Category: ArcGIS Online

Contributions Update World Imagery Basemap

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The World Imagery basemap continues to be updated with community contributions to the Living Atlas of the World. Our latest release adds updated imagery in nine communities across the U.S. and Europe. These high-resolution imagery updates replace older and/or lower … Continue reading

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Using the Story Map Cascade Builder: Configuring Media

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This post in the series on using the Story Map Cascade builder focuses on configuring media. Configuring how media items (particularly maps and scenes) are displayed in your story is a critical storytelling feature of Esri’s Story Map apps. This helps elevate your … Continue reading

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Esri’s World Topographic Map Improved with Community Contributions

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This World Topographic Map release includes new Community Map contributions for cities, counties, universities and facility sites across the United States. These contributions help enhance content in the Living Atlas of the World and add value and usability to Esri’s online basemaps. Through the Community … Continue reading

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Using the Story Map Cascade Builder: Searching for photos on Flickr

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This is the next entry in a series of posts on using the Story Map Cascade builder. In this post you’ll learn about a helpful feature in the Media Picker that lets you search for photos on Flickr. Being able to search Flickr is helpful … Continue reading

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Dakota County benefits from contributing to Community Maps

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The Community Maps Program was recently featured in a post by Dakota County, Minnesota. As part of their open data policy, Dakota County contributed data to the Community Maps Program. Their data has been published in Esri’s basemaps as part … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Maps for Adobe Creative Cloud Beta has Arrived

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ArcGIS Maps for Adobe Creative Cloud Beta has Arrived We are pleased to announce that the public beta of ArcGIS Maps for Adobe Creative Cloud is now available! With ArcGIS Maps for Adobe Creative Cloud, design and communication professionals have … Continue reading

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DigitalGlobe Partners with Esri to update World Imagery

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Over the last ten years, the GIS community has seen an explosion of beautiful, high-resolution multi-spectral imagery, with very rich color fidelity, and very high pixel resolution.  Lawrie Jordan, Esri’s Director of Imagery, has called this platinum age of imagery: … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Earth 1.2 adds capability to view huge meshes, import terrain, and export KML

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We are excited to announce that ArcGIS Earth 1.2 is now available for download. ArcGIS Earth 1.2 adds new capabilities including: View integrated mesh data Use more local data and work offline Additional configuration ability Export simple KMZ View Integrated … Continue reading

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New Traffic Count Map and App

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Check out the new 2016 Traffic Counts in the United States web map and the USA Traffic Counts for Site Selection app. Both offer new ways to look at traffic counts. The 2016 Traffic Counts in the United States web map is ready … Continue reading

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The new Data tab: More than just a table (June 2016)

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By now, you may have seen the new item pages and have had a chance to use them. If so, hopefully it has been a seamless transition and you’re finding that the new layout and additional features help you to … Continue reading

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