NOTE AS OF FEB. 5, 2014: The update was postponed because of some issues detected during the upgrade. The update will be re-scheduled as soon as the issues are resolved, and this post will be updated to reflect our plans. … Continue reading
In a recent post we outlined how you can add videos to your story map using the map tour builder. In addition to photos and videos, you can also add websites and other HTML documents. In this post we’ll take … Continue reading
Map Tour is a very popular story map template often used to tell stories using photos and other images placed on a map. With the September 2013 ArcGIS Online update Map Tour added the ability to use videos from a … Continue reading
Posted on behalf of and authored by Dr. Peter Urich, Managing Director of CLIMsystems Ltd., Hamilton, New Zealand Recently, CLIMsystems Ltd. analyzed future climate impacts on the Hazelwood brown-coal fired power station located 150 km east of Melbourne in the … Continue reading
Las Vegas is obviously no stranger to gambling, but the first weekend in January more than usual flocked for a proverbial roll of the dice.
At the 2014 AT&T Developer Summit Hackathon, we watched over 600 cutting edge developers descend on the Palms Hotel and leverage location in their apps alongside smart watches, beacons, headsets, intelligent fabric and more. As always in Las Vegas, the stakes were high!
A previous post detailed how you can use live web cams (actually snapshots from live web cams) to author dynamic “real-time” story maps. These add an interesting context to any story map, and make it more relevant for telling certain … Continue reading
The Collector team is hard at work integrating support for disconnected editing into our next release of Collector for ArcGIS (v10.2.2) in March. This is a big update for us and we thought it would be a good idea to start blogging now about what is coming. We will be publishing a series of articles between now and release so keep checking in! Let’s start with the experience for taking a map offline… Continue reading
The new beta tools are here! We are happy to announce that we have available for download a set of data preparation tools for Community Map contributors. The tools are available by download at this link. These tools are the first cut of simple GeoProcessing (GP) tools built with Model Builder for preparing data for submission to the basemap section of the Community Maps Program. Continue reading
We would like to thank all of the devs, designers and geo enthusiasts who came out this weekend to participate in the first ever Esri MapCamp in Portland. This was a jam-packed weekend of geo presentations, data sharing, API exploration, learning, collaborating, hacking and making friends. See all the photos here.
The mission was simple: Solve the biggest problem you can think of for downtown Portland… and learn, collaborate and make as many friends as possible along the way!