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Zero Waste is Within Our Reach, But….

Jan 19 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The EPA Blog under tags  epa's new england

By Sarah Levinson I would have guessed that my fellow EPA employees would be leaders when it comes to recycling and reducing wastes. Turns out we are leaders, but not quite as far out front as I had hoped. In 2015, a presidential Executive Order on Sustainability directed federal agencies to do their best to(...)


Esri Map Helps DC Crowds Navigate Presidential Inauguration

Jan 19 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Esri Insider under tags  community development managing gis maps

Estimates place the crowds who are expected to turn out in the nation’s capital for the inauguration of Donald Trump at anywhere between 700,000 and 2 million, in addition to related events and protests. In order to help people stay … Continue reading


Quick Tip – Clone in ArcGIS JSAPI

Jan 19 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at odoenet under tags  arcgis esri javascript

The ArcGIS API 4 for JavaScript is a very powerful evolution of the API. A lot of the work under the hood in Accessor and the ability to Autocast properties which helps to simplify the API, make the JSAPI a very robust tool. There’s still a few little gems in the API and things you...

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Live Data Options with the Time Aware Template

Jan 19 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis online arcgis online templates configurable apps templates time

The Time Aware configurable app template provides the ability to animate changes in data through time.  Additionally, it provides a set of live data options can be used to keep the time extent of the app in sync with the data that … Continue reading


This bike sat nav is all about the journey and freedom

Jan 19 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  beeline gadgets

Commuting on bike in a city gives you freedom. You’re not stuck in a traffic, you can ride on bike lines, streets and sidewalks. You can explore the city at your own pace and escape the whirlwind of stop and go vehicles. The experience is great but at the end you want to reach your final destination and for […]

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EPA Regulations and Court Victories Translate Directly into Wins for the American People

Jan 19 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The EPA Blog under tags  epa connect epa science

Over the past few years we have heard a pretty constant refrain about “EPA overreach” which is shorthand for saying EPA has gone beyond the authority given to it by Congress.   Even though as Administrator both Lisa Jackson and I pledged to follow two guiding principles – the rule of law and scientific integrity –(...)


GIS Shows Where to Effectively Target Infrastructure Spending

Jan 19 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Esri Insider under tags  community development gis industry focus infrastructure story maps

During rush hour on August 1, 2007, sections of the Interstate 35W bridge in Minneapolis, Minnesota, began to collapse and fall into the Mississippi River, killing 13 people and injuring another 145. This was only one of a series of … Continue reading


what3words Adopted in Côte d’Ivoire to Improve National Infrastructure

Jan 19 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at GISCafe Voice under tags  big data climate change cloud cloud network analytics crowd source

Chris Sheldrick, CEO and Co-Founder of what3words, spoke with GISCafe Voice recently about the multi-award winning addressing system’s recent adoption as an addressing standard for La Poste, the Côte d’Ivoire’s national postal system. Côte d’Ivoire is the first African nation – and second country in the world (Mongolia is the first) – to adopt 3 word […]


what3words Adopted in Côte d’Ivoire to Improve National Infrastructure

Jan 19 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at GISCafe Voice under tags  big data climate change cloud cloud network analytics crowd source

Chris Sheldrick, CEO and Co-Founder of what3words, spoke with GISCafe Voice recently about the multi-award winning addressing system’s recent adoption as an addressing standard for La Poste, the Côte d’Ivoire’s national postal system. Côte d’Ivoire is the first African nation – and second country in the world (Mongolia is the first) – to adopt 3 word […]


FME Server 2017 – The Best Ever, Thanks To You!

Jan 19 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Safe Software Blog under tags  about fme fme server

Hello again. I’m here to report how your feedback to Safe Software has helped us make FME Server 2017 the best ever! Plus, I want to show you two ways to provide feedback on what you want to see happen in future releases of FME Server. For the last 5 years we have run an annual FME […]

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