This week's developerWorks newsletter intro
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Hey folks. I'm going to start posting my newsletter intro on this blog every week. Here's this week's entry. Let me know if you want to see any other newsletter-related stuff here. Don't hesitate to tell me if there's something you like or don't like about the newsletter. And if you haven't subscribed yet, then stop by the newsletter subscriptions page and sign up for your customized newsletter today.
Maybe your travel budget has shrunk. Maybe you get motion sickness. Or perhaps you just don't have the time. Whatever your reason for not attending one of our live technical briefings, we've got good news: Our new on-demand skills sessions can bring the briefings to you. These video-based online presentations enable you to learn a new technology at your own pace -- view an entire lesson or just the modules that interest you. This week, we launch our first session, "An Introduction to XML," which brings the ubiquitous markup language to life with multimedia demos and real-world examples. Topics include XML fundamentals, Web 2.0, Ajax, managing XML data, and much more. Watch for new sessions on other technologies in the days to come. And don't forget to keep an eye on our live briefings -- just in case you find the time, the money, or the Dramamine necessary to make the trip.
Until next week,
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