Hacking a DEM Sunrise

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|This post can alternatively be read as a Cascade story map| You can wield the mighty mighty powers of the Digital Elevation Model (DEM) to create all sorts of practical, and impractical, or just fun, topographic effects. Why? Making interesting … Continue reading

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ArcGIS for Environment and Natural Resources

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Our Environmental Solutions include configurations of ArcGIS to support many facets of work across Environmental Organizations. A few areas of focus for us have been: solutions to support assessment of potential impacts of projects to the natural landscape, the collection, … Continue reading

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Embedding web maps

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One of the ways you can share maps is to embed them in a web page, such as your organization’s website. ArcGIS Online automatically generates the HTML you need, and also provides options for what to include in your embedded map. How … Continue reading

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iOS Samples for ArcGIS Runtime now available on the App Store

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Want to test drive the latest capabilities of ArcGIS Runtime but don’t have a developer setup ready to go? Ever wish you could see the technology in action before you roll up your sleeves and dive in? You’re in luck. … Continue reading

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Learning more about the World Imagery basemaps

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The World Imagery and Imagery with Labels basemaps contain satellite imagery for the world, with high-resolution aerial imagery added for many areas. These basemaps are part of the default basemap gallery, and are among the many basemaps you can choose … Continue reading

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Try something new in ArcGIS Online

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There’s a lot to learn about ArcGIS Online, even if you’ve been using it for years. If you can find time to try some of the new features, you may discover that many of them help you get your work … Continue reading

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Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS v2.3 Developer Edition Now Available!

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Quick announcement: Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS v2.3 Developer Edition is now available for download from the ArcGIS Developers Site.

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Add a locator map to your website

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GIS offers far, far more than just the ability to put the proverbial “dot on a map.” But sometimes, that’s all you need or want to do. Here’s a very simple way to accomplish just that, in a quick minute … Continue reading

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Dependency Management with ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Java

ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Java 100.0.0 now supports downloading the SDK through dependency management.  Most projects are not self-contained, instead they require dependent libraries to be compiled or tested.  In the case of ArcGIS Java projects the requirement includes a Java Jar file, native libraries, and resources.  Furthermore, our Java Jar file has dependencies on third party SDK’s, these are called transitive dependencies.  Dependency management can greatly simplify maintaining multi-module dependency projects and the ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Java now supports Gradle and Maven dependency management workflows.  Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro Tips: Scale-Based Symbol Sizing

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Remember when every map had only one scale? 1:1,000,000, 1:500,000, 1:24,000 – these are some common scales that most cartographers know how to design maps for. However, what happens when your map will be viewed at all the ranges in between … Continue reading

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