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New Map Projection Meets Cartographic Needs and Desires

The Equal Earth projection as a pleasing small-scale, equal area alternative to the Gall-Peters projection for mapping.

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Using 3D to Entice Urban Redevelopment

The Downtown Detroit Partnership (DDP) turned to 3D mapping to creatively market its metropolitan areas. 

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Making a Difference

Esri's Policy Mapping website gives every jurisdiction the opportunity to perform meaningful policy research.

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SOFTWARE AND DATA

Making Your ArcGIS Online Organizational Account More Secure

ArcGIS Online organizational security settings now allow access only through HTTPS and standard SQL queries.

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SOFTWARE AND DATA

What’s Your User Type?

Named User levels in ArcGIS Online were transformed into User Types that tailer access to the needs of different users.

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The Importance of Communicating Your Value to Leaders

If you want a government program or project to be successful, securing executive support is vital.

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SPECIAL

Moving from Static Spatial Reference Systems in 2022

The National Geodetic Survey (NGS) is moving to nonstatic national datums in the United States.

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DEVELOPER'S CORNER

House Hunting the Data Science Way

Using data science and the ArcGIS API for Python to find the perfect house.

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Using React with the ArcGIS API for JavaScript

Learn how to use React with the ArcGIS API for JavaScript by examining a sample application.

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Picturing Prosperity for Your Community

ArcGIS Community Analyst's library of professional infographics improve the way you tell your community's story.

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Mapping Current and Proposed Effective Fire Response

Recreate the planning and presentation maps used by Graham Fire & Rescue to obtain a $3.5 million grant.

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About Graham Fire & Rescue

Learn about Graham Fire & Rescue (GF&R), a fire district in Washington state that received a $3.5 million grant.

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Helping Cambodia Find Its Way

The nonprofit Winrock International designed GIS-based tool to evaluate deforesting in Cambodia.

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Make Living Atlas Layers Work for You with Filters

Use filters to limit the vast datasets available from the ArcGIS Living Atlas of World to use it for local projects.

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Top 10 Business Analyst Infographic Features

The Business Analyst Web App delivers on-demand infographics as well as analysis, reports, and maps.

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EDUCATION

Six Ways to Increase Geoliteracy

The big issues are fundamentally tied to space and grappling with these issues requires a geoliterate population.

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A Spatial Tool for Prioritizing Capital Projects

The City of San Diego, California, rolled out a software solution to improve its infrastructure management.

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BOOKSHELF

GIS Bookshelf

New Esri Press books: Switching to ArcGIS Pro; Introduction to Human Geography Using ArcGIS Online; Women and GIS: Mapping Their Stories.

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EDITOR'S LETTER

Location Intelligence Makes a Better Future Possible

GIS can integrate with corporate IT systems using the common thread of geography resulting in location intelligence.

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Briefly Noted

According to Forrester, "Esri is pushing beyond the traditional GIS markets that it has long dominated into the location intelligence market."

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