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What’s New in Esri Vector Basemaps (March 2017)

Mar 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis content arcgis online basemaps community basemaps community maps

As part of the March updates to ArcGIS Online, we released new content to the Esri Vector Basemaps twice in the past month.  Each release contained a variety of community contributions, covering geographic areas from cities to counties to countries … Continue reading


The New ArcGIS Developer Program is here!

Mar 03 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  .net android app developers developer ios

The ArcGIS Developer Program has arrived! It’s a new, improved developer experience designed to be simple and flexible while giving you access to the software and tools you need when developing your solutions. As part of the ArcGIS Developer Program, we have … Continue reading


Living Atlas data at Your Fingertips in ArcGIS Pro

Mar 02 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis online arcgis pro arcgis tip arcgis tutorial demographic data

ArcGIS Pro users enjoy ready to use data at their fingertips! The Living Atlas of the World is the foremost collection of global geographic information used to support critical decision making. It includes beautiful and authoritative maps on thousands of … Continue reading


For Developers, By Developers.

Mar 02 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at odoenet under tags  arcgis devsummit esri gis

The Esri Developer Summit is just a few days away, and I can tell from the coffee consumption around the office that people at Esri are working hard to put the final touches on presentations and everything else going on next week. I’m pretty sure the guy down the hall from me had hair last...

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Ohio Shale Activity, Waste Disposal, and Public Water Supplies

Mar 02 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Articles – FracTracker Alliance under tags  articles class ii data and analysis disposal map

Ohio is unique relative to its Appalachian neighbors in the Marcellus and Utica Shale Basins in that The Buckeye State chose to “diversify” when it came to planning for the hydraulic fracturing revolution. One of the first things financial advisers tell their clients is to “diversify, diversify, diversify.” However, this strategy is usually meant to […]

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Recap: FME World Tour 2017 Kickoff (+ FME 2017.0 Launch)

Mar 02 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Safe Software Blog under tags  about fme fme 2017 fme world tour

First thing’s first: FME 2017.0 is officially here. Go get it! Thank you to everyone who downloaded the Release Candidate in January/February and provided us with feedback over the last few weeks. Your beta testing prowess was so valuable in helping us iron out kinks in all this brand new functionality before the official launch. See What’s […]

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Geospatial World Forum 2017 from the eyes of a geo-student

Mar 02 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  conference events geospatial world forum gwf 2017 india

The city of pearls had more to offer this time apart from jingling bangles and awe-inspiring architectures between the dates 22nd to 25th of January exclusively for a geo student. An event of such great magnitude where leading persons from pioneer geo-industries make a technological show, is a must attend for every geo student. Geospatial […]

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Paper: GeoKey – open infrastructure for community mapping and science

Mar 02 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Po Ve Sham – Muki Haklay's personal blog under tags  citizen cyberlab citizen science eu fp7 geokey papers

The special issue of the Human Computation Journal (see the details of the editorial here), summarises the result from the EU FP7 “Citizen Cyberlab” project. One of the outcomes of the project is the development of the GeoKey platform for participatory mapping. Therefore, a paper that was written with Oliver Roick and Claire Ellul explains … Continue reading Paper: GeoKey – open infrastructure for community mapping and science


What’s New in Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS (March 2017)

Mar 02 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  apps arcgis online mapping march 2017 release web

This update to Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS embedded in ArcGIS Online has many usability enhancements which include the following: Widget Enhancements: A new Legend widget is available for viewing legend information in 3D apps: Analysis Widget – 2 new tools … Continue reading


These wonderful fantasy maps show a perfect balance between geography and expression

Mar 02 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  maps

Maps of fantasy worlds are always inspiring. It’s amazing how human creativity can abstract fictional geographies. That’s why when I came across the works of a Burbank, CA-based artist named Arlin Ortiz I knew I had to feature them on Geoawesomeness. Arlin has been working on a project called Any Which Way: An Adventurer’s Atlas which […]

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