User Contributions have Improved ArcGIS Online Basemaps and the Living Atlas for the Second Time This Month

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For the second time this month, The ArcGIS Content Team has improved the Community Basemaps by incorporating both new and updated content to the ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World. Thanks to the user community, the World Topographic Map was refreshed with 7 new contributors and 8 updates … Continue reading

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Official Release!

Watershed Delineation with Multi-Directional Hillshade

Your efforts have made possible the official release of the Elevation Analysis Geoprocessing Services – Watershed, Trace Downstream, Profile, Viewshed, and Summarize Elevation. Delineate a watershed, trace downstream, see the elevation profile and calculate the viewshed on every continent. These … Continue reading

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Data Visualization with ArcGIS API for JavaScript: Enhancement Options

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In the previous posts, we already learned how to display your data, and how to style your data by unique value with JavaScript API. You might feel content with simply displaying data on a map, but your audience may expect something beyond this. Where can they find the legend? What if they want more information about each feature on the map?

In this post, you will learn how to:

  • Use pop-up to provide additional information
  • Add legend
  • Trigger actions when a graphic is clicked

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A new gallery app for ArcGIS Online!

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This week, a new gallery app was added to ArcGIS Online! The Maps and Apps Gallery, like all ArcGIS Online gallery apps, is a great way to share the content of an ArcGIS Online group with others who may not … Continue reading

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How to create a hosted feature service

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Did you know you can create a new feature service in ArcGIS Online, without needing to create it in ArcGIS for Desktop first? This blog lists the main ways to create a new feature service that is hosted in your … Continue reading

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Coming to a Beta near you: Native app development for everyone

Imagine you are 1 of 2 people running an entire department, and your boss says:

Get those interactive maps out there to our public. You have 2 days to make it happen. Oh, and put them in that app store thingy my family keeps talkin’ about.

You’ve never had a computer science course in your life. This is the 11th hat you need to start wearing. Continue reading

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Sending email from web map pop-ups

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Email can be sent directly from web map pop-ups using pop-up configurations. Which configuration approach is best will be determined by how the email addresses are stored in the layer attributes. This post covers two examples of how the email … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Runtime plays at 10.2.4

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ArcGIS Runtime 10.2.4 will start rolling out at the end of this month and will include some great new SDKs (.NET!), APIs, and developer workflows. But this release is a little different than previous ones. Playing fair—For the past few years, … Continue reading

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Speaking the “Language” of Spatial Analysis via Story Maps

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Spatial analysis has always been a hallmark of GIS, the “numerical recipes” which set GIS apart from other forms of computerized visualization and information management. With GIS we pose questions and derive results using a wide array of analytical tools … Continue reading

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Explorer for ArcGIS on Mac OS X now available in 22 different languages!

Explorer for ArcGIS on Mac OS X

Following the July launch of Explorer for ArcGIS on Mac OS X, the Explorer team released an update into the app store today that broadens the reach of Explorer considerably by adding support for 21 new languages.

Explorer for ArcGIS is now available in all of the country app stores supported by the Mac App Store!

Download Explorer today from the Mac App Store!

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