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Live Data Options with the Time Aware Template

Jan 17 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


Planning Catalyst Cleanups to Spur Broad Community Revitalization

Jan 17 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The EPA Blog under tags  brownfield grant brownfields epa connect land revitalization

By: Mathy Stanislaus At EPA, we recognize that successful, sustained community revitalization occurs when neighborhood stakeholders, local governments and the private sector work together on a shared plan for community-wide improvement. That is why we created the Area-Wide Planning (AWP) grants program for brownfield sites; a legacy I’m particularly proud of. The Brownfields AWP grant(...)


Recognizing Our Sustainable Materials Management Award Winners

Jan 17 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The EPA Blog under tags  federal green challenge food recovery greening the apple materials management sustainability

By Rachel Chaput EPA’s Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Program represents a systemic approach to using and reusing materials more productively over their entire life cycles. It represents a change in how our society thinks about the use of natural resources and environmental protection. By looking at a product’s entire lifecycle, we can find new opportunities to(...)


Engaging Indigenous Peoples on Environmental Justice at the UN Permanent Forum

Jan 17 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The EPA Blog under tags  environmental justice in action

About the Authors – Ethan Shenkman is the Deputy General Counsel at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Jim Grijalva is a Professor and Directs the Tribal Environmental Law Project of the Northern Plains Indian Law Center at the University of North Dakota School of Law. Danny Gogal is the International Human Rights Coordinator and the(...)


FARO Announces Under $25k Scanner

Jan 17 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at In The Scan under tags  3d modeling sensors the industry

Things are heating up in the 3D laser scanning community to the benefit of all. FARO has just announced the FARO Focus(M) 70 priced at under $25,000. It is targeted at the construction world and public safety forensics. At 70 … Continue reading

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What’s New in FME 2017.0 (Release Candidate Available)

Jan 17 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Safe Software Blog under tags  about fme fme 2017 fme cloud fme desktop fme server

We’re doing something different this year. Those of you who like to open presents early will be thrilled. It’s a Release Candidate, and it launches today. Download FME 2017.0 Release Candidate Download it and let us know what you think before the official release on March 1st. To see FME 2017.0 in action, sign up for the […]

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Ask an Engineer: How Safe is to Store Data in the Cloud and Other Safety Tips

Jan 17 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at GIS Cloud under tags  ask an engineer blog cloud infrastructure and security gis gis cloud

As a growing number of software vendors and users embrace cloud-based solutions, it is important to know the basic facts about the cloud security. That is why we decided to compile some of the most common questions when it comes to the safety of your data, the difference between public and private cloud and other...


Seymour Schwartz’s Hidden Passion

Jan 17 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps collecting events seymour schwartz

Seymour Schwartz is a familiar figure in the map world. A professor of surgery by day, he’s built a reputation as a map collector (and donor), historian and author (his books include The Mismapping of America and Putting “America” on the Map). On Thursday he’ll be appearing at the University of Rochester’s Memorial Art Gallery, as one of the speakers … Continue reading "Seymour Schwartz’s Hidden Passion"


Gender Differences in Spatial Ability Are a Social Construct

Jan 17 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  cognitive mapping gender map literacy navigation spatial ability

A recent psychology paper challenges the notion that men are better than women at directions. When the same test was presented as a measure of spatial ability that women typically did worse at, women did worse than men. But when the same test was presented as a measure of empathy, women did just as well as men. … Continue reading "Gender Differences in Spatial Ability Are a Social Construct"


What’s New with ArcGIS for Emergency Management, ArcGIS for Electric, ArcGIS for Gas, ArcGIS for Local Government, ArcGIS for State Government, ArcGIS for Telecommunications and ArcGIS for Water – January 2017

Jan 17 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  arcgis solutions configurations electric & gas esri local government

During the January 2017 ArcGIS Solutions Release 7 new Solution Products were added to ArcGIS, 19 Solution Products were updated and 4 moved to the Mature Lifecycle Phase. New Solution Products ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Tool enables users to deploy ArcGIS … Continue reading


Treepedia mapping project by MIT will tell you how green is your city

Jan 17 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  maps mit tree map

Trees make cities healthier and more livable. They help mitigate extreme temperatures, provide a natural respite from traffic, noise, and congestion, and improve the quality of life for those living in urban environments. They are a key part of any urban space but how to assess that your city is green enough? In order to do […]

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How Not to Get Lost

Jan 16 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  cognitive mapping lost map literacy uncategorised

I am not one of those people who is always getting themselves lost. In fact the idea of lost is a more or less academic concept to me: I have a rock-solid sense of direction. I suspect that the same is true for most of the map aficionados who read this website. But maybe you are someone who … Continue reading "How Not to Get Lost"


Review Proposed Developments in your Community

Jan 16 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at ArcGIS Blog under tags  3d 3d gis analysis & geoprocessing arcgis for local government arcgis pro

Over the last couple of years, the team at Esri has been working hard at rolling out 3D capability across the ArcGIS platform. This created the groundwork for building 3D solutions that make it easier to start working in 3D. … Continue reading


The Essential Element for Location-based Games in 2017 according to Peter Wittig of Motive.io

Jan 16 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Geoawesomeness under tags  geotrends geotrends2017 motive.io

Think about where you are right now. Are you at home, at work or out? What are you near? Have you been there before? What time is it? Is it sunny, snowing, raining? How much of that does your mobile device already know? All of it and more. If your device knows it, your game […]

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The Rightful Place of Science: Citizen Science

Jan 15 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at Po Ve Sham – Muki Haklay's personal blog under tags  book review citizen science concepts scistarter the rightful place of science

‘The Rightful Place of Science: Citizen Science’ is a fairly slim and small format book. Darlene Cavalier and Eric B. Kennedy edited this short collection of papers that came out earlier in 2016. The book is part of a series, from the Consortium for Science, Policy, and Outcomes (CSPO) at Arizona State University. The series aims are … Continue reading The Rightful Place of Science: Citizen Science



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