In his latest Dive into XML column, Mark Pilgrim reports on some of the hot
topics in the IETF's development of Atom.
XML on the Web Has Failed
In Mark Pilgrim's latest Dive into XML column he argues that most XML on the Web
has failed utterly, miserably, completely.
The Atom Link Model
In Mark Pilgrim's latest Dive Into XML column he explains the Atom linking model,
which is based on the familiar HTML linking model but is more expressive and more
Normalizing Syndicated Feed Content
In Mark Pilgrim's latest Dive Into XML column he dives into the deep waters to
explain how to normalize the content of syndicated feeds.
Mark Pilgrim explains why the Atom developers are using a new kind of
authentication scheme, and he explains why it's necessary.
The Atom API
In his latest Dive into XML column Mark Pilgrim explains the basic operations of
the Atom API, with special reference to the precedent APIs.
Web Disservices: Microsoft's Misstep
In this month's Dive Into XML column, Mark Pilgrim takes a look at Microsoft's
new Microsoft.com web service, suggesting that it might be improved by becoming more
the Web itself.
Should Atom Use RDF?
In this month's Dive Into XML column Mark Pilgrim explains the uses and abuses of
RDF for the new Atom syndication format.
The Vanishing Image: XHTML 2 Migration Issues
In Mark Pilgrim's latest Dive Into XML column, Pilgrim examines XHTML 2.0
object element, which is a replacment for the more familiar and widely
All That We Can Leave Behind
In Mark Pilgrim's latest Dive Into XML column, he continues the examination of
XHTML 2 migration issues, this time looking at the loss of the br element and the
The Road to XHTML 2.0: MIME Types
In his latest Dive Into XML column, Mark Pilgrim begins another multipart series
by setting out along the road to XHTML 2.0. The first stop is the tricky MIME types
Inside the RSS Validator
In his latest Dive Into XML column, Mark Pilgrim explains some of the
implementation details of the RSS validator.
Parsing RSS At All Costs
In his second Dive into XML column, Mark Pilgrim describes his parse-at-all-costs
parser of ill-formed RSS feeds, using Python's sgmllib.
What Is RSS
In Mark Pilgrim's inaugural Dive Into XML column, he reviews the history and
technical details of the varieties of RSS on the Web. He also describes a method for
most active RSS feeds.