Category: ArcGIS Online

New Learn ArcGIS Lesson: Fight Child Poverty with Demographic Analysis

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More children live in poverty in Detroit, Michigan, than in any other city in the United States. In the new Fight Child Poverty with Demographic Analysis lesson on the Learn ArcGIS website, you’ll take on the role of a charity … Continue reading

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Take a Peek into the Community Maps Program

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You asked, and we delivered! Many contributors requested that we build more transparency into the Community Maps data processing steps, so that organizations have a better idea of the workflow their data undergoes after they upload it through the Community … Continue reading

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Updates to Esri Vector Basemaps Released (Beta 2)

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This week, we released an update to the Esri vector basemaps that were introduced late last year. These vector basemaps can be accessed in ArcGIS Online and used to build web maps and apps. To start using these layers, clear your … Continue reading

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North America basemaps updated on two fronts

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Our recent update to North America in a number of our basemaps was achieved through two primary data source enhancements. First, we applied our commercial data updates from HERE. Second, we expanded the use of contributor data to enhance content … Continue reading

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The World Imagery and World Topographic Maps have been updated with Community Contributions

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New content, expanded coverage and updates to the World Imagery and World Topographic Maps available! The most recent ArcGIS Online basemap release includes new and updated Community Map contributions to the World Imagery and World Topographic Maps. The World Imagery … Continue reading

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Drone2Map for ArcGIS – Put Your Drone to Work

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Drones are fun toys. They are great for flying around capturing images and videos of family events. They are excellent at capturing that scenic spot you found on vacation…but with the recent advancement in drone technology and the drop in … Continue reading

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Important announcement about sharing Story Maps on Facebook

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This is an important announcement about how story maps are shared on Facebook. What is the issue? Recently there have been some changes to Facebook that have affected how social sharing works in Esri’s Story Maps apps. Sharing on Facebook … Continue reading

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

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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

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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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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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