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What’s New in Configurable Apps (December 2016)

Dec 16 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis online what's new december 2016

The final release of ArcGIS Online for 2016 features tons of new functionality and updates.  Specifically in configurable apps, we have updates to the configuration pages, new functionality for existing apps, improvements to current beta apps, and bug fixes to … Continue reading


Smart Speed Bumps

Dec 16 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at In The Scan under tags  consumer

Add this to the list of everyday consumer lidar applications that may be just around the corner. It’s a smart speed bump developed by Nokian, a Finnish tire manufacturer that includes a laser scanner which measures your tire tread depth … Continue reading

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Use Arcade Expressions to Map Your Ideas

Dec 16 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcade expressions arcgis online cartographic design developer mapping

How do you make a web map if the layer you are using does not contain the exact attribute field that you need? With the December release of ArcGIS Online, you can now use Arcade expressions to get your basic … Continue reading


Hello Arcade

Dec 16 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at odoenet under tags  arcgis esri

Say hello to Arcade. It’s been a while since I’ve made a video. I had a lot of work to do for the DevSummit recently, but this week I decided to wait until the latest ArcGIS Online release because this release introduces a new platform expression language called Arcade! Arcade is kind of JavaScripty, Pythonic...

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Using Join Features to make the most of your data

Dec 15 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  analysis & geoprocessing arcgis online

Join Features is a powerful new tool from ArcGIS Online (December 2016 update) that lets you transfer attributes from feature services or tables using spatial or attribute relationships. This blog will highlight some of the ways you can use Join … Continue reading


Understanding Feature Storage Reports (December 2016)

Dec 15 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  administration arcgis online credits database storage feature storage

As an ArcGIS Online administrator, you may be responsible for understanding, explaining and reporting the credit usage in your organization and you may have looked through your View Status Dashboard diagram and viewed a similar graphic: Many thoughts may have … Continue reading


European GNSS system Galileo is finally live and it’s a great news for everyone

Dec 15 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  galileo gnss gps

Today, on Thursday, December 15th, 2016 after 17 years of development, delays and budget increases, the European Global Navigation Satellite System – Galileo is finally live. With 18 satellites on the orbit the system is not yet fully independent as it lacks of the coverage but it will be initially complemented by the American GPS system. Initiated in […]

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What’s New in Esri Demographics (December 2016)

Dec 15 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis content arcgis online ba desktop ba mobile ba server

The December 2016 ArcGIS Online release contains demographic updates for several countries. Follow the links below to read more: 2016 Environics Analytics data for Canada 2016 Retail MarketPlace (Release 2) for the U.S. 2016 Daytime Population for the U.S. 2016 Crime for the … Continue reading


What’s New in Esri Vector Basemaps (December 2016)

Dec 15 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis online basemaps community maps mapping uncategorized

The Esri vector tile basemaps were updated again this month with new data and map style refinements. Together with other enhancements to ArcGIS Online this week, these updates address the key remaining issues identified during the beta period for these … Continue reading


What’s New in Scene Viewer (December 2016)

Dec 15 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  3d 3d gis arcgis online scene layer scene viewer

With the latest update to ArcGIS Online the scene viewer has also been updated with new features and support for new layer types. Some of the new features will help you with visualizing your data in 3D. Check out the … Continue reading