Data liberation is the activity of retrieving a user's data from a web service.

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How can I download all pictures I uploaded to Foodspotting?

I'd like to download all pictures I uploaded to Foodspotting: is there any way to do it?
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Is it possible to download a Google data archive for an account on a Google Apps domain?

Google now provides the capability to download an archive of one's Gmail and other data. This appears to be available for my @gmail.com account, but I also have a domain being managed by Google Apps. ...
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How to to obtain a “takeout” style export of a reddit account?

I'd like to save references and copies to/of all the comments, and submissions made by the account, as well as a listing of upvoted/downvoted links, in addition to private messages, in a user-friendly ...
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Is Google Docs' Revision History a stable long-term audit trail?

Are all our changes logged, safe, saved, secure and downloadable? Has Google Docs committed to it all being seeable, shareable, protected and preserved? Remembering what was said is important. I ...
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Difference between Wikidata and Freebase?

What is the difference between Wikidata and Freebase? Both seems to be gathering open data in a Wiki spirit, readable by machine and humans. Freebase has existed for years, Wikidata is new.
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Why is downloading videos from Picasa not supported?

I am considering using Picasa Web Albums as the main storage point for all my pictures and videos. Strangely, Google has officially stated that It's not possible to download videos from Picasa Web ...
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Where is the “download” button on Google Takeout?

I tried to download some of the stuff from Google Takeout, but after creating the archive, I don't see any download button. The following is a screen shot of the browser window.
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How to export/download my Amazon wishlist?

How can I export/download my Amazon wishlist?
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Is there a way to export my starred locations from Google Maps?

I have hundreds of locations starred in Google Maps. I'd like to export the list of them so that I can import them into other software, like Google Earth or map applications on my Android phone. Is ...
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How do you use the new Facebook “download everything you’ve ever posted” feature?

I read about this in the press today, but can't find it anywhere within Facebook. Perhaps the feature isn't live yet? I've tried clearing cache and reloading, but don't know where I should be looking. ...
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How do you extract friends' birthday and contact information from Facebook?

I'm tired of Facebook trying to get a hold of all my data and then sharing it with everyone. Can someone tell me a method of getting my friends' birthday and contact information out of Facebook so I ...
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What web services provide downloadable archives under liberal licenses?

What websites provide downloadable archives (similar to SE's data dump) of user-generated content under liberal licenses (e.g. creative commons)?
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Is there a good tool to backup the data from all my webapp accounts to my computer?

Traditionally, you backup your computer's data to the web, but anyone who uses a lot of webapps puts a lot of data out there. Is there a good tool to backup all my gmail mail, facebook pictures and ...
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Is there any way to export IM logs from Meebo?

A web service, a Firefox extension, a desktop program or script, or just about anything will do.
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How can I export my Google chat logs?

In the spirit of taking responsibility for my own data, I regularly fetch my gmail emails via IMAP for backup. However, this doesn't include the Google Talk chat logs which are also available in ...
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Can I get a dump of the data stored in my Evernote account?

Let say I want to leave Evernote but I want to get at least a rough backup of my data. Can I get a dump of the data stored in my Evernote account?