Monthly Archives: April 2016

Check out the latest updates to World Imagery Basemap

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The most recent 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 using Living Atlas layers


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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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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Drone2Map for ArcGIS Beta is Open


We are pleased to announce the beta of Drone2Map for ArcGIS is available from the Early Adopter Community. With Drone2Map, you have the power to take imagery direct from a drone and create stunning imagery products the same day it … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Runtime SDK 10.2.6 for Qt Patch is available, improves stability and security

Qt developers can download the patch from the Esri Support site today.

This patch addresses stability and security issues with ArcGIS Runtime SDK 10.2.6.

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Make a Demographic Map in 5 Minutes

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You can use Esri’s demographics to add valuable context to your GIS analyses. Learn more about the people, housing, and businesses in your area of interest, see patterns of income, or understand how a population is changing in the next 5 years. Continue reading

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April 2016 Local Government, State Government & Utilities Solutions Updates

During the April 2016 ArcGIS Solutions Release 2 new Solution Products were added to ArcGIS, 16 Solution Products were updated and 1 Solution Product moved to the Mature Lifecycle Phase.

New Solution Products

Retail Store Locator helps telecommunications companies inform people about the location of retail stores and Continue reading

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