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A Bright, Shiny Service: Sparklines (33 tags)
Joe Gregorio describes how to implement a sparklines web service and web application, and also provides Python and Javascript code for both. Very Web 2.0!

How to Create a REST Protocol (12 tags)
In his first installment of's new column, The Restful Web, Joe Gregorio, one of the people behind Atom, explains how to use REST to create an application protocol in four easy steps.

Yahoo! Web Services (8 tags)
Paul Bausch takes a look at the new Yahoo! Web Services interface and shows how to tap into the API with a sample application.

Implementing REST Web Services: Best Practices and Guidelines (8 tags)
Hao He offers guidelines and best practices for implementing REST web services.

Second Generation Web Services (8 tags)
If SOAP and friends are the first generation of web services, what will the future look like? Paul Prescod explains how the basics of HTTP, XML and URIs will underlie second generation web services.