Using Esri's ArcGIS Explorer Online, you can easily explore geographic information and create and share maps and map presentations. To familiarize you with this user-friendly online application, Esri will host the live training seminar Getting the Most out of ArcGIS Explorer Online on August 18, 2011.
ArcGIS Online Adds Drag-and-Drop Capability
The latest release of ArcGIS Online supports the addition of data from a .csv or .txt file directly to the map viewer. Users can also add GPS Exchange Form (.gpx) files; Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC), Web Map Service (WMS) layers; and KML layers.
Avenza Systems, producers of MAPublisher cartographic software for Adobe Illustrator and Geographic Imager spatial tools for Adobe Photoshop, announces the release of USGS (United States Geological Survey) topographic maps for use on the PDF Maps app, the first and only geospatial PDF reader for Apple iOS devices including the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch.