- Comparing SVG with Flash
Andreas Neumann has drawn up a table
giving a feature-for-feature comparison between SVG and Macromedia's Flash
Idoox have released the first beta of a
client with SOAP 1.1 and WSDL 1.1 support, available for free through
their Early Access Program.
- SemanText 0.72 released
Eric Freese of ISOGEN has announced release 0.72 of SemanText, a Python application using
topic maps to represent semantic networks.
- OASIS opens European office
OASIS, the XML business standards
consortium, has increased its support for European members by opening an
office in the Netherlands.
- Native XML database for Linux
A new native XML database
engine, available as a technology preview download, has been created by
German company data ex machina.
- B-Bop release Xfinity Designer IDE for XSLT
Designer 1.5 is a visual XSLT development tool intended to simplify the
process of creating stylesheets. A free preview download is available.
- Using XSLT to generate RTF
Eric van der Vlist announced an RTFOutputHandler for the XT XSLT processor which allows XT to produce Rich Text Format (RTF) output.
- Exclusive XML Canonicalization
the initial Working Draft of Exclusive XML
Canonicalization, a canonicalization method built on XML Canonicalization
that reduces the sensitivity of canonicalized XML fragments to context
changes, a feature needed to sign subdocuments.