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Introduction to geojson.io | A geographic utility for creating and working with vector features

Introduction to geojson.io | A geographic utility for creating and working with vector features

This video features an introduction to geojson.io, a browser-based utility that is both elegant and efficient for creating simple vector features for GIS projects. While desktop GIS, be it QGIS or ArcGIS, both contain numerous options for creating vector features from scratch, geojson.io excels with a clean, elegant interface by which you have control over both appearance and the code ...

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Openlayers Tutorial : Google Geocoding

Openlayers Tutorial : Google Geocoding

This is how to geocode in openlayers by using Google Maps API. You will find source code here : https://github.com/tutorielgeo/google…

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ArcGIS API for JavaScript Version 3.16 released

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The ArcGIS API for JavaScript version 3.16 has been released deploying several new features, enhancements, and bug fixes. Featuring this release is the improved Feature Table, which now supports editing feature attributes within the table. Many improvements have been made to the Directions and Measurement widgets, added a new CSS theme, and included vector tile basemaps to the list of named basemaps in the API. To see the full ...

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Download OpenLayers v3.14.2 new release

Download OpenLayers v3.14.2 new release

OpenLayers v3.14.2 has been released! The v3.14.2 release is a patch release that addresses a few regressions in the v3.14.1 release which provides many new features and improvements. Check out the docs and the examples to get started. Download OpenLayers v3.14.2 (the full distribution) from the release page

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Arcpy and Python to backup shapefiles

Arcpy and Python to backup shapefiles

This video explains how to use Python and the arcpy package from ESRI to backup shapefiles from one location to another e.g. folders, network drives, or remote servers.

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Modify Leaflet logo on the map.

Modify Leaflet logo on the map.

Add your name, brand, or company into the Leaflet map logo. The code is available on github: https://github.com/TipsForGIS/modifyL…

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Leaflet and GeoJSON

GeoJSON and Leaflet

In this series of tutorials you will learn how to set up a Leaflet map from scratch (Parts 1-3), how to create GeoJSON files (Part 4), and how to import and style GeoJSON data over your Leaflet tileset (Part 5) and also style the info windows/pop ups. You will also learn how to make interactive buttons to control your GeoJSON layers (Part 6).

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Route360° : Open Source JavaScript-API for Location Analysis based on travel times

Route360° : Open Source JavaScript-API for Location Analysis based on travel times

Make it simple, please! It is time for a new generation of location planning tools Web mapping has gone mainstream for a while now. Rather well-known tools such as CartoDB or Mapbox have helped boost the output of online maps on the web. Not a single day passes without new and amazing map output going viral within the various social ...

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