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Date archived: December 6, 2016 | Last updated: May 07, 2013|First published: May 29, 2012Parts of the XML community always grumble that XML is difficult to understand and process. XML is fundamentally complex for various historical reasons, and people proposed simplified versions for more than a decade. JSON and HTML5 threaten some of the most basic XML tenets. MicroXML
Editor's note: This two-article series, originally published in 2012, was revised to reflect subsequent important updates to the MicroXML specification.
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