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    Freebase Alternatives

    Freebase is described as 'free, knowledge graph with millions of people, places, and things. Freebase contains tens of millions of topics, thousands of types, and tens of thousands of properties. By comparison, English Wikipedia has over 4 million articles'. There are four alternatives to Freebase, not only websites but also apps for Windows, Java Mobile and Linux. The best alternative is The Movie Database , which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to Freebase are Wikidata (Free, Open Source), YAGO (Free, Open Source) and OpenCyc (Free).

    This page was last updated Feb 26, 2018
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    Freebase is a free, knowledge graph with millions of people, places, and things. Freebase contains tens of millions of...
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    1. It's completely user driven by people like you. TMDb is currently used by millions of people every month and with our and powerful API, also used by many popular media centers like Moovida, XBMC, Plex, MythTV and MediaPortal.
    2. Wikidata is a free and open knowledge base that can be read and edited by both humans and machines.


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      YAGO2s is a huge semantic knowledge base, derived from Wikipedia WordNet and GeoNames. Currently, YAGO2s has knowledge of more than 10 million entities (like persons, organizations, cities, etc.) and contains more than 120 million facts about these entities.
    3. OpenCyc is a cut-down open version of the Cyc technology, the world's largest and most complete general knowledge base and commonsense reasoning engine. Cycorp, the builders of Cyc, have set up an independent organization, OpenCyc.

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      distribution was discontinued in early 2017

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