An Introduction to StAX (3 tags)
StAX, the Streaming API for XML, is a new API for pull-parsing of XML, developed under the Java Community Process as JSR 173. O'Reilly author Elliotte Rusty Harold gives an introduction to this API, which combines the efficiency of SAX with the ease of use of tree-based APIs.
Push, Pull, Next! (3 tags)
Bob DuCharme compares the push and pull styles of XSLT stylesheet architectures and looks at two new XSLT 2.0 instructions that aid push-style development.