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Give Users a GUI to Interact with the Data, Rinse, Repeat – An Interview with our Mobile Apps Architect

Jul 04 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at GIS Cloud under tags  blog people

We talked to Nenad Filipović, our Senior Frontend Developer, and Mobile Apps Architect. He shared some insight into his daily work routine and shared advice to young developers who want to dive into the world of GIS and mapping apps.     1. Can you describe your regular working day and responsibilities in working with...


Help Your Company Reduce Fuel Card Fraud

Jul 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis online credit card fraud local government location analytics

Analyze Credit Card Fraud is a new Learn ArcGIS lesson showing private and public employers how they can investigate employees who take advantage of fuel card programs. In this one-hour lesson, an investigator with a shipping company based on Washington, D.C., … Continue reading


Google Maps vs. Apple Maps: Report card of a year-long comparison

Jul 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  apple maps google maps maps

Both Google and Apple keep updating their map apps periodically with fancy new features. From remembering where our car is parked to packing in a punch of indoor mapping capabilities, they have been there, done that. But what’s the most basic thing users require from a map? That it should be able to tell them […]

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Track Utah snowplows in real time

Jul 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis online local government operations dashboard for arcgis sandy snow

The city of Sandy, Utah, receives approximately 75 inches of snow fall annually — nearly three times the average of a typical US city. As a result, Sandy officials need to manage their snowplow fleet as efficiently as possible so … Continue reading


Help San Diego Improve Fire Hydrant Inspection

Jul 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis online fire hydrant local government location analytics navigator for arcgis

In Manage and Complete Hydrant Inspections, you will assume the role of three San Diego city and fire officials attempting to make the city’s hydrant inspection program more efficient. This new lesson from Learn ArcGIS uses Workforce for ArcGIS, an … Continue reading


ArcGIS Pro Tips: Guide for the Esri UC 2017

Jul 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  3d gis analysis & geoprocessing apps arcgis content arcgis desktop

As a GIS lover, I’m a geek for data. Here’s the 2017 Esri User Conference by the numbers: 5 days, 300+ exhibitors, 450+ hours of hands-on training, 1000+ sessions, 17,000+ attendees, and several thousand opportunities interact with each other and … Continue reading


Optimize a Cascade Story for Mobile Readers

Jul 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis online june 2017 release story map cascade story maps

There’s a new feature in Story Map Cascade for the June 2017 release that helps you improve your story maps for mobile readers. You can now add alternate images that are shown on mobile devices in place of more complex media types, … Continue reading


Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund Success Stories: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Jul 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The EPA Blog under tags  epa connect

By: Barry N. Breen, Acting Assistant Administrator, Office of Land and Emergency Management. We are proud of the environmental and economic accomplishments made by local communities who use EPA resources provided through our Brownfields program to clean up and reuse … Continue reading


Standardizing Terminology

Jul 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at In The Scan under tags  standards

Ever wonder if you are using a new term, such as structure from motion (SfM) correctly? Well if it has to do with remote sensing or photogrammetry then you are in luck. Photogrammetric Terminology – Third Addition is an official document … Continue reading

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What’s New in Story Maps (ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5.1)

Jul 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  10.5.1 release arcgis enterprise arcgis enterprise 10.5.1 my stories portal for arcgis

Esri Story Maps let you combine authoritative maps with narrative text, images, and multimedia content, making it easy to harness the power of maps and geography to tell your story. ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5.1 has many new features and enhancements. For additional … Continue reading