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Great Maps Need Great Data: Creating and using authoritative geographic data

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Discover a world of content in the Living Atlas in Chapter 4 of The ArcGIS Book It is no secret that one of the most challenging aspects of starting a GIS project is finding authoritative data. After all, the old … Continue reading

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Gateways to using ArcGIS

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In the weeks following the User Conference I find myself incredibly inspired by the breadth of GIS work being done, both within Esri and by so many users.  As new products and updates are launched, knowing where to start learning … Continue reading

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Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS v1.2 Developer Edition Available This Week!

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We would like to announce the forthcoming release of Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS v1.2 Developer Edition, which will be available for download later this week from the ArcGIS for Developer’s site.

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Tell Your Story Using a Map: Inform, engage, and inspire people with story maps

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Learn how to make a story map in Chapter 3 of The ArcGIS Book Maps and stories complement each other, but until recently they have existed side by side as separate entities. The big idea of chapter 3 in The … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: RIP SpeedGeeking at UC

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In our fourth and final year of hosting SpeedGeeking at UC, we would like to take a few minutes to reflect on the life of SpeedGeeking, and how it will continue on not just in our hearts, but also at … Continue reading

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Cartography Is for Everyone: New ways to make, see, and use maps

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Socializing your map is the core concept of Chapter 2 of The ArcGIS Book Chapter 2 in The ArcGIS Book zeroes in on the evolution of the traditional map into the new paradigm of web mapping. When confined to the … Continue reading

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Living Atlas of the World Updates Improve the World Topographic Map

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The World Topographic Map has been updated with new content! As part of ArcGIS Online, Esri’s Basemaps support a vast GIS community.  Thank You to our Contributors and Partners who help support the Living Atlas of the World by providing data and enriching these amazing resources.

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Maps, the Web, and You: Power and possibility with Web GIS

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Understand the concept of applied geography in Chapter 1 of The ArcGIS Book The first chapter in The ArcGIS Book acknowledges the work of current GIS professionals and introduces concepts and terminology to aspiring GIS users. It invites both long-time … Continue reading

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ArcGIS API for JavaScript 4.0 beta 1 – available today

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Version 4.0 is the next generation ArcGIS API for JavaScript and it supports both 2D and 3D. Today we are announcing the first beta version – 4.0 beta 1.

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What’s new in Open Data July 2015

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  This month the Open Data team brings you another release with improved data visualization, support for standards-based metadata, public commenting on datasets and much more! We made some major harvesting improvements under the hood to improve data quality and … Continue reading

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