AJAX and Scripting Web Services with E4X

, May 13, 2005

Never mind the AJAX stuff; see part 1 and part 2 of this introduction to see how easy XML processing can be once you get rid of the (de)serialization idea — provided your language offers appropriate support.

I’m firmly convinced that something more or less equivalent to this will be part of mainstream languages one or two years from now.

[found via Holger Arendt]