature à la Wikipedia

    I am writing a Web application that has a user interface for editing documents. What is the best way to implement a history feature like Wikipedia's where edits to a document can be viewed? ...Learn More
    Wikipedia
  12. Extracting brackets with regex from a string in python

    How I can extract {{template|{{template2}}|other params}} from this string if we just know "template": {{template0}} {{template|{{template2}}|other params}} {{template3}} ...Learn More
    PythonWikipediaregexBrackets