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ArcGIS Pro Tips: Scale-Based Symbol Sizing

Jan 20 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis desktop arcgis pro map authoring mapping maps

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


Introducing ArcGIS Pro SDK Configurations

Jan 20 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  .net 3d gis analysis & geoprocessing app developers arcgis pro

With the ArcGIS Pro SDK at 1.4, the most significant enhancement is the addition of a new add-in pattern and template which allows you to customize the ArcGIS Pro user interface and user experience at start-up.  It’s an exciting new … Continue reading


ArcGIS Earth 1.4 gets a significant boost!

Jan 20 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  3d gis apps arcgis earth arcgis online national government

ArcGIS Earth 1.4 gets a significant boost! The Esri 3D team is excited to announce the release of ArcGIS Earth 1.4. This release focused on streamlining enterprise deployment workflows and on enhancing the Portal for ArcGIS experience. In addition, major … Continue reading


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