Drone2Map for ArcGIS – What will your drone do for you?


Drone2Map for ArcGIS is the new product drone users around the world leverage to create products from raw still imagery collected by drones. Many are surprised by the variety and quality of products they are creating without being an imagery … Continue reading

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Collector for ArcGIS 10.4 Beta


We are very excited to announce the public beta of the 10.4 release of Collector for ArcGIS. This is a significant release for Collector as it introduces new capabilities for collecting data with high-accuracy GNSS receivers.

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It’s here! ArcGIS API for JavaScript 4.0 Released


It is with great pleasure we announce the first release of the 4.x series of the ArcGIS API for JavaScript. You can now starting building web apps with the production release of the ArcGIS API 4.0 for JavaScript! Version 4.0 … Continue reading

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Check out the latest updates to World Imagery Basemap

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The most recent ArcGIS.com Imagery basemap updates added three brand new Community Map contributions and two updated or expanded community contributions. The new areas are spread around the globe from the “big D” – Dallas, Texas and the infamous grassy knoll of … Continue reading

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Community Contributions Update World Topographic Map


Large-scale features added to the World Topographic Map! The most recent World Topographic Map release includes new Community Map contributions for cities and counties across the United States. These contributions help enhance content in the Living Atlas of the World and add value and … Continue reading

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Configuring custom basemaps


The Living Atlas provides a variety of basemaps that you can choose from when authoring web maps. These can be found in the basemap gallery of the map viewer. The default collection of basemaps displayed are a function of the … Continue reading

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New ArcGIS Pro SDK Learning Resources Available


Some good news on Pro SDK learning resources – a number of informative videos have just been posted online this week — Dev Summit sessions and a new Live Training Seminar recording. The 2016 Esri Developer Summit technical sessions are … Continue reading

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Ten ways to improve your chances of winning the Esri Storytelling With Maps Contest


The 2016 Esri Storytelling with Maps Contest is open for entries and you have until May 23rd to enter. Here are some quick tips from the Esri Story Maps team for how to make the best impression with your story … Continue reading

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Use Photos or Logos in your Maps

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Use photos and logos to make visually appealing, easy to understand maps. A simple picture in a pop-up provides additional context to the map subject. Logos provide easy visual clues to location and make for better looking maps and legends. … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Online Live Feeds Update

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The Esri Live Feeds team has just released a new layer and added it to the ArcGIS Online Living Atlas, and also made some improvements to existing layers. In this post we will provide an overview of the updates. USA Weather … Continue reading

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