Esri Debuts New GIS Tools and Apps at the 2020 Annual User Conference

The first two plenary sessions contained a lot of demonstrations by Esri staff featuring the new GIS tools and applications…

July 22, 2020

An Introduction to ArcGIS ModelBuilder

In this overview, Emmanuel Jolaiya introduces readers to ModelBuilder in ArcGIS which can be used to build models for analyzing…

May 4, 2020

How to Use GIS to Make a Lego Map

Depending on the GIS software you want to use, there are a few different ways to create a Lego-style map.

October 29, 2019

Customize ArcMap with Python Add-Ins

Daniel Fourquet walks users through the process of using Python to create Add-Ins for ArcMap.

September 18, 2019

Esri Launches a $5,000 StoryMapper Contest

Esri has just opened submissions for its ArcGIS StoryMapper of the Year Contest.

August 28, 2019

Geo Announcements: QGIS 3.6 Released, New Map Projections Added to ArcGIS and ArcGIS Pro

In the latest geo announcements, QGIS 3.6 has been released, the European Space Agency announces a new school award, ArcGIS…

March 30, 2019

How Archaeologists are Using GIS to Explore Sounds of the Past

Two archaeologists are using GIS tools to model the ancient soundscape of New Mexico’s Chaco Canyon.

January 13, 2020

Automatic Raster Reclassification with ArcMap Model Builder Based on Raster Statistics

Alexandros Voukenas writes about the problem of automatic raster reclassification based on its statistics, using ArcMap’s Model Builder with this step-by-step…

February 8, 2019

Guardacostas Pro: Tracking Illegal Vessels

Argentina’s coast guard, or the Prefectura Naval Argentina will utilize Esri’s platform to create a new, real-time tracking system, aptly…

October 9, 2018

What is a MXD File?

Files with the extension .mxd are ArcMap document files. MXD files are created by Esri's ArcMap, a component of the…

June 27, 2018