Class Notes (8): Webservices
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These are the class notes for the “Introduction to XML and editing ancient documents” seminar I am doing this summer semester at LMU, Munich What is a web service? The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) defines a Web Service as … Read More

The snowflake coincidence
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Do you believe in coincidences? I don’t really believe in anything very spiritual or in horoscopes. But I am very interested in the concept of coincidences. As an example our car has been playing up for a while, so last … Read More

Make your own pin cushion
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Today I would like to share with you a project I originally made to give away. Nevertheless, I ended up keeping most of these myself. I can always use another pin cushion. Now for a couple of other ideas for … Read More

Using Web Services Tutorial
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In this tutorial you will learn how to find Web Service feeds and you will get to transform them into a list of results formatted with the colour and font of your choice. First let’s have a look at the … Read More

Using the Flickr API
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This is a case study of how you can use Web Services to access information from another web application in your own blog. Flickr have an application called the Flickr API Explorer where you can put together a URL to … Read More